Poster Sessions 1 (Friday, Jan. 22) and 2 (Saturday, Jan. 23)

1. The specter of shame and social threat in PTSD: Toward a novel socio-emotional model for DSM-V
Ashwin Budden, PhD (Candidate) in Anthropology and Cognitive Science, University of California, San Diego

2. Bridging psychiatric and anthropological approaches: Analyzing “nerves” and “depression” among older adults in the United States
Britt Dahlberg, PhD (Candidate), Department of Anthropology; Frances K. Barg, PhD, MEd, Departments of Family Medicine & Community Health and Anthropology; Joseph J. Gallo, MD MPH, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Marsha N. Wittink MD MBE, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania

3. Genes for what? Integrating genetics into self-understanding of eating disorder behavior
Michele M. Easter, PhD (Candidate), Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

4. Palestinian perspectives on PTSD and the DSM
Sarah R. Kamens, PhD (Student), Department of Psychology, Fordham University

5. The influence of genes and environment on the differential development of conduct disorder symptomatology among different cultures.
Brett Kia-Keating, PhD, Department of Education Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, University of California, Santa Barbara

6. Culture and emotion regulation after trauma
Maryam Kia-Keating, EdM, PhD, Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara

7. Long-term mental health impact of violence in different cultural contexts
Jutta Lindert, PhD, MPH, University of Applied Sciences, Ludwigsburg, Germany

8. Neurocognitive predictors of functional outcome in Chinese first-episode patients with schizophrenia
Nancy H. Liu, MA1,2,Ya Juan Niu, MD 2, Michael R. Phillips, MD, MPH2, William D. Spaulding, PhD1 1University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2Beijing Hui Long Guan Hospital

9. Explanatory models of depression in motherhood: a study of mothers and health workers in Vietnam
Maria Niemi, PhD (Candidate, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet

10. Neuroscientific psychiatric diagnosis
Avi Peled, MD, Bruce and Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

11. Of Biology and culture: How the harmful-dysfunction framework of disorder can help bridge the gap
Vivian Santiago, PhD, MPH, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholar, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison

12. Progression of depressive symptoms and poor physical health in tsunami exposed mothers: A prospective longitudinal investigation
Thulitha Wickrama, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University; K. A. S. Wickrama, PhD, Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University

The 2007 Conference