Faculty Profile for Dr. Alessandro Stevens De Nadai

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Dr. Alessandro Stevens De Nadai
Assistant Professor — Psychology
UAC 253L
phone: (512) 245-2526

Biography Section

Research Interests

My research takes a computational approach to improving biobehavioral healthcare. As a part of this process, I use computational and quantitative methods to improve diagnosis, intervention, and dissemination.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Oberle, C. D., De Nadai, A. S., & Madrid, A. L. (2020). Orthorexia Nervosa Inventory (ONI): Development and validation of a new measure of orthorexic symptomatology. Eating and Weight Disorders. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40519-020-00896-6
  • Abramovitch, A., De Nadai, A. S., & Daniel Geller. (2021). Neurocognitive endophenotypes in pediatric OCD probands, their unaffected parents and siblings. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 110. Retrieved from Department of Psychology
  • Schepis, T. S., De Nadai, A. S., Bravo, A. J., Looby, A., Villarosa-Hurlocker, M. C., & Earleywine, M. (2021). Alcohol use, cannabis use, and psychopathology symptoms among college students before and after COVID-19. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 142, 73–79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2021.07.040
  • De Nadai, A. S., & Etherton, J. L. (n.d.). Beyond efficacy and effectiveness: Clinical efficiency is necessary for dissemination. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy. https://doi.org/10.1891/JCPSY-D-20-00034
  • Rech, M., Weinzimmer, S., Geller, D., McGuire, J. F., Schneider, S. C., Patyk, K. C., … Storch, E. A. (2020). Symptom trajectories of early responders and remitters among youth with OCD. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocrd.2020.100580

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Clinical Alumni Award for Citizenship, University of South Florida Clinical Psychology Department. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: David H. Barlow Grand Rounds Speakership, University of Mississippi Medical Center. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Richard LaBarba Memorial Scholarship Award, University of South Florida Psychology Department. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: University of South Florida Student Government Travel Award. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: University of South Florida Student Government Travel Award. 2015

Selected Grants

  • De Nadai, Alessandro Stevens (Principal). Alliance and mechanisms of medication adherence in pediatric psychiatric practice, F31 NRSA grant proposal resubmission to the National Institute of Mental Health, $74936. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Fulton, Lawrence V, De Nadai, Alessandro Stevens, Dong, Zhijie, Yan, Yan, Valles Molina, Damian, Lehr, Ted. AMD Equipment and Software Grant, AMD, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $428000. (Submitted: May 2020). Grant.
  • De Nadai, Alessandro (Principal), Patriquin, Michelle A (Principal). Personalizing & Improving Precision of Patient Care at The Menninger Clinic, Henderson Wessendorff, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $25000. (Submitted: 2018, Funded: 2019 - 2020). Grant.
  • De Nadai, Alessandro (Principal), Stephan, Taylor (Principal), Fitzgerald, Kate (Principal). Neurocircuit Mechanisms of OCD across the Lifespan, National Institute of Mental Health, Federal, $123366. (Funded: August 10, 2018 - July 31, 2019). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Service on senior lecturer search committee and student awards committee
2019-Present
Director
Texas State University Data Science Initiative
2019-Present
Co-Leader
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Clinical Research Methods and Statistics Special Interest Group
2019-Present
Officer
Mental Health Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association
2019-Present
Ad-Hoc Reviewer
Child Psychiatry and Human Development, Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Israel Science Foundation Grant Review, Annual Meeting of the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies
2019-Present