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Jeffrey M. Engelmann, Ph.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of OVP, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1155 Pressler Street
Unit Number: 1330
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: Cancer Prevention Building - Room 3.3305
Phone: 1-713-794-1742
Email: jmengelmann@mdanderson.org

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2010 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, PHD, Cognitive and Biological Psychology
2005 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, BA, Summa Cum Laude, Psychology

Postgraduate Training

7/2010-1/2013 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Addiction Neuroscience, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, Paul M. Cinciripini

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Instructor, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of OVP, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2/2013-2/2016

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Zhang L, Guindani M, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Vannucci M. A spatio-temporal Bayesian model of multi-subject fMRI data. Annals of Applied Statistics. In Press.
2. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Gewirtz JC, Cinciripini PM. Individual differences in brain responses to cigarette-related cues and pleasant stimuli in young smokers. Drug Alcohol Depend 163:229-35, 6/2016. e-Pub 4/2016. PMCID: PMC4880545.
3. Robinson JD, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Gilbert DG, Waters AJ, Gritz ER, Cinciripini PM. Attentional bias to smoking and other motivationally relevant cues is affected by nicotine exposure and dose expectancy. J Psychopharmacol. e-Pub 4/19/2016. PMID: 27097731.
4. Cui Y, Robinson JD, Engelmann JM, Lam CY, Minnix JA, Karam-Hage M, Wetter DW, Dani JA, Kosten TR, Cinciripini PM. Reinforcement sensitivity underlying treatment-seeking smokers' affect, smoking reinforcement motives, and affective responses. Psychol Addict Behav 29(2):300-11, 6/2015. e-Pub 1/2015. PMCID: PMC4469611.
5. Robinson JD, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Slapin A, Oum R, Cinciripini PM. The Motivational Salience of Cigarette-Related Stimuli Among Former, Never, and Current Smokers. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 23(1):37-48, 2/2015. e-Pub 12/2014. PMCID: PMC4314387.
6. Robinson JD, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Versace F, Waters AJ, Gilbert DG, Gritz ER, Cinciripini PM. The effects of nicotine dose expectancy and motivationally relevant distracters on vigilance. Psychol Addict Behav 28(3):752-60, 9/2014. e-Pub 5/2014. PMID: 24841184.
7. Versace F*, Engelmann JM*, Robinson JD, Jackson EF, Green CE, Lam CY, Minnix JA, Karam-Hage MA, Brown VL, Wetter DW, Cinciripini PM. Prequit FMRI responses to pleasant cues and cigarette-related cues predict smoking cessation outcome. Nicotine Tob Res 16(6):697-708, 6/2014. e-Pub 12/2013. PMCID: PMC4015090.
8. Versace F, Engelmann JM, Jackson EF, Slapin A, Cortese KM, Bevers TB, Schover LR. Brain responses to erotic and other emotional stimuli in breast cancer survivors with and without distress about low sexual desire: a preliminary fMRI study. Brain Imaging Behav 7(4):533-42, 12/2013. e-Pub 8/2013. PMID: 23955492.
9. Minnix JA, Versace F, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Brown VL, Cinciripini PM. The late positive potential (LPP) in response to varying types of emotional and cigarette stimuli in smokers: A content comparison. Int J Psychophysiol 89(1):18-25, 7/2013. e-Pub 5/2013. PMCID: PMC3771859.
10. Cui Y, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Minnix JA, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Karam-Hage M, Brown VL, Wetter DW, Dani JA, Kosten TR, Cinciripini PM. Alpha oscillations in response to affective and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers. Nicotine Tob Res 15(5):917-24, 5/2013. e-Pub 10/2012. PMCID: PMC3621581.
11. Cinciripini PM, Robinson JD, Karam-Hage M, Minnix JA, Lam C, Versace F, Brown VL, Engelmann JM, Wetter DW. The effects of varenicline and bupropion-SR plus intensive counseling on prolonged abstinence from smoking, depression, negative affect and other symptoms of nicotine withdrawal. JAMA Psychiatry 70(5):522-533, 5/2013. PMCID: PMC4128024.
12. Robinson JD, Versace F, Lam CY, Minnix JA, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Karam-Hage M, Shete SS, Tomlinson GE, Chen TT, Wetter DW, Green CE, Cinciripini PM. The CHRNA3 rs578776 variant is associated with an intrinsic reward sensitivity deficit in smokers. Front Psychiatry 4:114, 2013. e-Pub 9/2013. PMCID: PMC3779859.
13. Versace F, Lam CY, Engelmann JM, Robinson JD, Minnix JA, Brown VL, Cinciripini PM. Beyond cue reactivity: blunted brain responses to pleasant stimuli predict long-term smoking abstinence. Addict Biol 17(6):991-1000, 11/2012. e-Pub 10/2011. PMCID: PMC3252422.
14. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Robinson JD, Minnix JA, Lam CY, Cui Y, Brown VL, Cinciripini PM. Neural substrates of smoking cue reactivity: a meta-analysis of fMRI studies. Neuroimage 60(1):252-62, 3/2012. e-Pub 12/2011. PMCID: PMC3288122.
15. Versace F, Engelmann JM, Jackson EF, Costa VD, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Minnix JA, Brown VL, Wetter DW, Cinciripini PM. Do brain responses to emotional images and cigarette cues differ? An fMRI study in smokers. Eur J Neurosci 34(12):2054-63, 12/2011. e-Pub 11/2011. PMCID: PMC3237919.
16. Engelmann JM, Gewirtz JC, Cuthbert BN. Emotional reactivity to emotional and smoking cues during smoking abstinence: potentiated startle and P300 suppression. Psychophysiology 48(12):1656-68, 12/2011. PMCID: PMC3772548.
17. Engelmann JM, Radke AK, Gewirtz JC. Potentiated startle as a measure of the negative affective consequences of repeated exposure to nicotine in rats. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 207(1):13-25, 11/2009. e-Pub 8/2009. PMCID: PMC2865584.

