Wayne State University
Christine Davie Ph.D.

Christine Davie Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice

Contact

313-577-9875
rabinak@wayne.edu

Office location

EACPHS, Room 2136

Appointments

Assistant Professor

Degrees and Certifications

Ph.D. in Biological Psychology, University of Michigan, 2009

M.S. in Biological Psychology, University of Michigan, 2006

B.S. in Psychology, University of Iowa, 2004

Positions and Employment

Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, 2014-present

Research Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, 2013-2014

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan, 2010-2013

Research Associate, University of Michigan, 2009-2010

Junior Research Scientist, New York University, 2009

Awards and Honors

The Rho Chi Honor Society (The Academic Honor Society in Pharmacy), 2015

Wayne State University Research Mentor's Program for New Faculty (Mentor: Mark Greenwald, PhD), 2015

Society of Biological Psychiatry Travel Award, 2014

Data Blitz Presentation, ACNP Annual Meeting, 2012

Voice Poster Presentation, ACNP Annual Meeting, 2012

Anxiety Disorders Association of America Career Development Travel Award, 2012

Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Research Education Symposium Outstanding Postdoctoral Research Award, University of Michigan, 2012

American College of Neuropsychopharmacology ADAA Travel Award, 2012

MICHR Postdoctoral Translational Scholars Program Award, University of Michigan, 2011

Voice Poster Presentation, ACNP Annual Meeting, 2011

MICHR High-Tech Award, University of Michigan, 2010

Barbara Perry Roberson Summer Research Scholarship, University of Michigan, 2007

Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Honor Roll, University of Michigan, 2006

Rackham Travel Grant, University of Michigan, 2005-2008

Graduated with Honors in Psychology, University of Iowa, 2004

Psi Chi, University of Iowa, 2001-2004

Dean's List, University of Iowa, 2000-2004

National Scholars Award, University of Iowa, 2000-2004

Professional Memberships

Professional Associations: Society for Neuroscience (SfN)

Anxiety and Depression Association of American (ADAA)

International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS)

Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP)

Brain Research and Integrative Neuroscience Network (BRAINnet)

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

The Society for Affective Science (SAS)

Association for Psychological Sciences (APS)

Areas of Expertise

Behavioral and neurobiological mechanisms of aversive learning and memory, threat perception, and emotion regulation.

Cannabinoid involvement during fear extinction learning and retention.

Biomarkers of development, maintenance, and treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and anxiety disorders.

Recent Publications

Greco, J.A.* & Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Fear, Neural pathways of. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (160-163). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C.A., Fitzgerald, D.A., Zhou, X.J., Shankman, S.A., Milad, M.R., & Phan, K.L. (2015). Neural correlates of individual differences in fear learning. Behavioural Brain Research, 287, (34-41).

Mori, S.* & Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Extinction. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (144-145). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Mori, S*. & Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Amygdala. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (14-16). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Classical Conditioning. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (74-75). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Rabinak, C.A., Angstadt, M., Lyons, M.*, Mori, S.*, Milad, M.R., Liberzon, I., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Cannabinoid modulation of prefrontal-limbic activation during fear extinction learning and recall in humans. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 113, 125-134.

Rabinak, C.A., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Cannabinoid modulation of fear extinction brain circuitry: A novel target to advance anxiety treatment. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 20(13), 2212-2217.

Rabinak, C.A., MacNamara, A., Kennedy, A.E., Angstadt, M., Stein, M.B., Liberzon, I., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Focal and aberrant prefrontal engagement during emotion regulation in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder. Depression & Anxiety, 31(10), 851-861.

Wardle, M.C., Fitzgerald, D.A., Angstadt, M., Rabinak, C.A., de Wit, H. & Phan, K.L. (2014). Effects of oxycodone on brain responses to emotional images. Psychopharmacology, 231(22), 4403-4415.

MacNamara, A., Post, D., Kennedy, A., Rabinak, C.A., & Phan, K.L. (2013). Electrocortical processing of social signals of threat in combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder. Biological Psychology, 94(2), 441-9.

Rabinak, C. A., Angstadt, M., Sripada, C. S., Abelson, J. L., Liberzon, I., Milad, M. R., & Phan, K. L. (2013). Cannabinoid facilitation of fear extinction memory recall in humans. Neuropharmacology, 64, 396-402.

Rabinak, C. A., Holman, A.*, Angstadt, M., Kennedy, A.E., Hajcak, G., & Phan, K. L. (2013). Neural response to errors in combat-exposed returning veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 213, 71-78.

Wheaton, M.G., Holman, A.*, Rabinak, C.A., MacNamara, A., Proudfit, G., & Phan, K.L. (2013). Danger and disease: electrocortical responses to threat- and disgust-eliciting images. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 90, 235-239.

Knox, D., George, S. A., Fitzpatrick, C. J., Rabinak, C. A., Maren, S., & Liberzon, I. (2012). Single prolonged stress disrupts retention of extinguished fear in rats. Learning & Memory, 19(2), 43-49.

Rabinak, C. A., Sripada, C. S., Angstadt, M., de Wit, H., & Phan, K. L. (2012). Cannabinoid modulation of subgenual anterior cingulate cortex activation during experience of negative affect. Journal of Neural Transmission, 119(6), 701-707.

Rabinak, C. A., Angstadt, M., Welsh, R. C., Kennedy, A. E., Lyubkin, M., Martis, B., & Phan, K.L. (2011). Altered amygdala resting-state functional connectivity in post-traumatic stress disorder. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2, 62.

Rabinak, C. A. & Maren, S. (2010). Amygdala. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, 4th Ed. John Wiley & Sons, DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0051.

* Student author

Research Connect link

https://researchconnect.wayne.edu/en/persons/christine-davie

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