Dr. Adinoff is Professor and Distinguished Professorship of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He is also the Chief of the Division on Addictions at the UT Southwestern Medical Center and the Director of Research for Mental Health VA North Texas Health Care System. He has published over 150 articles and chapters on the biology and treatment of addiction. Dr. Adinoff's research has been funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the National Institute on Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disorders and the Department of Veterans Affairs. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.
- Medical School
- Michigan State University (1979)
- Tulane University Hospital & Clinics (1983), Psychiatry
- National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (1985), Psychiatry
- Neurobiology of Addictive Disorders
- Neuroimaging and Neuroendocrine Probes of Alcohol and Drug Addiction
- Adrenocortical sensitivity, moderated by ongoing stress, predicts drinking intensity in alcohol-dependent men.
- Adinoff B, Leonard D, Price J, Javors MA, Walker R, Brown ES, Xiao H, Rao U Psychoneuroendocrinology 2016 Nov 76 67-76
- The costs of prohibition.
- Adinoff B Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 2016 Nov 42 6 621-623
- The Classification of Substance Use Disorders: Historical, Contextual, and Conceptual Considerations.
- Robinson SM, Adinoff B Behav Sci (Basel) 2016 Aug 6 3
- Neural Circuitry of Impaired Emotion Regulation in Substance Use Disorders.
- Wilcox CE, Pommy JM, Adinoff B Am J Psychiatry 2016 Apr 173 4 344-61
- Basal Hippocampal Activity and Its Functional Connectivity Predicts Cocaine Relapse.
- Adinoff B, Gu H, Merrick C, McHugh M, Jeon-Slaughter H, Lu H, Yang Y, Stein EA Biol. Psychiatry 2015 Jan
- Stress Moderates the Effect of Childhood Trauma and Adversity on Recent Drinking in Treatment-Seeking Alcohol-Dependent Men.
- Eames SF, Businelle MS, Suris A, Walker R, Rao U, North CS, Xiao H, Adinoff B J Consult Clin Psychol 2014 Mar
- Cortico-amygdala coupling as a marker of early relapse risk in cocaine-addicted individuals.
- McHugh MJ, Demers CH, Salmeron BJ, Devous MD, Stein EA, Adinoff B Front Psychiatry 2014 5 16
- Altered Neural Processing of Threat in Alcohol-Dependent Men.
- Yang H, Devous MD, Briggs RW, Spence JS, Xiao H, Kreyling N, Adinoff B Alcohol. Clin. Exp. Res. 2013 Jul
- The limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and the development of alcohol use disorders in youth.
- Schepis TS, Rao U, Yadav H, Adinoff B Alcohol. Clin. Exp. Res. 2011 Apr 35 4 595-605
- Activation of the mesostriatal reward pathway with exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) vs. sham UVR in frequent tanners: a pilot study.
- Harrington CR, Beswick TC, Graves M, Jacobe HT, Harris TS, Kourosh S, Devous Sr MD, Adinoff B Addiction biology 2011 Apr
Neuroimaging in Addiction
Adinoff B, Stein ES (Ed.) (2011). Wiley-Blackwell
Honors & Awards
- Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Elected Alumnus, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University (2002)
- GEICO Public Service Award for the Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse
- Psychiatry Golden Apple Award, Psychiatry Clerkship
- NIAAA Fellowship
- International Society of Addiction Journal Editors (2014)
- American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry - Founding Member
- American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
- American Psychiatric Association
- College for Problems on Drug Dependence
- Research Society on Alcoholism