Daniel E. Adkins portrait
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Psychiatry
  • Associate Professor, Sociology Department

Publications

  • Everett BG, Kominiarek MA, Mollborn S, Adkins DE & Hughes TL (2019). Sexual Orientation Disparities in Pregnancy and Infant Outcomes. Maternal and child health journal. Vol. 23, 72-81. Published, 01/01/2019.
  • Lin B, Kerig PK & Adkins DE (2019). Cross-validation of the Inventory of Callous-Unemotional Traits across reporters and genders in a sample of detained youth. Psychological assessment. Vol. 31, 15-26. Published, 01/2019.
  • Docherty AR, Fonseca-Pedrero E, Debbané M, Chan RCK, Linscott RJ, Jonas KG, Cicero DC, Green MJ, Simms LJ, Mason O, Watson D, Ettinger U, Waszczuk M, Rapp A, Grant P, Kotov R, DeYoung CG, Ruggero CJ, Eaton NR, Krueger RF, Patrick C, Hopwood C, O'Neill FA, Zald DH, Conway CC, Adkins DE, Waldman ID, van Os J, Sullivan PF, Anderson JS, Shabalin AA, Sponheim SR, Taylor SF, Grazioplene RG, Bacanu SA, Bigdeli TB, Haenschel C, Malaspina D, Gooding DC, Nicodemus K, Schultze-Lutter F, Barrantes-Vidal N, Mohr C, Carpenter WT & Cohen AS (2018). Enhancing Psychosis-Spectrum Nosology Through an International Data Sharing Initiative. Schizophrenia bulletin. Vol. 44, S460-S467. Published, 12/01/2018.
  • Walters RK, Polimanti R, Johnson EC, McClintick JN, Adams MJ, Adkins AE, Aliev F, Bacanu SA, Batzler A, Bertelsen S, Biernacka JM, Bigdeli TB, Chen LS, Clarke TK, Chou YL, Degenhardt F, Docherty AR, Edwards AC, Fontanillas P, Foo JC, Fox L, Frank J, Giegling I, Gordon S, Hack LM, Hartmann AM, Hartz SM, Heilmann-Heimbach S, Herms S, Hodgkinson C, Hoffmann P, Jan Hottenga J, Kennedy MA, Alanne-Kinnunen M, Konte B, Lahti J, Lahti-Pulkkinen M, Lai D, Ligthart L, Loukola A, Maher BS, Mbarek H, McIntosh AM, McQueen MB, Meyers JL, Milaneschi Y, Palviainen T, Pearson JF, Peterson RE, Ripatti S, Ryu E, Saccone NL, Salvatore JE, Sanchez-Roige S, Schwandt M, Sherva R, Streit F, Strohmaier J, Thomas N, Wang JC, Webb BT, Wedow R, Wetherill L, Wills AG, Boardman JD, Chen D, Choi DS, Copeland WE, Culverhouse RC, Dahmen N, Degenhardt L, Domingue BW, Elson SL, Frye MA, Gäbel W, Hayward C, Ising M, Keyes M, Kiefer F, Kramer J, Kuperman S, Lucae S, Lynskey MT, Maier W, Mann K, Männistö S, Müller-Myhsok B, Murray AD, Nurnberger JI, Palotie A, Preuss U, Räikkönen K, Reynolds MD, Ridinger M, Scherbaum N, Schuckit MA, Soyka M, Treutlein J, Witt S, Wodarz N, Zill P, Adkins DE, Boden JM, Boomsma DI, Bierut LJ, Brown SA, Bucholz KK, Cichon S, Costello EJ, de Wit H, Diazgranados N, Dick DM, Eriksson JG, Farrer LA, Foroud TM, Gillespie NA, Goate AM, Goldman D, Grucza RA, Hancock DB, Harris KM, Heath AC, Hesselbrock V, Hewitt JK, Hopfer CJ, Horwood J, Iacono W, Johnson EO, Kaprio JA, Karpyak VM, Kendler KS, Kranzler HR, Krauter K, Lichtenstein P, Lind PA, McGue M, MacKillop J, Madden PAF, Maes HH, Magnusson P, Martin NG, Medland SE, Montgomery GW, Nelson EC, Nöthen MM, Palmer AA, Pedersen NL, Penninx BWJH, Porjesz B, Rice JP, Rietschel M, Riley BP, Rose R, Rujescu D, Shen PH, Silberg J, Stallings MC, Tarter RE, Vanyukov MM, Vrieze S, Wall TL, Whitfield JB, Zhao H, Neale BM, Gelernter J, Edenberg HJ, Agrawal A & Agee M (2018). Transancestral GWAS of alcohol dependence reveals common genetic underpinnings with psychiatric disorders. Nature neuroscience. Vol. 21, 1656-1669. Published, 12/2018.
  • Docherty AR, Moscati A, Dick D, Savage JE, Salvatore JE, Cooke M, Aliev F, Moore AA, Edwards AC, Riley BP, Adkins DE, Peterson R, Webb BT, Bacanu SA & Kendler KS (2018). Polygenic prediction of the phenome, across ancestry, in emerging adulthood. Psychological medicine. Vol. 48, 1814-1823. Published, 11/2018.
  • Sanders JN, Higgins JA, Adkins DE, Stoddard GJ, Gawron LM & Turok DK (2018). The Impact of Sexual Satisfaction, Functioning, and Perceived Contraceptive Effects on Sex Life on IUD and Implant Continuation at 1 Year. Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health. Vol. 28, 401-407. Published, 11/01/2018.
  • Conradt E, Adkins DE, Crowell SE, Raby KL, Diamond LM & Ellis B (2018). Incorporating epigenetic mechanisms to advance fetal programming theories. Development and psychopathology. Vol. 30, 807-824. Published, 10/01/2018.
  • Conradt E, Adkins DE, Crowell SE, Monk C & Kobor MS (2018). An epigenetic pathway approach to investigating associations between prenatal exposure to maternal mood disorder and newborn neurobehavior. Development and psychopathology. Vol. 30, 881-890. Published, 10/01/2018.
  • Moore AA, Sawyers C, Adkins DE & Docherty AR (2018). Opportunities for an enhanced integration of neuroscience and genomics. Brain imaging and behavior. Vol. 12, 1211-1219. Published, 08/2018.
