A Research Laboratory of Neuroimmunology, Neurotrauma, and Behavior

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Funding Sources


NINDS T32 NS105864 - Godbout (PI)
Training Program in Neuroimmunology
Dates: 07/15/2019 - 06/30/2024                                                         $70,709 (Direct plus Indirect)
Role: Co-Investigator

NIMH R01 MH119670- -Sheridan JF (PI), Godbout (PI)

Dynamic Cellular Interactions Associated With Inflammatory Monocyte Accumulation in the Neurovasculature with Social Stress​

​Dates: 04/01/19 - 01/31/2024                                                             $542,782 (Direct plus Indirect)
Role: Co-Investigator

NIMH R56 MH116670 - Sheridan, JF (PI), Godbout (PI)
Social Defeat and Stress-Sensitization: Neuro-Immune Role of Spleen in Recurrence of Anxiety

​Dates: 12/04/2018 - 10/31/2020                                                         $563,816
Role: Co-Investigator

NIA R01 AG051902  Godbout (PI)      

Consequences of Age-Related Impairments in the Dynamic Regulation of Active Microglia by Astrocytes
Dates: 8/1/2016- 7/31/2021                                                                $2,275,000 (Direct plus Indirect)
Role: Principal Investigator


1F30 DE026075-01A1 NRSA Fellowship     
Sawicki, Caroline (Pre-doctoral Fellow)

The Role of Reactive Brain Endothelium in Modulating Stress-Induced Immunological and Behavioral Changes
Role: Research Co-Mentor

F31 MH095473 NRSA Fellowship
McKim, Daniel (Pre-doctoral Fellow)

Stress induced extramedullary hematopoiesis promotes recurring anxiety
Role: Co-Mentor (with John Sheridan, PhD)

T32-NIDRC NIH Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Training
Witcher, Kristina (Pre-doctoral Fellow)

Microglial Priming and Reactivity after TBI
Role: Research Mentor

T32-NIDRC NIH Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Training

Damon DiSabato (Pre-doctoral Fellow)

IL-1 receptor interactions in stress induced-anxiety

Role: Research Mentor



NIH/NINDS R01 NS-090311-01 - Godbout (PI)    
Acute and Long-Term Benefits of Methylene Blue Intervention after TBI on Neuroinflammation, Glial Dysfunction, and Neuropsychiatric Complications
Dates: 10/1/2016- 9/31/2021                                                         
Role: Principal Investigator

NIH/NIMH 1R01 MH097243-03 - Sheridan, JF (PI)
Brain region dependent trafficking of myeloid cells following repeated social defeat
Dates: 4/01/13 – 3/31/18                                                                
Role: Co-Investigator

NMH R21 Lovett-Racke, A (PI)
Neuroprotective role of Vitamin D during Childhood
Dates: 08/15/2016 – 07/31/2019                                                     
Role: Co-Investigator, 5%

R01 NR012618-05 - McCarthy, D (PI)
Muscle function and depression-like behavior in a mouse model of cancer fatigue
Dates:  3/01/12-2/28/17                                                                          
Role: Co-Investigator 

NIM/NIMH R21 MH107002-01A1 - Devries, A.C. (PI)
Social Modulation of Microglia
Dates: 05/18/2015 – 02/28/2017                                                          
Principal Investigator

DTI Wexner Medical Center Pilot Award - Godbout, JP (PI)

The Elimination of Microglia by a CSF1R Antagonist to Prevent or Reverse TBI-Induced Chronic Neuroinflammation Associated with Microglia Priming           and Reactivity
Dates: 5/1/2016 - 4/31/2017                                                            
Role: Principal Investigator

​NIH/NIMH  R01 MH093473-04 - Sheridan, JF (PI)
Social threat primes myeloid progenitor cells and microglia: role in anxiety
Dates: 1/01/12 -12/30/17                                                                        
Role: Co-Investigator

R21 NS090265-01 -Basso, M (PI)

Peripheral trafficking in locomotor networks after thoracic SCI                                                                        

Role: Co-Investigator

NIH/NIMH R01 AG033028-05 - Godbout, JP (PI)

Aging, Microglial Dysregulation, and Depression

Role: Principal Investigator

ANUS1011- Godbout, JP (PI)

Abbott Nutrition                                                                              
Dietary intervention to prevent neuroinflammation and reverse neurobehavioral complications associated with an early life infection

Role: Principal Investigator 

NIH R21- MH077817- Godbout, JP (PI)                  

Age, Neuroinflammation, and Neurobehavioral Disorders

Role: Principal Investigator

NIH R03 MH-076786- Godbout, JP (PI)                                                                                     
Behavioral Science Award for Rapid Transition Neuroimmunology of Age-Associated Depressive Disorders
Role: Principal Investigator

American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR)- Godbout (PI)
Age, Cytokines, and Depression                                                                                           
Role: Principal Investigator

OSU College of Medicine Discovery Grant - Godbout (PI)

Methylene Blue Intervention to Attenuate Traumatic Brain Injury-Associated Microglial Priming and Reactivity.

Role: Principal Investigator

Nationwide/COM Cross Campus Collaborative Pilot Program OSUMC/Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Goubout (PI)

Effects of Perinatal Inflammation on Microglia Responses in Adulthood

Role: Co -Principal Investigator with Dr. Amanda Graf