William B Lawson

Summary

Affiliation: Howard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ziprasidone in Black patients with schizophrenia: analysis of four short-term, double-blind studies
    William B Lawson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University College of Medicine and Hospital, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:478-86. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep paralysis and trauma, psychiatric symptoms and disorders in an adult African American population attending primary medical care
    Thomas A Mellman
    Department ofPsychiatry, Howard University Mental Health Clinic, 530 College St, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:435-40. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint PTSD treatment of African American adults in primary care: the gap between current practice and evidence-based treatment guidelines
    Ruth Elaine Graves
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:585-93. 2011
  4. pmc Serotonin polymorphisms and posttraumatic stress disorder in a trauma exposed African American population
    Thomas A Mellman
    Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Washington, District of Columbia 20060, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:993-7. 2009
  5. pmc Genome-wide association analysis of age at onset and psychotic symptoms in bipolar disorder
    Pamela Belmonte Mahon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:370-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Risperidone in the treatment of Hispanic inpatients with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Edyta J Frackiewicz
    Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Psychiatry 65:371-4. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Trauma, resilience, and recovery in a high-risk African-American population
    Tanya N Alim
    Department of Psychiatry, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1566-75. 2008
  8. pmc Genome-wide linkage and follow-up association study of postpartum mood symptoms
    Pamela Belmonte Mahon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1229-37. 2009
  9. pmc Resilience to meet the challenge of addiction: psychobiology and clinical considerations
    Tanja N Alim
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Alcohol Res 34:506-15. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Culturally adapted pharmacotherapy and the integrative formulation
    Mansoor Malik
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 19:791-814. 2010

Research Grants

  1. COLLABORATIVE GENOMIC STUDY OF BIPOLAR DISORDER
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. COLLABORATIVE GENOMIC STUDY OF BIPOLAR DISORDER
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. Collaborative Genomic Study of Bipoalar Disorder
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. Collaborative Genomic Study of Bipoalar Disorder
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Ziprasidone in Black patients with schizophrenia: analysis of four short-term, double-blind studies
    William B Lawson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University College of Medicine and Hospital, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:478-86. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep paralysis and trauma, psychiatric symptoms and disorders in an adult African American population attending primary medical care
    Thomas A Mellman
    Department ofPsychiatry, Howard University Mental Health Clinic, 530 College St, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:435-40. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that SP is not uncommon in adult African Americans and is associated with trauma and concurrent distress but not with a specific psychiatric diagnosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint PTSD treatment of African American adults in primary care: the gap between current practice and evidence-based treatment guidelines
    Ruth Elaine Graves
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:585-93. 2011
    ..This study is an examination of PTSD treatment of African Americans in the primary care setting. Actual treatment provision is contrasted with existing evidence-based PTSD treatment guidelines...
  4. pmc Serotonin polymorphisms and posttraumatic stress disorder in a trauma exposed African American population
    Thomas A Mellman
    Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Washington, District of Columbia 20060, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:993-7. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Genome-wide association analysis of age at onset and psychotic symptoms in bipolar disorder
    Pamela Belmonte Mahon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:370-8. 2011
    ..8 years in age at onset. Age at onset and psychotic symptoms in BP may be influenced by many genes of smaller effect sizes or other variants not measured well by SNP arrays, such as rare alleles...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risperidone in the treatment of Hispanic inpatients with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Edyta J Frackiewicz
    Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Psychiatry 65:371-4. 2002
    ..A trend toward more frequently occurring extrapyramidal symptoms among Hispanics was also found, which suggests that dosages lower than those typically recommended may be necessary in Hispanic schizophrenics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trauma, resilience, and recovery in a high-risk African-American population
    Tanya N Alim
    Department of Psychiatry, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1566-75. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Genome-wide linkage and follow-up association study of postpartum mood symptoms
    Pamela Belmonte Mahon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1229-37. 2009
    ..The authors then fine-mapped their best linkage regions, assessing single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for genetic association with postpartum symptoms...
  9. pmc Resilience to meet the challenge of addiction: psychobiology and clinical considerations
    Tanja N Alim
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Alcohol Res 34:506-15. 2012
    ..The ultimate goal of such research is the development of strategies and interventions to enhance resilience and coping in the face of stress and prevent the onset of addiction problems or relapse...
  10. doi request reprint Culturally adapted pharmacotherapy and the integrative formulation
    Mansoor Malik
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 19:791-814. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing bipolar disorder in trauma exposed primary care patients
    Ruth Elaine Graves
    Howard University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20011, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:318-23. 2007
    ..The current study is an examination of the usefulness of this instrument in a trauma exposed subgroup of mainly African American patients attending primary care clinics...

Research Grants12

  1. COLLABORATIVE GENOMIC STUDY OF BIPOLAR DISORDER
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Analysis of the existing sib pair families plus this large set of cases and controls should permit the confirmation of several vulnerability genes during this grant period. ..
  2. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The final objective is to determine whether Latinos are at risk for similar problems in diagnostic assessments and treatment assignment. ..
  4. COLLABORATIVE GENOMIC STUDY OF BIPOLAR DISORDER
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Analysis of the existing sib pair families plus this large set of cases and controls should permit the confirmation of several vulnerability genes during this grant period. ..
  5. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The final objective is to determine whether Latinos are at risk for similar problems in diagnostic assessments and treatment assignment. ..
  7. Collaborative Genomic Study of Bipoalar Disorder
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Analysis of the existing sib pair families plus this large set of cases and controls should permit the confirmation of several vulnerability genes during this grant period. ..
  8. Genetics of Early-Onset Depression
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The final objective is to determine whether Latinos are at risk for similar problems in diagnostic assessments and treatment assignment. ..
  10. Collaborative Genomic Study of Bipoalar Disorder
    William Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Analysis of the existing sib pair families plus this large set of cases and controls should permit the confirmation of several vulnerability genes during this grant period. ..