  • Clark SL, McClay JL, Adkins DE, Kumar G, Aberg KA, Nerella S, Xie L, Collins AL, Crowley JJ, Quackenbush CR, Hilliard CE, Shabalin AA, Vrieze SI, Peterson RE, Copeland WE, Silberg JL, McGue M, Maes H, Iacono WG, Sullivan PF, Costello EJ & van den Oord EJ (2017). Deep Sequencing of 71 Candidate Genes to Characterize Variation Associated with Alcohol Dependence. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. Vol. 41, 711-718. Published, 12/01/2017.
  • Edwards AC, Heron J, Vladimirov V, Wolen AR, Adkins DE, Aliev F, Hickman M & Kendler KS (2017). The Rate of Change in Alcohol Misuse Across Adolescence is Heritable. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. Vol. 41, 57-64. Published, 12/01/2017.
  • Chan RF, Shabalin AA, Xie LY, Adkins DE, Zhao M, Turecki G, Clark SL, Aberg KA & van den Oord EJCG (2017). Enrichment methods provide a feasible approach to comprehensive and adequately powered investigations of the brain methylome. Nucleic acids research. Vol. 45, e97. Published, 10/01/2017.
  • Docherty AR, Edwards AC, Yang F, Peterson RE, Sawyers C, Adkins DE, Moore AA, Webb BT, Bacanu SA, Flint J & Kendler KS (2017). Age of onset and family history as indicators of polygenic risk for major depression. Depression and anxiety. Vol. 34, 446-452. Published, 05/01/2017.
  • Adkins DE (2017). Machine Learning and Electronic Health Records: A Paradigm Shift. The American journal of psychiatry. Vol. 174, 93-94. Published, 02/01/2017.
  • Docherty AR, Moscati A, Peterson R, Edwards AC, Adkins DE, Bacanu SA, Bigdeli TB, Webb BT, Flint J & Kendler KS (2016). SNP-based heritability estimates of the personality dimensions and polygenic prediction of both neuroticism and major depression: findings from CONVERGE. Translational psychiatry. Vol. 6, e926. Published, 10/01/2016.
  • Otowa T, Hek K, Lee M, Byrne EM, Mirza SS, Nivard MG, Bigdeli T, Aggen SH, Adkins D, Wolen A, Fanous A, Keller MC, Castelao E, Kutalik Z, der Auwera SV, Homuth G, Nauck M, Teumer A, Milaneschi Y, Hottenga JJ, Direk N, Hofman A, Uitterlinden A, Mulder CL, Henders AK, Medland SE, Gordon S, Heath AC, Madden PA, Pergadia ML, van der Most PJ, Nolte IM, van Oort FV, Hartman CA, Oldehinkel AJ, Preisig M, Grabe HJ, Middeldorp CM, Penninx BW, Boomsma D, Martin NG, Montgomery G, Maher BS, van den Oord EJ, Wray NR, Tiemeier H & Hettema JM (2016). Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of anxiety disorders. Molecular psychiatry. Vol. 21, 1485. Published, 09/01/2016.
  • Clark SL, McClay JL, Adkins DE, Aberg KA, Kumar G, Nerella S, Xie L, Collins AL, Crowley JJ, Quakenbush CR, Hillard CE, Gao G, Shabalin AA, Peterson RE, Copeland WE, Silberg JL, Maes H, Sullivan PF, Costello EJ & van den Oord EJ (2016). Deep Sequencing of Three Loci Implicated in Large-Scale Genome-Wide Association Study Smoking Meta-Analyses. Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco. Vol. 18, 626-31. Published, 04/01/2016.
  • Clark SL, Gillespie NA, Adkins DE, Kendler KS & Neale MC (2016). Psychometric modeling of abuse and dependence symptoms across six illicit substances indicates novel dimensions of misuse. Addictive behaviors. Vol. 53, 132-40. Published, 02/29/2016.
  • van den Berg SM, de Moor MH, Verweij KJ, Krueger RF, Luciano M, Arias Vasquez A, Matteson LK, Derringer J, Esko T, Amin N, Gordon SD, Hansell NK, Hart AB, Seppälä I, Huffman JE, Konte B, Lahti J, Lee M, Miller M, Nutile T, Tanaka T, Teumer A, Viktorin A, Wedenoja J, Abdellaoui A, Abecasis GR, Adkins DE, Agrawal A, Allik J, Appel K, Bigdeli TB, Busonero F, Campbell H, Costa PT, Smith GD, Davies G, de Wit H, Ding J, Engelhardt BE, Eriksson JG, Fedko IO, Ferrucci L, Franke B, Giegling I, Grucza R, Hartmann AM, Heath AC, Heinonen K, Henders AK, Homuth G, Hottenga JJ, Iacono WG, Janzing J, Jokela M, Karlsson R, Kemp JP, Kirkpatrick MG, Latvala A, Lehtimäki T, Liewald DC, Madden PA, Magri C, Magnusson PK, Marten J, Maschio A, Mbarek H, Medland SE, Mihailov E, Milaneschi Y, Montgomery GW, Nauck M, Nivard MG, Ouwens KG, Palotie A, Pettersson E, Polasek O, Qian Y, Pulkki-Råback L, Raitakari OT, Realo A, Rose RJ, Ruggiero D, Schmidt CO, Slutske WS, Sorice R, Starr JM, St Pourcain B, Sutin AR, Timpson NJ, Trochet H, Vermeulen S, Vuoksimaa E, Widen E, Wouda J, Wright MJ, Zgaga L, Porteous D, Minelli A, Palmer AA, Rujescu D, Ciullo M, Hayward C, Rudan I, Metspalu A, Kaprio J, Deary IJ, Räikkönen K, Wilson JF, Keltikangas-Järvinen L, Bierut LJ, Hettema JM, Grabe HJ, Penninx BW, van Duijn CM, Evans DM, Schlessinger D, Pedersen NL, Terracciano A, McGue M, Martin NG, Boomsma DI & (2016). Meta-analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies for Extraversion: Findings from the Genetics of Personality Consortium. Behavior genetics. Vol. 46, 170-82. Published, 02/01/2016.

