Anna R. Docherty, PhD

Curriculum Vitae

Anna R. Docherty, PhD portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
  • Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience
  • Affiliate Assistant Professor, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric & Behavioral Genetics

Publications

Publications

  • Docherty, A. R., Moscati, A., Savage, J., Salvatore, J., Cooke, M., Aliev, F., Moore, A., Edwards, A. C., Adkins, D. E., Webb, B. T., Dick, D., Bacanu, S. A. & Kendler, K. S. (2017). Polygenic prediction of the phenome in emerging adulthood. In review, Psychological Science. Pending, 01/03/2017.
  • Merrill, A. M., Karcher, N. R., Cicero, D. C., Becker, T. M., Docherty, A. R., & Kerns, J. G. (2017). Evidence that communication impairment in schizophrenia is associated with generalized poor task performance. Psychiatry Research. In press, 01/03/2017.
  • Sawyers, C.,* Moore, A. A., Adkins, D. E, & Docherty, A. R. (2017). Opportunities for an enhanced integration of neuroimaging and genomics in psychiatry. *student. Submitted, 01/02/2017.
  • Docherty, A. R., Moscati, A., Adkins, D. E., Corvin, A., O'Neil, F. A., Riley, B. P., Kendler, K. S., Sullivan, P. F., Fanous, A. H. & Bacanu, S. A. (2017). Proof of concept: Genetic classification of schizophrenia risk using molecular pathways. In progress, 01/02/2017.
  • Docherty, A.R. (2017). Editorial: Genetic susceptibility to depression and obesity. British Journal of Psychiatry. In press, 01/01/2017.
  • Docherty, A. R., Lano, T., Adkins, D. E., Sponheim, S. R., & Kerns, J. G. (2017). Effort-based decision making and genetic liability for schizophrenia. Submitted, 01/01/2017.
  • Edwards, A. C., Docherty, A. R., Moscati, A., Bigdeli, T. B., Peterson, R., Hettema, J., Flint, J., & Kendler, K. S. (2017). Polygenic risk for severe psychopathology among Europeans is associated with major depressive disorder in a Han Chinese sample. In review at Psychological Medicine. Submitted, 12/28/2016.
  • Eyler, L. T., Gough, S., Mischel, A. K., Elman, J. A., Hagler, D. J., Franz, C. E., Docherty, A. R., Dale, A. M. & Kremen, W. S. (2017). Resting State Abnormalities of the Default Mode Network in Mild Cognitive Impairment? A Systematic Review. In review at Biological Psychiatry. Submitted, 12/21/2016.
  • Gillespie, N. A., Neale, M. C., Bates, T. C., Docherty, A. R., Eyler, L. T., Fennema-Notestine, C., Vassileva, J., Lyons, M. J., Prom-Wormley, E. C., Hickie, I. B., McGrath, J. J., Martin, N. G., Panizzon, M. S., Franz, C. E., Kremen, W. S., & Wright, M. J. (2017). Testing associations between cannabis use and subcortical volumes in two large population-based samples: Importance of accounting for co-occurring nicotine and multi-substance use. Submitted, 12/15/2016.
  • Docherty, A. R., Bigdeli, T. B., Yang, Z., Edwards, A. C., Peterson, R., Webb, B. T., Bacanu, S. A., Flint, J., Kendler, K. S., CONVERGE Consortium. (2017). Age at onset & family history of major depression: polygenic association with major depression? Depression and Anxiety. In press, 10/14/2016.
  • Docherty, A. R., Moscati, A. A. & Fanous, A. H. (2016). Cross-disorder psychiatric genomics. Current Behavioral Neuroscience Reports.. Published, 08/02/2016.
  • Docherty, A. R., Moscati, A., Peterson, R., Edwards, A. C., Bigdeli, T. B., Adkins, D. E., Webb, B. T., Bacanu, S. A., Flint, J., Kendler, K. S. (2016). SNP-Based heritability estimates of the personality dimensions and polygenic prediction of both neuroticism and major depression: Findings from CONVERGE. Translational Psychiatry.. Published, 08/01/2016.
  • Edwards, A. C., Aggen, S. H., Cai, N., Bigdeli, T. B., Peterson, R. E., Docherty, A. R., Webb, B. T., Flint, J., & Kendler, K. S. (2016). Chronicity of depression and molecular markers in a large sample of Han Chinese women. Depression & Anxiety. Published, 08/01/2016.
