Snezana Milanovic, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Psychiatry

MD, University of Belgrade
MSc, University of Belgrade

My research goal is to identify biomarkers of behavioral risk or resilience in newborns. We use multimodal brain imaging in newborns and ‘omics’ data collection in mothers, fathers and newborns. Clinically, we aim to establish individualized treatment modalities for mothers and early interventions for children at risk.

2003 Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry: Resident Teaching Award / Outstanding Teacher and Role Model
2003-2004 Southwest Florida, NARSAD: Sarasota Opera Benefit Scholar
2003-2006 Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF): Young Investigator Award
2003-2006 National Alliance for Research of Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD): Young Investigator Award,
2002-2003 NIH: Ruth Kirschstein National Research Service Award, NIH
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  1. Pino EC, Zuo Y, Schor SH, Zatwarnicki S, Henderson DC, Borba CP, Milanovic SM, Kalesan B. Temporal trends of co-diagnosis of depression and/or anxiety among female maternal and non-maternal hospitalizations: Results from Nationwide Inpatient Sample 2004-2013. Psychiatry Res. 2019 02; 272:42-50.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30579180.
  2. Nillni YI, Mehralizade A, Mayer L, Milanovic S. Treatment of depression, anxiety, and trauma-related disorders during the perinatal period: A systematic review. Clin Psychol Rev. 2018 Dec; 66:136-148.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29935979.
  3. Mehralizade A, Schor S, Coleman CM, Oppenheim CE, Denckla CA, Borba CP, Henderson DC, Wolff J, Crane S, Nettles-Gomez P, Pal A, Milanovic S. Mobile Health Apps in OB-GYN-Embedded Psychiatric Care: Commentary. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2017 Oct 06; 5(10):e152.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28986335.
  4. Denckla CA, Mancini AD, Consedine NS, Milanovic SM, Basu A, Seedat S, Spies G, Henderson DC, Bonanno GA, Koenen KC. Distinguishing postpartum and antepartum depressive trajectories in a large population-based cohort: the impact of exposure to adversity and offspring gender. Psychol Med. 2018 05; 48(7):1139-1147.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28889814.
  5. Pino EC, Damus K, Jack B, Henderson D, Milanovic S, Kalesan B. Adolescent socioeconomic status and depressive symptoms in later life: Evidence from structural equation models. J Affect Disord. 2018 Jan 01; 225:702-708.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28917197.
  6. Denckla CA, Ndetei DM, Mutiso VN, Musyimi CW, Musau AM, Nandoya ES, Anderson KK, Milanovic S, Henderson D, McKenzie K. Psychometric properties of the Ndetei-Othieno-Kathuku (NOK) Scale: A mental health assessment tool for an African setting. J Child Adolesc Ment Health. 2017 May; 29(1):39-49.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28401773; DOI: 10.2989/17280583.2017.1310729;.
  7. Milanovic SM, Vangel MG. Medial prefrontal cortical activation during working memory differentiates schizophrenia and bipolar psychotic patients: a pilot fMRI study Response to the comment. Schizophr Res. 2012 Feb; 134(2-3):294-5. PMID: 22067289; DOI: 10.1016/j.schres.2011.10.007;.
  8. Milanovic SM, Thermenos HW, Goldstein JM, Brown A, Gabrieli SW, Makris N, Tsuang MT, Buka SL, Seidman LJ. Medial prefrontal cortical activation during working memory differentiates schizophrenia and bipolar psychotic patients: a pilot FMRI study. Schizophr Res. 2011 Jul; 129(2-3):208-10. PMID: 21440419; PMCID: PMC3775485; DOI: 10.1016/j.schres.2011.02.025;.
  9. Thermenos HW, Goldstein JM, Milanovic SM, Whitfield-Gabrieli S, Makris N, Laviolette P, Koch JK, Faraone SV, Tsuang MT, Buka SL, Seidman LJ. An fMRI study of working memory in persons with bipolar disorder or at genetic risk for bipolar disorder. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2010 Jan 5; 153B(1):120-31. PMID: 19418510; PMCID: PMC3762486; DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.b.30964;.
  10. Whitfield-Gabrieli S, Thermenos HW, Milanovic S, Tsuang MT, Faraone SV, McCarley RW, Shenton ME, Green AI, Nieto-Castanon A, LaViolette P, Wojcik J, Gabrieli JD, Seidman LJ. Hyperactivity and hyperconnectivity of the default network in schizophrenia and in first-degree relatives of persons with schizophrenia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jan 27; 106(4):1279-84. PMID: 19164577; PMCID: PMC2633557; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0809141106;.
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