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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Electrophysiological Predictors and Indicators of Contingency Management Treatment Response
Principal Investigator:

Sarah E Forster

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Congressional District Code: 14
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2019 - December 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $87,382
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Electrophysiological methods, including event-related potential and functional connectivity approaches, have strong potential to clarify mechanisms of substance use treatment response and characterize individual differences therein. Veterans are disproportionately affected by disorders of addiction, of which cocaine use disorder (CUD) is particularly problematic due to high relapse rates and the absence of approved pharmaco- therapy treatment options. Behavioral interventions for CUD, have there...

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