$$ Carrie Justine McAdams, MD Assistant Instructor at UT Southwestern Medical Center


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Languages Spoken: English,
Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine (2000)


UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (2010), Psychiatry, General


Harvard University Medical School (2006), Neurobiology

Graduate School

Baylor College of Medicine (1998)
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Eating Disorders
  • Functional Neuroimaging
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Social Cognition and Identity
  • Visual Attention

Selected Publications

Age-related increase of resting metabolic rate in the human brain.
Peng SL, Dumas JA, Park DC, Liu P, Filbey FM, McAdams CJ, Pinkham AE, Adinoff B, Zhang R, Lu H Neuroimage 2014 May

Automatic and reproducible positioning of phase-contrast MRI for the quantification of global cerebral blood flow.
Liu P, Lu H, Filbey FM, Pinkham AE, McAdams CJ, Adinoff B, Daliparthi V, Cao Y PLoS ONE 2014 9 5 e95721

Eating disorder predisposition is associated with ESRRA and HDAC4 mutations.
Cui H, Moore J, Ashimi SS, Mason BL, Drawbridge JN, Han S, Hing B, Matthews A, McAdams CJ, Darbro BW, Pieper AA, Waller DA, Xing C, Lutter M J. Clin. Invest. 2013 Nov 123 11 4706-13

Neural Responses during Social and Self-Knowledge Tasks in Bulimia Nervosa.
McAdams CJ, Krawczyk DC Front Psychiatry 2013 4 103

Who am I? How do I look? Neural differences in self-identity in anorexia nervosa.
McAdams CJ, Krawczyk DC Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2012 Sep

Impaired neural processing of social attribution in anorexia nervosa.
McAdams CJ, Krawczyk DC Psychiatry Res 2011 Oct 194 1 54-63

Spatial modulation of primate inferotemporal responses by eye position.
Lehky SR, Peng X, McAdams CJ, Sereno AB PLoS ONE 2008 3 10 e3492

Attention modulates the responses of simple cells in monkey primary visual cortex.
McAdams CJ, Reid RC J. Neurosci. 2005 Nov 25 47 11023-33

Attention to both space and feature modulates neuronal responses in macaque area V4.
McAdams CJ, Maunsell JH J. Neurophysiol. 2000 Mar 83 3 1751-5

Effects of attention on the reliability of individual neurons in monkey visual cortex.
McAdams CJ, Maunsell JH Neuron 1999 Aug 23 4 765-73

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • Academy for Eating Disorders (2009)
  • American Psychiatric Association (2006)
  • Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians (2006)
  • Society for Neuroscience (1994)

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • AED Research Fellowship
  • American Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium Fellowship
  • UTSW Psychiatry Chairman's Research Award
  • Joanne Diamond Award, Duke University