Recent Publications

Articles In Press

Gauthier G, Palacios-Boix J, Charney DA, Negrete JC, Pentney H, Gill KJ. Brief intervention and conventional treatment in an outpatient substance dependence treatment program: Implications for primary health care settings. Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health, in press, 2011 

 

Articles in Refereed Journals

Zikos E, Gill KJ, Charney D. Personality disorders among alcoholic outpatients: Prevalence and course in treatment. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 55(2):65-73.

Charney D, Zikos E, Gill KJ. (2010) Early recovery from alcohol dependence: Factors that promote or impede abstinence.  J Substance Abuse Treatment, 38:42-50.

Boyle AEL, Gill KJ. (2009) A verification of previously identified QTLs for cocaine-induced activation using a panel of B6.A chromosome substitution strains (CSS) and A x B6 F2 mice.  Psychopharmacology, 207: 325-334.

Dranitsaris, G., Selvy, P., Negrete, JC. (2009) Meta-Analyses of Placebo-Controlled Trials of Acamprosate for the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence. Journal of Addiction Medicine, 3(2): 74-82.

Nishikawa M, Diksic M, Sakai Y, Kumano H, Charney D, Palacios-Boix J, Negrete JC, Gill KJ. (2009) Alterations in brain serotonin synthesis in male alcoholics measured using positron emission tomography (PET). Alcoholism: Clinical Experimental Research, 33:233-239.

Boyle AEL, Gill KJ. (2009) Genetic analysis of the psychostimulant effects of nicotine in chromosome substitution strains and F2 crosses derived from A/J and C57BL/6J progenitors. Mammalian Genome, 20:34-42.

Boyle AEL, Gill KJ. (2008) Confirmation of provisional quantitative trait loci for voluntary alcohol consumption: genetic analysis in chromosome substitution strains and F2 crosses derived from A/J and C57BL/6J progenitors. Pharmacogenetics and Genomics, 18: 1071-1082.

Gill KJ, Boyle AEL.(2008) Genetic influences on drug-induced psychomotor activation in mice. Genes, Brain & Behavior, 7:859-868.

Malat, J., Leszcz, M., Negrete, JC., Turner, N., Toneatto, T., Collins, J., Liu, E. (2008) Interpersonal Group Psychotherapy for co-morbid Alcohol Dependence and non-psychotic Psychiatric Disorders. American Journal on Addictions, 17: 402-407.

Charney D, Palacios-Boix J, Gill K. (2007) Sexual abuse and the outcome of addiction treatment. American Journal on Addictions, 16: 93-100.

Nowak U, Gill, K, Skamene E, Newkirk MM. (2007) Rheumatoid factor induction in murine models of liver injury.  Clinical Experimental Immunology, 147:324-329.

Margolese, HL, Tempier,R, Negrete JC, Gill K. (2006) A twelve-month prospective follow-up study of patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and substance abuse: changes in psychiatric symptoms and substance abuse. Schizophrenia Research, 83: 65-75.

Charney, D., Palacios-Boix, J., Negrete, J.C., Dobkin, P.I., Gill, K. (2005) The effects of concurrent depression and anxiety on addiction treatment outcome. Psychiatric Services, 56(8): 927-33.

Gill K., Boyle AEL. (2005) Genetic factors influencing sensitivity to nicotine: A QTL analysis in AcB/BcA recombinant congenic mice. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 4:401-411.

Gill K., Boyle AEL. (2005) Genetic analysis of alcohol intake in recombinant inbred and congenic strains derived from A/J and C57BL/6J progenitors. Mammalian Genome, 16: 319-31.

Gill K., Boyle AEL. (2005) Quantitative trait loci for an anxiety-related trait in recombinant inbred (RI) and recombinant congenic (RC) strains of mice.  Behavioral Brain Research, 161(1):113-24.

Margolese, HC., Malchy, L.,  Negrete, JC., Tempier, R., Gill, K. (2004) Drug and alcohol use among patients with schizophrenia and related psychoses: levels and consequences. Schizophrenia Research, 67:157-166.

Negrete, JC. (2004) Invited commentary on Green A. et al. “History of alcohol abuse reduces response to antipsychotics in people with first episode psychosis” (Schizophr Res 2004, 66:125-135); Evidence-Based Mental Health, 7(3):87.

Negrete, JC. Collins, J. Turner, N. Skinner, W.  (2004) The CAMH concurrent disorder screener. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 49:843-850.

Silvestri, S., Negrete, JC. Seeman, M. Shammi, CM. Seeman, P. (2004) Does nicotine affect D2 receptor up-regulation?: a case-control study. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica,109(4):312-317.


Other Publications

Negrete JC, Gill KJ. (2009) The Aetiology of Alcohol Problems. In: M.G.Gelder, J.J. Lopez Ibor jr., N.C.Andreasen (Eds.) New Oxford Texbook of Psychiatry; Oxford University Press, Oxford (UK), pp 108-112.

Jacobs, J., Gill, K. (2008) Childhood Abuse, Mental Health, and Suicide Attempts in Aboriginal Women. Report prepared for the Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal and other research partners, in collaboration with the National Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research.

Jacobs, J., Gill, K. (2007) The Lives of Urban Women: A Survey of Help-Seeking Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Women in Montreal. Report prepared for the Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal in partnership with the National Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research.

Negrete, JC. (2007) Introducción. In: N. Szerman, C. Alvarez Vara and M. Casas (Eds.) Patología dual en Esquizofrenia. Glosa, Madrid, pp 19-24.

Negrete, JC. (2005)  Screening and Assessing for Concurrent Disorders. In: W.Skinner (Ed.) Treating Concurrent Disorders; a guide for counsellors; CAMH, Toronto, pp 29-84.

 

Abstracts - Papers Presented at Scientific Meetings

Gill, K., Boyle, A.E.L., Shao, Q. Genetic influences on alcohol/drug-related traits in mice. Paper presented at the 7th annual meeting of the Complex Trait Consortium. Montreal, Canada, June 2008

Faridi, K., Gill K. The utility of atypical neuroleptics in substance-use disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychiatric Association, Toronto 2006

Boyle, A.E., Gill, K. The relationship between anxiety and sensitivity to ethanol in A/J, C57BL/6J and AXB/BXA recombinant inbred strains of mice. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, June 2005.

Zikos, E., Gill, K., Charney, D. Clinical presentation and response to treatment for alcoholism: Impact of Cluster B personality disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, June 2005.

Charney, D., Gill, K. The effects of a lifetime history of sexual abuse on patients entering addiction treatment. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, June 2005.

Zikos, E., Gill, K., Charney, D. The impact of comorbid personality pathology on clinical presentation in a treatment-seeking alcoholic population. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychiatric Association, October 2004.