- Ph.D., SUNY at Stony Brook, 1984
- Ed.M., Boston University, 1979
- B.A., Oberlin College, 1974
Brian F. O'Donnell
Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences
Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences
2005-2010 Principal Investigator, "Visual processing in schizophrenia and SPD," NIMH 2 RO1 MH62150-04A1.
2005 -2007 Investigator, "Sensory processing deficits in cannabis use." NIDA 1 R03 DA019630-0, (PI: Patrick D. Skosnik)
2005-2007 Mentor, "Visual System Neural Synchronization in Schizotypy and Cannabis Use," National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression Young Investigator Award (PI: Patrick Skosnik)
2006-2011 Investigator, "Cerebellar timing dysfunction in schizophrenia," NIMH R01 MH074983-01, (PI: William P. Hetrick)
2007-2009 Mentor, NARSAD Young Investigator Award, "An Association Study with Psychophysiological Endophenotypes in Schizophrenia" (PI: Colleen Brenner)
2007-2009 Investigator, "The Effect of Cannabis use on Human Cerebellar Function," NIDA R21 DA 023097-01 (PI: Patrick D. Skosnik)
2008-2013 Core Faculty, "Integrative Predoctoral Training in Drug Abuse," 1 T32 DA024628-01 (PI: George Rebec). This project supports integrative predoctoral training in the neuroscience of drug abuse at Indiana University.
2009-2010 Principal Investigator, "Cognitive Remediation of Neurobehavioral Abnormalities in Schizophrenia," Collaboration in Biomedical/Translational Research Pilot Program, NIH CTSA UL1RR025761-01 (Shekhar, Center PI).
2010-2011 Principal Investigator, "Human Brain Connectivity Analysis: Application to Clinical Populations," Faculty Research Support Program, Office of the Vice Provost for Research, Indiana University.
2010-2012 Principal Investigator (Morzorati, Co-PI), "Neural Oscillations in Schizophrenia and a Rat Model," 1 R21 MH091774-01
2007 Giri Krishnan Indiana University College of Arts and Sciences Dissertation year Fellowship
2008 Jenifer Vohs Clinical Translational Sciences Institute Predoctoral Fellowship
2010 Woo Young Ahn Indiana University College of Arts and Science's Dissertation Fellowship
2010 Olga Rass NIDA 1 T32 DA024628-01 Predoctoral Fellowship (Rebec, Director)
O'Donnell, B.F., Bismark, A., Hetrick, W.P., Bodkins M., Vohs, J.L., Shekhar, A. (2006). Early stage vision in schizophrenia and schizotypal personality disorder. Schizophrenia Research, 86:89-98.
Skosnik PD, Krishnan GP, O'Donnell BF. (2007). The Effect of Selective Attention on the Gamma-Band Auditory Steady-State Response. Neuroscience Letters, 420, 223-228.
Vohs JL, Hetrick WP, Kieffaber PD, Bodkins M, Bismark A, Shekhar A. , O'Donnell B.F. (2008). Visual Event-Related Potentials in Schizotypal Personality Disorder and Schizophrenia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 119-131.
Vohs JL, R. Chambers AR, Krishnan GP, O'Donnell BF, Hetrick WP, Kaiser ST, Berg S, Morzorati SL. (2009). Auditory Sensory Gating in the Neonatal Ventral Hippocampal Lesion Model of Schizophrenia. Neuropsychobiology, 60, 12-22.
Krishnan GP, Hetrick WP, Brenner CA, Shekhar A, Steffen AN, O'Donnell BF. (2009). Steady state and induced auditory gamma deficits in schizophrenia. Neuroimage, 47, 1711-1719.
Brenner CA, Kieffaber PD, Clementz BA, Johannesen JK, Shekhar A, O'Donnell BF, Herick WP. Event-related Potential Abnormalities in Schizophrenia: A Failure to "Gate In" Salient Information? Schizophrenia Research 2009;113:332-338.
Vohs JL, Chambers AR, Krishnan GP, O'Donnell BF, Berg S, Morzorati SL. (2009). GABAergic modulation of the 40 Hz auditory steady state response in a rat model of schizophrenia. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 23, 1-11.
Fridberg, D. J., Hetrick, W.P., Brenner, C.A., Shekhar, A., Steffen, A.N., Malloy, F. W., & O'Donnell, B. F. (2009). Relationships between auditory event-related potentials and mood state, medication, and comorbid psychiatric illness in patients with bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorder, 35, 857-866.
Brenner CA, Krishnan GP, Vohs JL, Ahn WY, Hetrick WP, Morzorati SL, O'Donnell BF. (2009). Steady State Responses: Electrophysiological Assessment of Sensory Function in Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 35, 1065-1077.
Krishnan G.P., Vohs J.L., Carroll C.A., Hetrick W.P., Shekhar A., Bockbrader M.A., O'Donnell B.F. (2005). Steady state visual evoked potential abnormalities in schizophrenia. Clinical Neurophysiology, 116, 614-624.
Krishnan GP, Skosnik PD, Vohs JL, Busey TA, O'Donnell BF. (2005). Relationship between steady state and induced gamma activity to motion. Neuroreport, 16, 625-630.