Susanna Fryer, PhD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
Address401 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco CA 94143
Phone415-221-4810 ext. 6358
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    Stanford UniversityB.A.00Human Biology
    SDUS/UCSF Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical PsychologyPhD2009subfield: neuropsychology
    San Francisco VA Medical CenterClinical Psychology Internship2009

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    Multimodal Neural Investigation of Reward Processing in Schizophrenia
    VA IK2CX001028Jul 1, 2014 - Jun 30, 2019
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Default mode connectivity in typical development &the schizophrenia prodrome
    NIH/NIMH F32MH095404Sep 1, 2012 - Aug 31, 2014
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Brain Imaging in Fetal Alcohol Exposed Delinquents
    NIH/NIAAA F31AA016051Sep 16, 2005 - Sep 15, 2008
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Mennigen E, Fryer S, Rashid B, Damaraju E, Du Y, Loewy RL, Stuart BK, Calhoun VD, Mathalon DH. Transient patterns of functional dysconnectivity in clinical high risk and early-illness schizophrenia individuals compared to healthy controls. Brain Connect. 2018 Jun 01. PMID: 29855202.
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    2. Fryer S, Roach BJ, Ford JM, Donaldson KR, Calhoun VD, Pearlson GD, Kiehl KA, Srihari VH, McGlashan TH, Woods SW, Mathalon DH. Should I Stay or Should I Go? FMRI Study of Response Inhibition in Early Illness Schizophrenia and Risk for Psychosis. Schizophr Bull. 2018 Jan 26. PMID: 29385625.
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    3. Ferri J, Eisendrath SJ, Fryer S, Gillung E, Roach BJ, Mathalon DH. Blunted amygdala activity is associated with depression severity in treatment-resistant depression. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci. 2017 Dec; 17(6):1221-1231. PMID: 29063521.
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    4. Du Y, Fryer S, Lin D, Sui J, Yu Q, Chen J, Stuart B, Loewy RL, Calhoun VD, Mathalon DH. Identifying functional network changing patterns in individuals at clinical high-risk for psychosis and patients with early illness schizophrenia: A group ICA study. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 17:335-346. PMID: 29159045.
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    5. Du Y, Fryer S, Fu Z, Lin D, Sui J, Chen J, Damaraju E, Mennigen E, Stuart B, Loewy RL, Mathalon DH, Calhoun VD. Dynamic functional connectivity impairments in early schizophrenia and clinical high-risk for psychosis. Neuroimage. 2017 Oct 14. PMID: 29038030.
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    6. Ramsay IS, Fryer S, Boos A, Roach BJ, Fisher M, Loewy R, Vinogradov S, Mathalon DH. Response to Targeted Cognitive Training Correlates with Change in Thalamic Volume in a Randomized Trial for Early Schizophrenia. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Feb; 43(3):590-597. PMID: 28895568.
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    7. Fryer S, Roach BJ, Wiley K, Loewy RL, Ford JM, Mathalon DH. Reduced Amplitude of Low-Frequency Brain Oscillations in the Psychosis Risk Syndrome and Early Illness Schizophrenia. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2016 08; 41(9):2388-98. PMID: 27067126.
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    8. Aranovich GJ, McClure SM, Fryer S, Mathalon DH. The effect of cognitive challenge on delay discounting. Neuroimage. 2016 Jan 01; 124(Pt A):733-739. PMID: 26394377.
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    9. Fryer S, Roach BJ, Ford JM, Turner JA, van Erp TG, Voyvodic J, Preda A, Belger A, Bustillo J, O'Leary D, Mueller BA, Lim KO, McEwen SC, Calhoun VD, Diaz M, Glover G, Greve D, Wible CG, Vaidya J, Potkin SG, Mathalon DH. Relating Intrinsic Low-Frequency BOLD Cortical Oscillations to Cognition in Schizophrenia. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015 Nov; 40(12):2705-14. PMID: 25944410; PMCID: PMC4864646 [Available on 11/01/16].
    10. Fryer S, Woods SW, Kiehl KA, Calhoun VD, Pearlson GD, Roach BJ, Ford JM, Srihari VH, McGlashan TH, Mathalon DH. Deficient Suppression of Default Mode Regions during Working Memory in Individuals with Early Psychosis and at Clinical High-Risk for Psychosis. Front Psychiatry. 2013; 4:92. PMID: 24032017; PMCID: PMC3768116.
    11. Fryer S, Jorgensen KW, Yetter EJ, Daurignac EC, Watson TD, Shanbhag H, Krystal JH, Mathalon DH. Differential brain response to alcohol cue distractors across stages of alcohol dependence. Biol Psychol. 2013 Feb; 92(2):282-91. PMID: 23131612; PMCID: PMC3947923.
