Harry Scott Swartzwelder

Harry Scott Swartzwelder

Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

External Address: 
323 Foster St., Durham, NC 27701
Internal Office Address: 
Duke Box 104790, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
919.681.6273
Email: 

Overview

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., American University 1980

Selected Grants

1/8 NADIA U01 Effects of Adolescent Alcohol Exposure on Hippocampal Function in Adulthood awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2010 to 2025

Development of a Veterans Affairs Based Comprehensive Lung Cancer Survivorship Program awarded by Institute for Medical Research, Inc. (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2020

Paternal Transgenerational Epigenetic Legacy from Use of Cannabis awarded by John Templeton Foundation (Co Investigator). 2017 to 2020

IPA - Shawn Acheson awarded by Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Principal Investigator). 2018

Pilot Project: Effects of Cannabis on the Epigenome of Humans and Rats awarded by John Templeton Foundation (Co Investigator). 2016 to 2017

Alcohol, Puberty, and Adolescent Brain Development awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2011 to 2017

Developmental THC Sensitivity in Male and Female Rats awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2004 to 2011

Ethanol and GABA Function: Developmental Sensitivity awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2005 to 2010

Non-medical Use of ADHD Medication by College Students awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2005 to 2009

Volume Optical Processing for Near Infrared Raman awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2002 to 2007

Pages

Clark, S., et al. “The NMDA receptor in epilepsy.” The NMDA Receptor, 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192625021.003.0017. Full Text

Davis, James M., et al. “Strategies for Referring Cancer Patients in a Smoking Cessation Program.Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 17, no. 17, Aug. 2020. Pubmed, doi:10.3390/ijerph17176089. Full Text Open Access Copy

Healey, Kati L., et al. “Enduring alterations in hippocampal astrocytesynaptic proximity following adolescent alcohol exposure: reversal by gabapentin.Neural Regen Res, vol. 15, no. 8, Aug. 2020, pp. 1496–501. Pubmed, doi:10.4103/1673-5374.274339. Full Text

Straka, B. C., et al. ““Mixed” Drinking Motivations: A Comparison of Majority, Multiracial, and Minority College Students.” Social Psychological and Personality Science, vol. 11, no. 5, July 2020, pp. 676–87. Scopus, doi:10.1177/1948550619883294. Full Text

Healey, Kati L., et al. “Effects of ethanol on plasma ghrelin levels in the rat during early and late adolescence.Alcohol, vol. 85, June 2020, pp. 111–18. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2019.12.006. Full Text

Schepis, Ty S., et al. “Alcohol use and consequences in matriculating US college students by prescription stimulant/opioid nonmedical misuse status.Addict Behav, vol. 98, Nov. 2019, p. 106026. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.06.015. Full Text

Crews, Fulton T., et al. “Mechanisms of Persistent Neurobiological Changes Following Adolescent Alcohol Exposure: NADIA Consortium Findings.Alcohol Clin Exp Res, vol. 43, no. 9, Sept. 2019, pp. 1806–22. Pubmed, doi:10.1111/acer.14154. Full Text

Swartzwelder, H. S., et al. “Changes in Neuroimmune and Neuronal Death Markers after Adolescent Alcohol Exposure in Rats are Reversed by Donepezil.Sci Rep, vol. 9, no. 1, Aug. 2019, p. 12110. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-47039-1. Full Text

Swartzwelder, H. S., et al. “Changes in Neuroimmune and Neuronal Death Markers after Adolescent Alcohol Exposure in Rats are Reversed by Donepezil.” Scientific Reports, vol. 9, NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, Aug. 2019. Wos, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-47039-1. Full Text

Landin, Justine D., et al. “General anesthetic exposure in adolescent rats causes persistent maladaptations in cognitive and affective behaviors and neuroplasticity.Neuropharmacology, vol. 150, May 2019, pp. 153–63. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2019.03.022. Full Text

Pages

Hauser, S. R., et al. “ADOLESCENT BINGE-LIKE ETOH EXPOSURE ENHANCES INNATE ANXIETY LEVELS AND ANXIOLYTIC EFFECTS OF ETOH WITHIN THE CENTRAL NUCLEUS OF THE AMYGDALA.” Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 44, 2020, pp. 41–41.

Shofer, S., et al. “P1.16-13 Development of a Veterans Affairs Based Comprehensive Lung Cancer Survivorship Program.” Journal of Thoracic Oncology, vol. 14, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2019, pp. S591–S591. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jtho.2019.08.1239. Full Text

Healey, K. L., et al. “ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL EXPOSURE INDUCES NEUROIMMUNE AND NEURONAL DEATH MARKERS IN ADULTHOOD: REVERSAL BY DONEPEZIL.” Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 43, WILEY, 2019, pp. 208A-208A.

Risher, M. .. L., et al. “ENDURING EFFECTS OF REPEATED ADOLESCENT ETHANOL EXPOSURE ON GLIAL-NEURONAL INTERACTIONS AND THE REGULATION OF HIPPOCAMPAL SYNAPTIC ACTIVITY.” Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 40, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2016, pp. 277A-277A.

Risher, M. .. L., et al. “ADOLESCENT INTERMITTENT ETHANOL EXPOSURE ALTERS ASTROCYTE SIGNALING IN A RAT MODEL: DYSREGULATION OR ADAPTATION?Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 40, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2016, pp. 20A-20A.

Swartzwelder, H. S., et al. “Changes in the Adult GluN2B Associated Proteome following Adolescent Intermittent Ethanol Exposure.” Plos One, vol. 11, no. 5, 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155951. Full Text

Landin, J. D., et al. “ISOFLURANE EXPOSURE ENHANCES ETHANOL-RELATED BEHAVIORAL RESPONSES IN ADOLESCENT RATS.” Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 38, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2014, pp. 286A-286A.

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