  • Docherty, A. R. (2016). Genomic approaches to phenotype prediction. JAMA Psychiatry.. Published, 01/07/2016.
  • Docherty, A. R., Kremen, W., Panizzon, M., Franz, C., Lyons, M. J., Eaves, L., & Neale, M. C. (2015). Comparison of twin and extended pedigree designs for obtaining heritability estimates. Behavior Genetics. Published, 12/07/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R., Panizzon, M., Neale, M. C., Chen, C., Fiecas, M., Elyer, L. T., Fennema-Notestine, C., Hagler, D., Fischl, B., Franz, C., Jak, A., Lyons, M. J., Rinker, D., Thompson, W. K., Tsuang, M., Dale, A., & Kremen, W. (2015). Does degree of gyrification underlie the phenotypic and genetic associations between cortical surface area and cognitive ability? In press at NeuroImage.. Published, 10/08/2015.
  • Cicero, D. C., Docherty, A. R., Becker, T. M., Martin, E. A., & Kerns, J. K. (2015). Aberrant salience, self-concept clarity, and interview-rated psychotic-like experiences. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment. . Published, 08/07/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R., Panizzon, M., Sawyers, C. K., Neale, M. C., Elyer, L. T., Fennema-Notestine, C., Hagler, D., Fischl, B., Franz, C., Thompson, W. K., Tsuang, M., Dale, A., & Kremen, W. (2015). Genetic network properties of the human cortex based on regional thickness and surface area measures. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. Published, 08/03/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R., Bigdeli, T. B., Edwards, A. C., Bacanu, S., Lee, D., Neale, M. C., M., Wormley, B. S., Walsh, D., O’Neill, F. A., Riley, B. P., Kendler, K. S. & Fanous, A. H. (2015). Gene-based and gene pathway analysis of symptom dimensions of psychotic illness based on schizophrenia-specific model of the OPCRIT. Schizophrenia Research. . Published, 08/03/2015.
  • Edwards, A. C., Bigdeli, T. B., Docherty, A. R., Bacanu, S., Lee, D., DeCandia, T., Moscati, A., Thiselton, D. M., Maher, B. S., Wormley, B. S., Walsh, D., O’Neill, F. A., Kendler, K. S., Riley, B. P. & H. Fanous, A. H. (2015). Meta-analysis of positive and negative symptoms reveals schizophrenia modifier genes. Schizophrenia Bulletin. Published, 08/03/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R. (2015). Regarding brain structural abnormalities in intellectually superior schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging.. Published, 08/03/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R., Sponheim, S. R., & Kerns, J. G. (2015) Self-reported affective traits and current affective experience in biological relatives of people with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research.. Published, 08/03/2015.
  • Panizzon, M., Neale, M. C., Docherty, A. R., Franz, C., Jacobson, K., Fiecas, M., Toomey, R., Xian, H., Vasilopoulos, T., Rana, B., McKenzie, R., Lyons, M. & Kremen, W. (2015). Genetic and environmental architecture of changes in episodic memory from middle to late middle age. Psychology and Aging.. Published, 01/02/2015.
  • Docherty, A. R. & Sponheim, S. R. (2014). Anhedonia as an Indicator of Genetic Liability to Schizophrenia. M. Ritsner (Ed.), Anhedonia: A Comprehensive Handbook. Dordrecht: Springer. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Docherty, A. R., Cicero, D. C., Becker, T. M., & Kerns, J. G. (2014). Self-reported ambivalence in schizophrenia and associations with negative mood. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Docherty, A. R., Sponheim, S. R., & Gizer, I. A. (2014). DISC1 loci not associated with anhedonia in individuals with genetic liability for schizophrenia. Psychiatric Genetics. . Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Cicero, D. C., Becker, T. M., Martin, E. A., Docherty, A. R., & Kerns, J. K. (2014). Correspondence between psychometric and clinical high risk for psychosis. Psychological Assessment. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Docherty, A. R., Sponheim, S. R., & Kerns, J. G. (2014). Further examination of ambivalence in relation to the schizophrenia spectrum. Schizophrenia Research. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Eaton, N. R., Krueger, R. F., Docherty, A. R. & Sponheim, S. R. (2014). Toward a Model-Based Approach to the Clinical Assessment of Personality Psychopathology. Journal of Personality Assessment.. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • January, A. M., Meyerson, D. A., Reddy, L. F., Docherty, A. R., & Klonoff, E. A. (2014). Impressions of misconduct: Clinical psychology doctoral students’ perceptions of faculty ethical violations. Training and Education in Professional Psychology.. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Vrieze, S. I., Docherty, A. R., Arbisi, P., Thuras, P., Abecasis, C., Erbes, C. R., Siegel, W., Iacono, W., Sponheim, S. R., & Leskela, J. (2014). The electronic medical record is an invaluable clinical tool. Let’s start using it. Psychiatric Services. Published, 01/01/2014.
  • Cicero, D. C. Becker, T. M., Martin, E. A., Docherty, A. R., & Kerns, J. G. (2013). The role of aberrant salience and low self-concept clarity in psychotic-like experiences. Personality Disorders, 4, 33-42. Published, 08/01/2013.
  • Docherty, A. R., Coleman, M. J., Deutsch, C., Tu, X., Mendell, N. R., & Levy, D. L. (2012). Comparison of putative endophenotypes in schizophrenia patients with and without obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms: Examining evidence for the schizo-obsessive subtype. Schizophrenia Research, 140, 83-86. Published, 08/01/2012.
  • Martin, E. A., Becker, T. M., Cicero, D. C., Docherty, A. R. & Kerns, J. G. (2011). Differential associations between schizotypy facets and aspects of attention to emotion. Psychiatry Research, 187, 94-99. Published, 08/01/2011.
  • Docherty, A. R., Berenbaum, H. & Kerns, J. G. (2011). Alogia and formal thought disorder: differential patterns of verbal fluency task performance. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 45, 1352-1357. Published, 08/01/2011.
  • Docherty, A. R. (2010). Society for International Research of Schizophrenia essay awards: A unifying hypothesis for the pathogenesis of schizotypal anhedonia. Schizophrenia Research Forum, www.schizophreniaforum.org/ images/ SRFSIRSEssaytop12.pdf. Accessed January 1, 2014. Published, 08/01/2010.
  • Grijalva, F. E., Ford, J. D., Docherty, A. R., Fricker-Elhai, A. E., & Elhai, J. D. (2008). Sociodemographic associations with mental health and residential care utilization among juvenile delinquents. Psychological Services, 5, 153-160. Published, 08/01/2008.
  • Kerns, J. G., Docherty, A. R. & Martin, E. A. (2008). Social and physical anhedonia and valence and arousal aspects of emotional experience. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 735-746. Published, 08/01/2008.
  • Docherty, A. R. & Sponheim, S. R. (2008). Anhedonia as a phenotype for the Val158Met COMT polymorphism in relatives of patients with schizophrenia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 788-798. Published, 08/01/2008.
  • Elhai, J. D., Gray, M. J., Docherty, A. R., Kashdan, T. B., & Kose, S. (2007). Structural validity of the posttraumatic stress disorder checklist among college students with a trauma history. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 22, 1471-1478. Published, 08/01/2007.