    12. O'Brien JW, Norman AL, Fryer S, Tapert SF, Paulus MP, Jones KL, Riley EP, Mattson SN. Effect of predictive cuing on response inhibition in children with heavy prenatal alcohol exposure. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2013 Apr; 37(4):644-54. PMID: 23094678; PMCID: PMC3771541.
    13. Durazzo TC, Hutchison KE, Fryer S, Mon A, Meyerhoff DJ. Associations of Cigarette Smoking and Polymorphisms in Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor and Catechol-O-Methyltransferase with Neurocognition in Alcohol Dependent Individuals during Early Abstinence. Front Pharmacol. 2012; 3:178. PMID: 23087644; PMCID: PMC3469037.
    14. Fryer S. Another step forward in relating facial and brain dysmorphologies associated with prenatal alcohol exposure. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2012 Jul; 36(7):1131-3. PMID: 22780985; PMCID: PMC4034685.
    15. Fryer S, Mattson SN, Jernigan TL, Archibald SL, Jones KL, Riley EP. Caudate volume predicts neurocognitive performance in youth with heavy prenatal alcohol exposure. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2012 Nov; 36(11):1932-41. PMID: 22551091; PMCID: PMC3723132.
    16. Durazzo TC, Tosun D, Buckley S, Gazdzinski S, Mon A, Fryer S, Meyerhoff DJ. Cortical thickness, surface area, and volume of the brain reward system in alcohol dependence: relationships to relapse and extended abstinence. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2011 Jun; 35(6):1187-200. PMID: 21410483; PMCID: PMC3097308.
    17. Durazzo TC, Fryer S, Rothlind JC, Vertinski M, Gazdzinski S, Mon A, Meyerhoff DJ. Measures of learning, memory and processing speed accurately predict smoking status in short-term abstinent treatment-seeking alcohol-dependent individuals. Alcohol Alcohol. 2010 Nov-Dec; 45(6):507-13. PMID: 20923865; PMCID: PMC2981519.
    18. Bjorkquist OA, Fryer S, Reiss AL, Mattson SN, Riley EP. Cingulate gyrus morphology in children and adolescents with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Psychiatry Res. 2010 Feb 28; 181(2):101-7. PMID: 20080394; PMCID: PMC2815126.
    19. Spadoni AD, Bazinet AD, Fryer S, Tapert SF, Mattson SN, Riley EP. BOLD response during spatial working memory in youth with heavy prenatal alcohol exposure. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2009 Dec; 33(12):2067-76. PMID: 19740135; PMCID: PMC2789890.
    20. Fryer S, Schweinsburg BC, Bjorkquist OA, Frank LR, Mattson SN, Spadoni AD, Riley EP. Characterization of white matter microstructure in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2009 Mar; 33(3):514-21. PMID: 19120066; PMCID: PMC2651988.
    21. Fryer S, Frank LR, Spadoni AD, Theilmann RJ, Nagel BJ, Schweinsburg AD, Tapert SF. Microstructural integrity of the corpus callosum linked with neuropsychological performance in adolescents. Brain Cogn. 2008 Jul; 67(2):225-33. PMID: 18346830; PMCID: PMC2491343.
    22. McGee CL, Fryer S, Bjorkquist OA, Mattson SN, Riley EP. Deficits in social problem solving in adolescents with prenatal exposure to alcohol. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2008; 34(4):423-31. PMID: 18584572.
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    23. Fryer S, Tapert SF, Mattson SN, Paulus MP, Spadoni AD, Riley EP. Prenatal alcohol exposure affects frontal-striatal BOLD response during inhibitory control. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2007 Aug; 31(8):1415-24. PMID: 17559542.
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    24. Fryer S, McGee CL, Matt GE, Riley EP, Mattson SN. Evaluation of psychopathological conditions in children with heavy prenatal alcohol exposure. Pediatrics. 2007 Mar; 119(3):e733-41. PMID: 17332190.
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    25. Spadoni AD, McGee CL, Fryer S, Riley EP. Neuroimaging and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2007; 31(2):239-45. PMID: 17097730; PMCID: PMC1820628.
    26. Lotspeich LJ, Kwon H, Schumann CM, Fryer S, Goodlin-Jones BL, Buonocore MH, Lammers CR, Amaral DG, Reiss AL. Investigation of neuroanatomical differences between autism and Asperger syndrome. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2004 Mar; 61(3):291-8. PMID: 14993117.
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    27. Fryer S, Kwon H, Eliez S, Reiss AL. Corpus callosum and posterior fossa development in monozygotic females: a morphometric MRI study of Turner syndrome. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2003 May; 45(5):320-4. PMID: 12729146.
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