Beau W. Abar, Ph.D.

Beau W. Abar, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-8143
Fax: (585) 276-1123

Bio

The biographical information for Beau W. Abar, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

NIH Loan Repayment Program Renewal Grant | National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences 2013 - Present
NIH Loan Repayment Program Grant | National Institute on Drug Abuse 2011 - 2013
Sloboda and Bukoski Cup Champion | Society for Prevention Research 2009

Awards & Honors (Local)

Alumni Association Dissertation Award | Penn State Alumni Association 2009
Applied Developmental Psychology Fellowship Award | George Mason University 2005

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 25 available »

2014 May
Conradt E, Abar B, Sheinkopf S, Lester B, Lagasse L, Seifer R, Shankaran S, Bada-Ellzey H, Bauer C, Whitaker T, Hinckley M, Hammond J, Higgins R. "The role of prenatal substance exposure and early adversity on parasympathetic functioning from 3 to 6 years of age." Developmental psychobiology. 2014 May; 56(4):821-35. Epub 2013 Sep 03.
2014
Boudreaux ED, Abar B, O'Hea E, Sullivan AF, Cydulka R, Bernstein SL, Camargo CA. "Cognitive and affective predictors of smoking after a sentinel health event." Psychology, health & medicine. 2014 19(4):402-9. Epub 2013 Sep 10.
2013 Sep
Abar B, Lagasse LL, Derauf C, Newman E, Shah R, Smith LM, Arria A, Huestis M, Della Grotta S, Dansereau LM, Neal C, Lester BM. "Examining the relationships between prenatal methamphetamine exposure, early adversity, and child neurobehavioral disinhibition." Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors.. 2013 Sep; 27(3):662-73. Epub 2012 Oct 15.
2013 Aug 13
Abar B, Lagasse LL, Wouldes T, Derauf C, Newman E, Shah R, Smith LM, Arria AM, Huestis MA, Dellagrotta S, Dansereau LM, Wilcox T, Neal CR, Lester BM. "Cross-national Comparison of Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure on Infant and Early Child Physical Growth: A Natural Experiment." Prevention science : the official journal of the Society for Prevention Research.. 2013 Aug 13; Epub 2013 Aug 13.
2013 Jul
Boudreaux ED, Abar B, Baumann BM, Grissom G. "A randomized clinical trial of the health evaluation and referral assistant (HERA): research methods." Contemporary clinical trials.. 2013 Jul; 35(2):87-96. Epub 2013 May 07.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Psychiatry (SMD)
Assistant Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)

Education

PhD | Human Development and Family Studies | Pennsylvania State University2010
MA | Developmental Psychology | George Mason University2005
BA | Psychology | SUNY, College at Geneseo2003