Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

External Address: 
2020 W Main Street Suite 201, Box 104410, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
2020 W Main Street Suite 201, Box 104410, Durham, NC 27708


Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1986

  • M.A., Cornell University 1983

  • B.A., University of California - Santa Cruz 1981

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Suppli, N. P., et al. “5-HTTLPR and use of antidepressants after colorectal cancer including a meta-analysis of 5-HTTLPR and depression after cancer.Translational Psychiatry, vol. 5, Sept. 2015, p. e631. Epmc, doi:10.1038/tp.2015.121. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Quantification of biological aging in young adults.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 112, no. 30, July 2015, pp. E4104–10. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.1506264112. Full Text Open Access Copy

Parsons, M. J., et al. “Social jetlag, obesity and metabolic disorder: investigation in a cohort study.International Journal of Obesity (2005), vol. 39, no. 5, May 2015, pp. 842–48. Epmc, doi:10.1038/ijo.2014.201. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Cardiorespiratory fitness and cognitive function in midlife: neuroprotection or neuroselection?Ann Neurol, vol. 77, no. 4, Apr. 2015, pp. 607–17. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/ana.24356. Full Text Open Access Copy

Goldman-Mellor, Sidra, et al. “Is insomnia associated with deficits in neuropsychological functioning? Evidence from a population-based study.Sleep, vol. 38, no. 4, Apr. 2015, pp. 623–31. Epmc, doi:10.5665/sleep.4584. Full Text

Matthews, Timothy, et al. “Social isolation and mental health at primary and secondary school entry: a longitudinal cohort study.Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 54, no. 3, Mar. 2015, pp. 225–32. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2014.12.008. Full Text