Presentations

  • “Physical illness, social disadvantage, and sociosexuality in adolescence and young adulthood.” Presenting at International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS) Annual Meeting. Presentation, Presented, 03/2019.
  • “Physical illness, social disadvantage, and sociosexuality in adolescence and young adulthood" Invited presentation at Duke University, Population Research Institute (DUPRI). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/2018.
    https://dupri.duke.edu/event/daniel-adkins-univ-ut...
  • "Incorporating Genetic Information into Sociological Research", Invited panel speaker at American Sociological Association Annual Meeting. Panel, Presented, 08/2018.
    https://convention2.allacademic.com/one/asa/asa18/...
  • “Social inequality, epigenetics, and adaptation.” Sociology Department Seminar Series, University of Utah. Presentation, Presented, 01/20/2017.

Research Groups

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • 1R01HD095661: Sexual acceptability's role in contraceptive preference and behavior. PI: Jenny Higgins. NIH/NICHD, 09/01/2017 - 09/01/2021. Total project budget to date: $500,000.00
  • "A social epigenomics approach to investigating health disparities among infants raised in low socio-economic status environments. PI: Liz Conradt. Co-PI(s): Sheila Crowell & Daniel Adkins. CSBS Interdisciplinary Research Pilot Program (IRPP) at the University of Utah, 02/01/2017 - present. Total project budget to date: $9,900.00
  • Developmental methylomics of childhood trauma and its health consequences. PI: Edwin van den Oord. NIH R01, 08/01/2014 - 04/30/2017. Total project budget to date: $1,500,000.00
  • Integrating genomic and environmental perspectives on internalizing disorders. PI: Daniel Adkins. NIH K01, 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2016. Total project budget to date: $677,231.00

Research/Scholarship Projects

  • Trauma and depression among war-affected women in post-conflict Uganda. PI: Daniel Adkins. Co-PI(s): Melanie Beagley, Akiko Kamamura. 01/01/2017 - present.

Patents

  • Metabolomics-based biomarkers for lung function (#9,823,204). Status: Issued. File date 06/13/2013; Issue date 11/11/2017.