University of Texas at Austin (1992), Psychology
Graduate School
University of Texas at Dallas (1996), Science
Graduate School
University of Texas at Dallas (2002)

Research Interest

  • Cerebellar Contributions to Cognitive Function
  • Cognitive Function in Mood Disorders
  • Neurobiology and Psychopharmacology of Mood Disorders
  • Nonpharmacological Treatment Strategies for Mood Disorders
  • Translational Research on the Treatment of Depression


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Early Improvement in Psychosocial Function Predicts Longer-Term Symptomatic Remission in Depressed Patients.
Jha MK, Minhajuddin A, Greer TL, Carmody T, Rush AJ, Trivedi MH PLoS ONE 2016 11 12 e0167901
Evaluation of anhedonia with the Snaith-Hamilton Pleasure Scale (SHAPS) in adult outpatients with major depressive disorder.
Nakonezny PA, Morris DW, Greer TL, Byerly MJ, Carmody TJ, Grannemann BD, Bernstein IH, Trivedi MH J Psychiatr Res 2015 Mar
On the invariance of the Stimulant Craving Questionnaire (STCQ) across cocaine and methamphetamine users.
Northrup TF, Green C, Walker R, Greer TL, Trivedi MH Addict Behav 2015 Mar 42 144-7
Men and women from the STRIDE clinical trial: An assessment of stimulant abstinence symptom severity at residential treatment entry.
Chartier KG, Sanchez K, Killeen TK, Burrow A, Carmody T, Greer TL, Trivedi MH Am J Addict 2015 Feb
Comorbidities and Race/Ethnicity Among Adults with Stimulant Use Disorders in Residential Treatment.
Sanchez K, Chartier KG, Greer TL, Walker R, Carmody T, Rethorst CD, Ring KM, Dela Cruz AM, Trivedi MH J Ethn Subst Abuse 2015 Jan 1-17
IL-1ß and BDNF are associated with improvement in hypersomnia but not insomnia following exercise in major depressive disorder.
Rethorst CD, Greer TL, Toups MS, Bernstein I, Carmody TJ, Trivedi MH Transl Psychiatry 2015 5 e611
Depressive Symptoms and Associated Clinical Characteristics in Outpatients Seeking Community-based Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Problems.
Sanchez K, Walker R, Campbell AN, Greer TL, Hu MC, Grannemann BD, Nunes EV, Trivedi MH Subst Abus 2014 Aug 0
Self-rated measure of pain frequency, intensity, and burden: Psychometric properties of a new instrument for the assessment of pain.
Dela Cruz AM, Bernstein IH, Greer TL, Walker R, Rethorst CD, Grannemann B, Carmody T, Trivedi MH J Psychiatr Res 2014 Aug
A Health Education Intervention as the Control Condition in the CTN-0037 STRIDE multi-site exercise trial: Rationale and Description.
Rethorst CD, Greer TL, Grannemann B, Ring KM, Marcus BH, Trivedi MH Ment Health Phys Act 2014 Mar 7 1 37-41
Research staff training in a multisite randomized clinical trial: Methods and recommendations from the Stimulant Reduction Intervention using Dosed Exercise (STRIDE) trial.
Walker R, Morris DW, Greer TL, Trivedi MH Addict Res Theory 2014 22 5 407-415

Honors & Awards

  • Center for Translational Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Mentoring Excellence for Developing Leaders
  • Psychiatry Junior Faculty Leadership Training, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • NARSAD Young Investigator Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Texas Psychological Association (2019)
  • American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology (2016)
  • Anxiety and Depression Association of America (2012)
  • Society for Neuroscience (2005)