Abstracts

1. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Jackson EF, Cinciripini PM. Effect of the imminent possibility of smoking on brain responses to cigarette-related cues. Psychophysiology 52:S70, 2015.
2. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Gewirtz JC, Cuthbert BN, Cinciripini PM. Individual differences in brain responses to cigarette-related and pleasant stimuli in young smokers. Psychophysiology 51:S32, 9/2014.
3. Minnix JA, Versace F, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Engelmann JM, Cinciripini PM. Cognitive reappraisal in deprived and non-deprived smokers. Psychophysiology 50:S128, 2013.
4. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Jackson EF, Robinsion JD, Minnix JA, Lam CY, Karam-Hage MA, Wetter DW, Cinciripini PM. Effects of smoking cessation treatment with varenicline, bupropion, or placebo on self-reported affect and fMRI responses to cigarette-related, emotional, and neutral cues. Psychophysiology 50:S128, 2013.
5. Versace F, Robinson JD, Green C, Slapin A, Cui Y, Ng J, Engelmann JM, Karam-Hage M, Minnix JA, Lam CY, Wetter DW, Cinciripini P. Effects of smoking cessation treatment with varenicline, bupropion, or placebo on subjective tonic craving and ERPs to cigarette-related, emotional, and neutral images. Psychophysiology 50:S127, 2013.
6. Robinson JD, Versace F, Cui Y, Engelmann JM, Gilbert DG, Waters AJ, Gritz ER, Cinciripini PM. The impact of anticipated dose and nicotine dose on attentional distraction in overnight-deprived smokers. Psychophysiology 50:S128, 2013.
7. Cui Y, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Minnix JA, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Karam-Hage M, Brown VL, Wetter DW, Dani JA, Kosten TR, Cinciripini PM. Alpha oscillations in response to affective and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers. Psychophysiology 49:S90, 2012.
8. Engelmann JM, Versace F, Robinson JD, Jackson EF, Lam CY, Minnix JA, Karam-Hage MA, Brown VL, Wetter DW, Cinciripini PM. Dissociation between brain responses to cigarette cues and natural rewards in smokers. Psychophysiology 49:S13, 2012.
9. Minnix JA, Versace F, Robinson JD, Lam CY, Engelmann JM, Brown VL, Cinciripini PM. Brain reactivity to varying types of emotional and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers. Psychophysiology 48:S114, 2011.
10. Versace F, Lam CY, Engelmann JM, Robinson JD, Minnix JA, Brown VL, Cinciripini PM. It is not all about cigarettes: Blunted brain responses to pleasant stimuli predict long-term smoking abstinence. Psychophysiology 48:S84, 2011.
11. Engelmann JM, Cuthbert B. Smoking abstinence increases the BOLD fMRI responses to smoking-related and unpleasant pictures. Psychophysiology 47:S70, 2010.
12. Engelmann JM, Cuthbert BN. Motivated attention in abstinent smokers: Translational tobacco research. Psychophysiology 46:S4, 2009.
13. Engelmann JM, Cuthbert BN. Smoking cue reactivity as a laboratory model of short-term tobacco abstinence. Psychophysiology 46:S96, 2009.
14. Engelmann JM, Cuthbert BN. Need a smoke? Motivated attention in abstinent smokers. Psychophysiology 45:S26, 2008.
15. Cuthbert B, Roth M, Engelmann JM, Goldman D, Wilke A, Keane K. Emotion perception: Affective modulation by long-duration sustained exposure. Psychophysiology 44:S92, 2007.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Increasing working memory capacity in smokers: A preliminary fMRI study
Funding Source: Duncan Family Institute
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 12/1/2015 - 11/30/2017
 
Title: Neurobehavioral assessment of reward sensitivity in young smokers
Funding Source: NIH/NIDA
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Versace F
Duration: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2017
 
Title: Smartphone delivered attentional bias modification training for smokers
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Robinson JD
Duration: 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2017
 
Title: Neurobiological substrates of imminent smoking: A missing link in cue reactivity
Funding Source: NIH/NIDA
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 6/1/2013 - 5/31/2018

Last updated: 5/5/2016