Graduate Student Alex Miller Earns NIH NRSA Award

Alex Miller earned an NIH F31 NRSA award for his research on “Multivariate analyses of polygenic risk for impulsivity and alcohol use: A study of longitudinal trajectories of binge drinking in emerging adulthood.”  He is mentored by Ian Gizer and Wendy Slutske, and his research focuses on examining the genetic and environmental etiology of substance use disorders, hazardous substance consumption, and related consequences in young adulthood with a particular emphasis on the role of personality and cognitive traits in these processes.

Alex Miller