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Convergent Functional Genomics

Animal Models


3D Mindscape

Current Research


Pathways and Mechanisms


Convergent studies by other groups

Lab Members

Participate in Our Studies
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Niculescu SASS: Simplified Affective State Scale
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Niculescu Convergent Functional Information for Suicidality Scale (CFI-S)
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Semantic Web Primer (PDF file)


On Our Minds

Citations and reproducibility

"Life and Mind"

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Lab Members

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Dr. Niculescu

Alexander B. Niculescu III, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Neuroscience, Indiana University School of Medicine

Director, Laboratory of Neurophenomics
Staff Psychiatrist, Indianapolis VA Medical Center

Biographical sketch

Email: anicules@iupui.edu

Dr. Le-Niculescu


Helen Le-Niculescu, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor




Sumanpreet Singh Gill, M.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow





Rowan Bhagar

Undergraduate Research Assistant




Jim Mullen, Ph.D.

IT Guru




Kyle Roseberry, MD.

Psychiatry Fellow




Joyatee Sarker, M.D., Ph.D.

Psychiatry Resident





Zachery Tracy, M.Sc. 

Research Assistant




Emily Paul, B.Sc.

Research Assistant





Crystal Tracy, M.Sc.

Research Assistant


Will Anastasiadis, Psy.D.
Children's Hospital Colorado, CO

Katie Andrews, M.D., Ph.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine

Brion Bertsh, M.D.
Fairmount, IN

Sugandha Bhosrekar, M.D.
Minneapolis, MN

Elizabeth Belanger, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Hinesville VA Clinic, Hinesville, GA

Dean Bowker, M.D.
California Pacific Medical Center, CA

Natalie Case
Project Manager
Labcorp, Evansville, IN

Jeremy Davis, Psy.D.
Clinical Neurpsychologist
UT Health San Antonio, TX

Craig Dike, Psy.D.
VA Medical Center, San Antonio, TX

Kaitlyn Engle, MD
Pedatrics Resident
IU School of Medicine

Miranda Gavrin
Software Engineer
Aurora, Pittsburgh, PA

Emily Gilmore, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Bethel Olentangy, Columbus, OH

Katie Harlow, M.D.
Pedatric Gastroenterology
Riley Children's Healh, IN

Leslie Hulvershorn, M.D.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, IU School of Medicine

Brigid Kirlin, RN NPI
Dental Medical Support Servives
Indianapolis, IN

Daniel Levey, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine
Research Health Scientist at VA
New Haven, Connecticut, MA

Shira Louria, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
University of Vermont Health Network, Burlington, VT

SudhaRani Mamidipalli, M.S.
Data Curation Stategy Leader
Eli Lilly, Greater Indianapolis

Lauren Myers
Doctoral Intern
Jane Pauley Community Health Center, Anderson, IN

Kyle Olesek, Psy.D.
VA Medical Center, Indianapolis

Zachary Parrett, Psy.D.
VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

Peter Phalen, Psy.D.
University of Maryland

Hayley Robertson, Pharm.D.
Inddianapolis, IN

Swapna Raavi, M.D.
Internal Medicine
St. Luke's, Duluth & Hermantown, MN

Katie Soe, M.D.
Pediatrics/Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Residency
IU School of Medicine

Robert M. Shweitzer, M.D.
Indianapolis, IN

Amy Steiner, Psy.D., LP
Minneapolis, MN

Naga Prasuna Vanipenta, M.D.
Kansas City, MO

Stefanie K. Wolf, M.D.
Gallipolis, OH

Evan Winiger, Ph.D.
Research Fellow
Institude for Behavioral Genetics, Denver, CO

Mikias Ayalew, M.S.
Software Engineer
Glassdoor, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Meghana Bhat, M.D.
Adult Psychiatry
Meridian Health Services, IN

Yokesh Balaraman, M.D.
Psychiatry Specialist
Fort Wayne, IN

David M. Bertram, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Grand Rapids, MI

Alyson Brener
Marriage and Family Therapy
Scotia, NY

Helen Dainton
Resident, Neuropsychiatry
University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Christine Daly, MSc.
Medical Student
IU School of Medicine

Bharathi Eddula, M.D.
Orlando, FL

Griffin Fitzgerald
Principal Scientist, Imaging and Pharmacology
Eli Lilly

Sunita George, Psy.D.
Director of Operations
Modern Therapy, Houston, TX

Steven Hightshue, PT, DPT, ODCS
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Benchmark Physical Therapy, Gainesville, GA

Alison James, Psy.D.
Staff Psychologist
VA Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Seth Judd, D.O.
Napa State Hospital, CA

Kaitlyn Kosary, M.S.
Lab Technician
Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL

Thatcher Ladd, Ph.D.
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
IU School of Medicine

Rebecca Learman, MSW PA-C
Psychaitric Physician Assistant
Henry Ford Allegiance Health, Ann Arbor, MI

Thomas Lowe, M.D.
Diagnostic Radiology
Indianapolis & Mishawaka, IN

Matthew J. McFarland, RPh., Ph.D.
Vice President of Commercialization and Industry Relations
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH

Cory A. Ogden, M.D.
Urgent Care, Family Medicine
Sunnyside, OR

Laura E. Palmer, M.D.
Community Hospital North, Indianapolis, IN

Sagar D. Patel, M.D.
Emergency Medicine Physician
Community Hospital East, IN

Michael Rich, M.D.
Boise, ID

Mark Radel, Psy.D.
LifeSpan Counseling & Psychological Services, Oak Park, IL

Carolyn Sherer, Psy.D.
Clinical Neuropsychologist
National Institute of Health, Washington, DOC

Kanwaldeep S. Sidhu, M.D.
Attending Psychiatrist
Community North Hospital

Ganesh Shankar
Pervasive Technology Institute

Eddie Stage, Ph.D.
Department of Medical Neuroscience, IU School of Medicine

Jiahuai Tan, M.D.
Hematologist & Oncologist
North Mississippi Medical Center Cancer Care, Tupelo, MS

Jeffery M. Vergo, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Chicago, IL

Nabeel T. Yehyawi, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Memphis, TN