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Michael A. Nader, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Michael A. Nader, Ph.D.

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Academic: 336-713-7172 | Department: 336-713-1520

Email: mnader@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Wayne State University, 1982
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1985
  • Fellowship, Uniformed Services University, 1987

Memberships

  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Behavioral Pharmacology Societ
Michael A. Nader, Ph.D.

Michael A. Nader, Ph.D.

Professor, Physiology & Pharmacology
Center for Comparative Medicine Research
Radiology

Research Interests

cognition/learning, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, mental disorders/psychiatry/ps, neurosciences/behavior, nuclear medicine, radiology imaging/nuclear medi, substance abuse, women's health issues

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7172 | Department: 336-713-1520

Email: mnader@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Brutcher RE, Nader MA. Effects of quetiapine treatment on cocaine self-administration and behavioral indices of sleep in adult rhesus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015;232(2):411-420.

John WS, Banala AK, Newman AH, Nader MA. Effects of buspirone and the dopamine D3 receptor compound PG619 on cocaine and methamphetamine self-administration in rhesus monkeys using a food-drug choice paradigm. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015;232(7):1279-1289.

Czoty PW, Nader MA. Effects of oral and intravenous administration of buspirone on food-cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015;40(5):1072-1083.

John WS, Newman AH, Nader MA. Differential effects of the dopamine D3 receptor antagonist PG01037 on cocaine and methamphetamine self-administration in rhesus monkeys. Neuropharmacology. 2015;92():34-43.

Kromrey SA, Gould RW, Nader MA, Czoty PW. Effects of prior cocaine self-administration on cognitive performance in female cynomolgus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015;232(11):2007-2016.

Porrino LJ, Beveridge TJ, Smith HR, Nader MA. Functional consequences of cocaine expectation: findings in a non-human primate model of cocaine self-administration. Addict Biol. 2015;():.

Keck TM, John WS, Czoty PW, Nader MA, Newman AH. Identifying medication targets for psychostimulant addiction: unraveling the dopamine D3 receptor hypothesis. J Med Chem. 2015;58(14):5361-5380.

Kromrey SA, Czoty PW, Nader MA. Relationship between estradiol and progesterone concentrations and cognitive performance in normally cycling female cynomolgus monkeys. Horm Behav. 2015;72():12-19.

Smith HR, Beveridge TJ, Nader MA, Porrino LJ. Effects of abstinence from chronic cocaine self-administration on nonhuman primate dorsal and ventral noradrenergic bundle terminal field structures. Brain Struct Funct. 2015;():.

Nader MA, Banks ML. Environmental modulation of drug taking: nonhuman primate models of cocaine abuse and PET neuroimaging. Neuropharmacology. 2014;76(Pt B):510-517.

Czoty PW, Gage HD, Garg PK, Garg S, Nader MA. Effects of repeated treatment with the dopamine D2/D3 receptor partial agonist aripiprazole on striatal D2/D3 receptor availability in monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2014;231(3):613-619.

Smith HR, Beveridge TJ, Nader MA, Porrino LJ. Regionally-specific alterations in myelin proteins in nonhuman primate white matter following prolonged cocaine self-administration. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2014;137():143-147.

Martelle SE, Nader SH, Czoty PW, John WS, Duke AN, Garg PK, Garg S, Newman AH, Nader MA. Further characterization of quinpirole-elicited yawning as a model of dopamine D3 receptor activation in male and female monkeys. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2014;350(2):205-211.

Beveridge TJ, Smith HR, Nader SH, Nader MA, Porrino LJ. Functional consequences of cocaine re-exposure after discontinuation of cocaine availability. Neuropharmacology. 2014;85():528-537.

Gould RW, Duke AN, Nader MA. PET studies in nonhuman primate models of cocaine abuse: translational research related to vulnerability and neuroadaptations. Neuropharmacology. 2014;84():138-151.

Phillips KA, Bales KL, Capitanio JP, Conley A, Czoty PW, 't Hart BA, Hopkins WD, Hu SL, Miller LA, Nader MA, Nathanielsz PW, Rogers J, Shively CA, Voytko ML. Why primate models matter. Am J Primatol. 2014;76(9):801-827.

Nader MA, Balster RL, Henningfield JE. William L. Woolverton: a case history in unraveling the behavioral pharmacology of stimulants. Neuropharmacology. 2014;87():4-8.

Kromrey S, Czoty P, Rowe M, Nader M. Cognitive performance and homecage activity in female cynomolgus monkeys: relationship to social rank and cocaine reinforcement [abstract]. FASEB J. 2014;28(1 Suppl):848.1.

John W, Green H, Newman A, Nader M. Effects of selective dopamine D3 receptor compounds in nonhuman primate models of cocaine and methamphetamine abuse [abstract]. FASEB J. 2014;28(1 Suppl):661.8.

Gould RW, Garg PK, Garg S, Nader MA. Effects of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonists on cognition in rhesus monkeys with a chronic cocaine self-administration history. Neuropharmacology. 2013;64(1):479-488.

Czoty PW, Nader MA. Effects of dopamine D2/D3 receptor ligands on food-cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013;344(2):329-338.

Brutcher RE, Nader MA. The relationship between cocaine self-administration and actigraphy-based measures of sleep in adult rhesus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2013;229(2):267-274.

Brutcher R, Nader M. Examining the relationship between cocaine and sleep in a monkey model of drug abuse [abstract]. FASEB J. 2013;27():659.2.

