Scott Haden Kollins

Scott Haden Kollins

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

External Address: 
2608 Erwin Road Lakeview Pavi, Durham, NC 27705
Internal Office Address: 
Box 3527 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: 
919.681.0014

Overview

Scott H. Kollins, PhD received his undergraduate degree in psychology from Duke and his Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology from Auburn University. After completing his clinical internship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he served as Chief Intern, he joined the faculty of the Department of Psychology at Western Michigan University for three years, before joining the Duke faculty in 2000. Dr. Kollins has published more than 125 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.  Over the past 10 years, his research has been supported by 6 different federal agencies, including NICHD, NIDA, NIMH, NIEHS, NINDS, and EPA, and he currently holds a mid-career K24 award from NIDA.  He has also served as PI on more than 40 industry-funded clinical trials and is a consultant to a number of pharmaceutical companies in the area of ADHD clinical psychopharmacology.  He has served as a standing member of the Child Psychopathology and Developmental Disabilities study section and also served as an ad-hoc reviewer for 10 additional NIH study sections and 7 international granting agencies. He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Attention Disorders and has reviewed for more than 50 different peer-reviewed journals. He is an elected member of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence and the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. Dr. Kollins is a licensed clinical psychologist and maintains a practice through the ADHD Program’s outpatient clinic. His research interests are in the areas of psychopharmacology and the intersection of ADHD and substance abuse, particularly cigarette smoking.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Auburn University 1997

Selected Grants

Paternal Transgenerational Epigenetic Legacy from Use of Cannabis awarded by John Templeton Foundation (Co-Project Leader). 2017 to 2021

Increasing Motivation in ADHD Via Self-activation of VTA awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2021

Smoking/Nicotine Dependence in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2020

Modeling the Neurobehavioral Basis of Extrinsic and Volitional Motivation in ADHD awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Sponsor). 2017 to 2020

Reactions to Reduced Nicotine Cigarettes in Young Adult Low-Frequency Smokers awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2016 to 2020

Effects of Nicotine Reduction on Smoking Behavior in ADHD Smokers awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2019

mSMART: Mobile App based Personalized Solutions and Tools for Medication Adherence of Rx Pills awarded by Intelligent Automation Inc. (Co Investigator). 2014 to 2019

Pages

García-Marín, Luis M., et al. “Large-scale genetic investigation reveals genetic liability to multiple complex traits influencing a higher risk of ADHD.Sci Rep, vol. 11, no. 1, Nov. 2021, p. 22628. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/s41598-021-01517-7. Full Text

Kollins, Scott H., et al. “A Randomized, Controlled Laboratory Classroom Study of Serdexmethylphenidate and d-Methylphenidate Capsules in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol, vol. 31, no. 9, Nov. 2021, pp. 597–609. Pubmed, doi:10.1089/cap.2021.0077. Full Text

Engelhard, Matthew, et al. “Patterns of Health Services Use Before Age 1 in Children Later Diagnosed With ADHD.J Atten Disord, vol. 25, no. 12, Oct. 2021, p. 1639. Pubmed, doi:10.1177/1087054720914352. Full Text

Weissler, E. Hope, et al. “Correction to: The role of machine learning in clinical research: transforming the future of evidence generation.Trials, vol. 22, no. 1, Sept. 2021, p. 593. Pubmed, doi:10.1186/s13063-021-05571-4. Full Text

Perochon, Sam, et al. “A scalable computational approach to assessing response to name in toddlers with autism.J Child Psychol Psychiatry, vol. 62, no. 9, Sept. 2021, pp. 1120–31. Pubmed, doi:10.1111/jcpp.13381. Full Text

Faraone, Stephen V., et al. “The World Federation of ADHD International Consensus Statement: 208 Evidence-based conclusions about the disorder.Neurosci Biobehav Rev, vol. 128, Sept. 2021, pp. 789–818. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2021.01.022. Full Text

Sweitzer, Maggie M., et al. “Reactions to reduced nicotine content cigarettes in a sample of young adult, low-frequency smokers.Psychopharmacology (Berl), vol. 238, no. 9, Sept. 2021, pp. 2429–38. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s00213-021-05864-1. Full Text

Weissler, E. Hope, et al. “The role of machine learning in clinical research: transforming the future of evidence generation.Trials, vol. 22, no. 1, Aug. 2021, p. 537. Pubmed, doi:10.1186/s13063-021-05489-x. Full Text

Chang, Zhuoqing, et al. “Computational Methods to Measure Patterns of Gaze in Toddlers With Autism Spectrum Disorder.Jama Pediatr, vol. 175, no. 8, Aug. 2021, pp. 827–36. Pubmed, doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.0530. Full Text

Pages

Childress, Ann Catherine, et al. “2.22 Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate for Preschool Children With ADHD.” Journal of the American Academy of Child &Amp; Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 57, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2018, pp. S165–66. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2018.09.110. Full Text

Kollins, Scott H., et al. “2.40 A Multicenter, Randomized, Active-Control Registration Trial of Software Treatment for Actively Reducing Severity of ADHD (Stars-Adhd) to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of a Novel, Home-Based, Digital Treatment for Pediatric ADHD.” Journal of the American Academy of Child &Amp; Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 57, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2018, pp. S172–S172. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2018.09.128. Full Text

Lunsford-Avery, J. R., et al. “0762 Sleeping at Home: Feasibility and Tolerability of Ambulatory Polysomnography for Use with Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.” Sleep, vol. 41, no. suppl_1, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018, pp. A283–84. Crossref, doi:10.1093/sleep/zsy061.761. Full Text

Kollins, Scott, et al. “Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Exposure Alters Sperm Methylation Profiles: Concurrent Results From Humans and Rats.” Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 42, NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2017, pp. S642–43.

Mitchell, John T., et al. “21.2 Substance Use Among Children With and Without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Followed Prospectively Into Early Adulthood in the MTA.” Journal of the American Academy of Child &Amp; Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 56, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2017, pp. S334–35. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2017.07.700. Full Text

Murphy, S. K., et al. “Environment and Gametic Epigenetic Reprogramming.Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, vol. 58, WILEY, 2017, pp. S28–S28.

Sweitzer, Maggie, et al. “ADHD, Smoking Withdrawal, and Resting State Functional Connectivity: Results of a fMRI Study With Methylphenidate Challenge.” Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 41, NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2016, pp. S614–15.

Kollins, Scott, et al. “Initial Response to Intranasal Nicotine Young Adults With and Without Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.” Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 41, 2016, pp. S452–53.

Kollins, Scott H., et al. “6.41 A SIX-MONTH OPEN-LABEL MULTICENTER STUDY OF THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF PRC-063 IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.” Journal of the American Academy of Child &Amp; Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 55, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2016, pp. S217–S217. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2016.09.361. Full Text

Kollins, Scott H., et al. “6.42 A RANDOMIZED DOUBLE-BLIND PLACEBO-CONTROLLED MULTICENTER STUDY MEASURING THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF A NOVEL, EXTENDED-RELEASE FORMULATION OF METHYLPHENIDATE (PRC-063) IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.” Journal of the American Academy of Child &Amp; Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 55, no. 10, Elsevier BV, 2016, pp. S217–18. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2016.09.362. Full Text

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