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Jeffrey M. Engelmann, Ph.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Instructor, 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 3.3278
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

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. 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.
2. 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. e-Pub 12/2014. PMCID: PMC4314387.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
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. Nicotine Tob Res 15(5):917-24, 5/2013. e-Pub 10/2012. PMCID: PMC3621581.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. Cinciripini PM, Green CE, Robinson JD, Karam-Hage M, Engelmann J, Minnix J, Wetter D, Versace F. Benefits of varenicline vs. bupropion for smoking cessation among those with high cigarette reward sensitivity. Nicotine and Tobacco Research. Submitted.

Abstracts

1. Robinson JD, Versace F, Engelmann JM, Cui Y, Slapin A, Oum R, Cinciripini PM. Do former smokers still find cigarette-related stimuli to be motivationally salient?. The 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 3/2015.
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(S1):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.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Meditation for the Treatment of Cognitive Dysfunction after Chemotherapy for Women with Breast Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Funding Source: NIH
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Lorenzo Cohen
Duration: 4/1/2016 - 3/31/2021
 
Title: Neural substrates of food-related decisions
Funding Source: NIH
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Francesco Versace
Duration: 4/1/2016 - 3/31/2021
 
Title: Measurements of Putamen and Habenula, Insula signals Smoking Cessation
Funding Source: NIH
Role: Principal Investigator-MDACC
Principal Investigator: Ramiro Salas
Duration: 4/1/2016 - 3/31/2020
 
Title: Evaluating Concomitant Use of Very Low Nicotine Content Cigarettes and E-cigarettes Among Daily and Non-Daily Smokers
Funding Source: NIH/NIDA
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Paul Cinciripini
Duration: 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2020
 
Title: Resisting or Giving In: Neurophysiological Mechanisms Underlying Temptations
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Francesco Versace
Duration: 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2020
 
Title: The Relationship Between Reward Sensitivity, Emotion Regulation and Negative Affect During Smoking Cessation & Abstinence
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Paul Cinciripini
Duration: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2020
 
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: 8/6/2015