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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Cognitive control-related brain activation in veterans and service members with PTSD
Principal Investigator:

Randall S Scheibel

Location: Houston, TX
Congressional District Code: 9
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $210,464
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The underlying neurobiology of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been hypothesized to involve dysfunction within neural systems that mediate fear conditioning, emotional control, and central regulation of the autonomic nervous system. However, functional neuroimaging research examining cognitive skills has also started to identify alterations within other neural systems. In a recent publication we reported preliminary results from a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) cognitive c...

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