Pruett Lab

John Pruett, MD, PhD, Assiociate Professor of Psychiatry (Child)

John Pruett, Jr., MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Radiology, and Psychological & Brain Sciences

 

 

  Washington University School of Medicine
Campus Box 8134
3429 East Building
St. Louis, MO 63110

  314-747-6792

 pruettj@wustl.edu

  Department of Psychiatry profile

Research Interests

  • The neuroscience of autism spectrum disorder, social cognition and comparative cognition

Education

  • BA, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 1990
  • Medical Degree, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2000
  • PhD in Neuroscience: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2000

Training

  • Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2003
  • Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2005
  • Postdoctoral Research Scholar/Instructor: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 7/1/05-11/30/07
  • Instructor of Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 12/01/07-6/30/08
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry (Child), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 7/01/08- 6/30/14
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Child) and Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 7/01/14-current
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Child), Radiology, and Psychological and Brain Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 12/28/15-current

Publications

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  1. Marrus N, Eggebrecht AT, Todorov A, Elison JT, Wolff JJ, Cole L, Gao W, Pandey J, Shen MD, Swanson MR, Emerson RW, Klohr CL, Adams CM, Estes AM, Zwaigenbaum L, Botteron KN, McKinstry RC, Constantino JN, Evans AC, Hazlett HC, Dager SR, Paterson SJ, Schultz RT, Styner MA, Gerig G, , Schlaggar BL, Piven J*, Pruett JR Jr*, (2018 Feb). Walking, Gross Motor Development, and Brain Functional Connectivity in Infants and Toddlers. Cereb. Cortex. 28(2): 750-763.
    *Co-senior authors  

  2. Emerson RW, Adams C, Nishino T, Hazlett HC, Wolff JJ, Zwaigenbaum L, Constantino JN, Shen MD, Swanson MR, Elison JT, Kandala S, Estes AM, Botteron KN, Collins L, Dager SR, Evans AC, Gerig G, Gu H, McKinstry RC, Paterson S, Schultz RT, Styner M, , Schlaggar BL, Pruett JR Jr*, Piven J*, (2017 Jun). Functional neuroimaging of high-risk 6-month-old infants predicts a diagnosis of autism at 24 months of age. Sci Transl Med. 9(393): 
    *Co-senior authors  

  3. Shaw JA, Bryant LK, Malle BF, Povinelli DJ, Pruett JR Jr, (2017 Apr). The relationship between joint attention and theory of mind in neurotypical adults. Conscious Cogn. 51: 268-278. 

  4. Eggebrecht AT, Elison JT, Feczko E, Todorov A, Wolff JJ, Kandala S, Adams CM, Snyder AZ, Lewis JD, Estes AM, Zwaigenbaum L, Botteron KN, McKinstry RC, Constantino JN, Evans A, Hazlett HC, Dager S, Paterson SJ, Schultz RT, Styner MA, Gerig G, Das S, Kostopoulos P, Schlaggar BL, Petersen SE, Piven J*, Pruett JR Jr*, (2017 Mar). Joint Attention and Brain Functional Connectivity in Infants and Toddlers. Cereb. Cortex. 27(3): 1709-1720.
    *Co-senior authors  

  5. Pruett JR Jr, Povinelli DJ, (2016 Dec). Commentary – Autism Spectrum Disorder: Spectrum or Cluster? Autism Res. 9(12): 1237-1240.  

  6. Pruett JR Jr, Kandala S, Hoertel S, Snyder AZ, Elison JT, Nishino T, Feczko E, Dosenbach NU, Nardos B, Power JD, Adeyemo B, Botteron KN, McKinstry RC, Evans AC, Hazlett HC, Dager SR, Paterson S, Schultz RT, Collins DL, Fonov VS, Styner M, Gerig G, Das S, Kostopoulos P, Constantino JN, Estes AM, , Petersen SE, Schlaggar BL, Piven J, (2015 Apr). Accurate age classification of 6 and 12 month-old infants based on resting-state functional connectivity magnetic resonance imaging data. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 12: 123-33.