Czoty PW, Martelle SE, Gould RW, Nader MA. Effects of chronic methylphenidate on cocaine self-administration under a progressive-ratio schedule of reinforcement in rhesus monkeys. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013;345(3):374-382.

Duke AN, Green HL, Newman AH, Nader MA. The role of dopamine D3 receptors in the discriminative stimulus effects of quinpirole, cocaine, and methamphetamine in rhesus monkeys [abstract]. FASEB J. 2013;27():659.4.

Kromrey SA, Nader S, Nader M. Further characterization of varenicline (VAR) and mecamylamine (MEC) and effects on self-administration (SA) of cocaine (COC) and nicotine (NIC) [abstract]. FASEB J. 2013;27():1098.9.

Lile JA, Charnigo RJ, Nader MA. The relative reinforcing strength of methamphetamine and D-amphetamine in monkeys self-administering cocaine. Behav Pharmacol. 2013;24(5-6):482-485.

Martelle SE, Porrino LJ, Nader MA. Effects of chronic methylphenidate in adolescence on later methylphenidate self-administration in rhesus monkeys. Behav Pharmacol. 2013;24(5-6):478-481.

Balster RL, Nader MA, Freeman KB. Obituary: William L. Woolverton [obituary]. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2013;229(2):379-381.

Blaylock BL, Nader MA. Dopamine D3 receptor function and cocaine exposure. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2012;37(1):297-298.

Gould RW, Porrino LJ, Nader MA. Nonhuman primate models of addiction and PET imaging: dopamine system dysregulation. Curr Top Behav Neurosci. 2012;11():25-44.

Nader MA, Nader SH, Czoty PW, Riddick NV, Gage HD, Gould RW, Blaylock BL, Kaplan JR, Garg PK, Davies HML, Morton D, Garg S, Reboussin BA. Social dominance in female monkeys: dopamine receptor function and cocaine reinforcement. Biol Psychiatry. 2012;72(5):414-421.

Gill KE, Pierre PJ, Daunais J, Bennett AJ, Martelle S, Gage HD, Swanson JM, Nader MA, Porrino LJ. Chronic treatment with extended release methylphenidate does not alter dopamine systems or increase vulnerability for cocaine self-administration: a study in nonhuman primates. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2012;37(12):2555-2565.

Newman AH, Blaylock BL, Nader MA, Bergman J, Sibley DR, Skolnick P. Medication discovery for addiction: translating the dopamine D3 receptor hypothesis. Biochem Pharmacol. 2012;84(7):882-890.

Gould RW, Gage HD, Nader MA. Effects of chronic cocaine self-administration on cognition and cerebral glucose utilization in rhesus monkeys. Biol Psychiatry. 2012;72(10):856-863.

Czoty PW, Nader MA. Individual differences in the effects of environmental stimuli on cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012;224(1):69-79.

Nader MA, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Morgan D. Nonhuman primate models of social behavior and cocaine abuse. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012;224(1):57-67.

Blaylock BL, Nader MA. Nicotinic acetylcholine and dopamine receptors contribute to the discriminative stimulus effects of nicotine in nonhuman primates [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26():1040.12.

Brutcher RE, Nader MA. Effects of in utero cocaine exposure on cocaine-food delay discounting procedures in adult rhesus monkeys [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):1042.1.

Czoty PW, Martelle SE, Gould RW, Nader MA. Effects of chronic methylphenidate treatment on the reinforcing strength of cocaine in rhesus monkeys [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):659.5.

Duke AN, Nader SH, Riddick NV, Czoty PW, Nader MA. Further characterization of dopamine D2/D3 receptors and cocaine self-administration in socially housed female monkeys [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):661.2.

Czoty PW, Gould RW, Martelle JL, Nader MA. Prolonged attenuation of the reinforcing strength of cocaine by chronic d-amphetamine in rhesus monkeys. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2011;36(2):539-547.

Hamilton LR, Czoty PW, Nader MA. Behavioral characterization of adult male and female rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine throughout gestation. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011;213(4):799-808.

Blaylock BL, Gould RW, Banala A, Brundt P, Luedtke RR, Newman AH, Nader MA. Influence of cocaine history on the behavioral effects of dopamine D3 receptor-selective compounds in monkeys. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2011;36(5):1104-1113.

Beveridge TJR, Smith HR, Nader MA, Porrino LJ. Group II metabotropic glutamate receptors in the striatum of non-human primates: dysregulation following chronic cocaine self-administration. Neurosci Lett. 2011;496(1):15-19.

Gould RW, Gage HD, Banks ML, Blaylock BL, Czoty PW, Nader MA. Differential effects of cocaine and MDMA self-administration on cortical serotonin transporter availability in monkeys. Neuropharmacology. 2011;61(1-2):245-251.

Gould RW, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Nader MA. Effects of varenicline on the reinforcing and discriminative stimulus effects of cocaine in rhesus monkeys. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2011;339(2):678-686.

Nader MA, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Riddick NV, Gould RW. Effects of social hierarchy on the behavioural pharmacology of cocaine: sex differences [abstract]. Behav Pharmacol. 2011;22(Suppl A):e14.

Czoty PW, Gage HD, Nader MA. Differences in D2 dopamine receptor availability and reaction to novelty in socially housed male monkeys during abstinence from cocaine. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2010;208(4):585-592.

Czoty PW, Martelle JL, Nader MA. Effects of chronic d-amphetamine administration on the reinforcing strength of cocaine in rhesus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2010;209(4):375-382.

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