Cellular and Integrative Physiology

T. Lee Gilman, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Personal Statement:

Lab Affiliation:
Lynette C. Daws, Ph.D.


B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2005
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2006
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 201

Awards & Accomplishments

2018          International Society for Serotonin Research Young Investigator Travel Award
2018          ASPET Postdoctoral Scientist Travel Award
2018          Finalist, ASPET Division of Neuropharmacology Postdoctoral Scientist Award
2017          2017 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant
2017          Spring Postdoctoral Travel Award, Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology
2017          Finalist, ASPET Division of Neuropharmacology Postdoctoral Scientist Award
2017          ASPET Mentoring Network Award: Coaching for Career Development
2016          National Institute on Drug Abuse T32 Postdoctoral Fellow
2010          Serotonin Club Young Investigator Travel Award
2007         Pennsylvania State University Graduate Fellowship
2006         NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award Fellowship


Nylocks KM, Gilman TL, Latsko MS, Jasnow AM, Coifman KG (in press) Increased para­sympathetic activity and ability to generate positive emotion: The influence of the BDNF Val66Met polymorphism on emotion flexibility.  Motiv Emot

Gilman TL, Shaheen R, Nylocks KM, Halachoff D, Chapman J, Flynn JJ, Matt LM, Coifman KG (2017) A film set for the elicitation of emotion in research: A comprehensive catalog derived from four decades of investigation. Behav Res Methods49(6):2061-2082 PMID:28078572

Lynch JF, Winiecki P, Gilman TL, Adkins JM, Jasnow AM (2017) Hippocampal GABAB(1a)receptors constrain generalized contextual fear. Neuropsychopharmacology42(4):914-924 PMID:27834391

Latsko MS, Gilman TL, Nylocks KM, Matt LM, Flynn JJ, De la Cruz OC, Jasnow AM, Coifman KG (2016) A novel interaction between tryptophan hydroxylase 2 (TPH2) gene polymorphism (rs4570625) and BDNF Val66Met and inhibition of negative emotion; evidence suggestive of two “at-risk” groups. PLoS ONE 11(10):e0162585 PMID: 27695066

Jasnow AM, Lynch JF, Gilman TL, Riccio DC (2016) Perspectives on fear generalization and its implications for emotional disorders. J Neurosci Res 95(3):821-835PMID: 27448175

Latsko MS, Farnbauch LA, Gilman TL, Lynch JF, Jasnow AM (2016) Corticosterone response and pubertal development interact to shape adult resistance to social defeat. Horm Behav82:38-45 PMID: 27108196

Gilman TL, Latsko MS, Matt LM, Flynn JJ, De la Cruz OC, Jasnow AM, Coifman KG (2015) Variation of 5-HTTLPR and deficits in emotion regulation: A pathway to risk? Psychol Neurosci8(3):397-413 doi:10.1037/pne0000017

Cullen PK, Gilman TL, Winiecki P, Riccio DC, Jasnow AM (2015) Activity of the anterior cingulate cortex and ventral hippocampus underlie increases in contextual fear generalization. Neurobiol Learn Mem 124:19-27 PMID: 26165137

Gilman TL, DaMert JP, Meduri JD, Jasnow AM (2015) Grin1 deletion in CRF neurons sex-dependently enhances fear, sociability, & social stress responsivity.Psychoneuroendo­crinology 58:33-45 PMID: 25938741

Carkaci-Salli N, Salli U, Tekin I, Hengst J, Zhao M, Gilman TL, Andrews AM, Vrana KE (2014) Functional characterization of the S41Y (C2755a) polymorphism of tryptophan hydroxylase 2. J Neurochem 130(6):748-758 PMID: 24899127

Singh YS, Altieri SC, Gilman TL, Michael HM, Tomlinson ID, Rosenthal SJ, Swain GM, Murphey-Corb MA, Ferrell RE, Andrews AM (2012) Differential serotonin transport is linked to the rh5-HTTLPR in peripheral blood cells. Transl Psychiatry2:e77 PMID: 22832814

Luellen BA, Gilman TL, Andrews AM (2010) Presynaptic adaptive responses to constitutive versus adult pharmacologic inhibition of serotonin uptake. Experimental Models in Serotonin Transporter Research, Kaleuff AV & Laporte JL, eds., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Sprague JE, Yang X, Sommers J, Gilman TL, Mills EM (2007) Roles of norepinephrine, free fatty acids, thyroid status and skeletal muscle uncoupling protein 3 expression in sympathomimetic-induced thermogenesis. J Pharmacol Exp Ther320(1):274-280 PMID: 17012607

Peterson AL, Gilman TL, Banks ML, Sprague JE (2006) Hypothyroidism alters striatal dopamine release mediated by 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, Ecstasy). Synapse59(5):317-319 PMID: 16421905

Gilman TL, Haden SC (2006) Understanding and treating the juvenile firesetter: A review. The Forensic Examiner15(4):11-18