Nataliya Zelikovsky, Ph.D.

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
LaSalle University
1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199
Office: 215-951-5174
Education:
B.A. (Psychology)
SUNY Binghamton, 1992.
M.S. (Clinical Psychology)
Ohio University, 1995.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
Ohio University, 1998.
Fellow (Clinical Psychology)
University of Florida Health Science Center, 2000.
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Description of Research Expertise

development and validation of measurement tools to assess adherence; psychosocial factors and barriers to medical adherence; interventions to improve adherence; treatment outcome research

Description of Clinical Expertise

pre-transplant psychological evaluations; consultation and intervention to to improve adherence to medical regimens; adjustment to chronic renal disease

Selected Publications

Zelikovsky N., Walsh A.: Medical Adherence. Requisite in Pediatrics: Nephrology/Urology. B. Kaplan & K Meyers (eds.). 2004.

Zelikovsky N., Verb R.: Psychological considerations in renal disease. Requisite in Pediatrics: Nephrology/Urology. B. Kaplan & K. Meyers (eds.). 2004.

Walsh A., Zelikovsky N.: Patient-physician communication. Requisite in Pediatrics: Nephrology/Urology. B. Kaplan & K. Meyers (eds.). 2004.

Zelikovsky N., Kazak A.: Risks and protective factors for function with chronic illness. Pediatrics. L. Osborn, T. DeWitt, L. First & J.A. Zenel (eds.). Elsevier Press, Page: 877-881, 2004.

Salerno, A.E., Green, C., Zelikovsky, N., Gruber, P.J., Lodge, A., Meyers, K.E.C., & Kaplan, B.S.: Creation of a novel hemodialysis bridge graft to extend the life of an adolescent. Pediatric Nephrology 19: 1297-1299, 2004.

Gerson, A., Hwang, W., Fiorenza, J., Barth, K., Kaskel, F., Weiss, L., Zelikovsky, N., Fivus, B., & Furth, S.: Anemia and health-related quality of life in adolescents with chronic kidney disease. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 44: 1017-1023, 2004.

Gerson, A.C., Fivush, B.A., Pham, N., Weiss, R., Chandra, M., Zelikovsky, N., Kaskel, F., & Furth, S.L.: A longitudinal analysis of quality of life in adolescents with chronic kidney disease. Abstract. Paper presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies' Meeting 2004.

Zelikovsky, N., Walsh, A.P., & Meyers, K.E.C. : Stress and coping among parents awaiting a child's kidney transplant. Abstract. Society of Pediatric Psychology National Conference on Child Health. Charleston, SC. 2004.

Zelikovsky, N., Walsh, A.P., & Meyers, K.E.C.: Understanding barriers to adherence among adolescents with renal disease. Abstract. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology National Conference on Child Health. Charleston, SC 2004.

Zelikovsky, N., Walsh, A.P., & Meyers, K.E.C.: Correlates of non-adherence for adolescents one year after kidney transplant. Abstract. Paper presented at the American Transplant Congress. Boston, MA 2004.

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