Jeffrey M Greeson, PhD, MS

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
3535 Market Street, Suite 670
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-6414
Fax: 215-573-0759
BA (Psychology)
Swarthmore College, 1997.
MS (Biomedical Chemistry)
Thomas Jefferson University, 2001.
PhD (Clinical Psychology)
University of Miami, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Clinical Health Psychology, Psychotherapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mind-Body Skills, Mindfulness-Based Interventions (MBSR, MBCT, Koru, etc.)

Description of Research Expertise

Stress, Health Psychology, Behavioral Medicine, Psychoneuroimmunology, Mindfulness, Meditation, Integrative Medicine, Mind-Body Medicine, Psychophysiology, Clinical Trials, Behavioral Sleep Medicine, Cardiovascular Behavioral Medicine, Complementary & Alternative Therapies

Selected Publications

Greeson Jeffrey M, Gettes David R, Spitsin Sergei, Dubé Benoit, Benton Tami D, Lynch Kevin G, Douglas Steven D, Evans Dwight L: The Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Citalopram Decreases Human Immunodeficiency Virus Receptor and Coreceptor Expression in Immune Cells. Biological psychiatry 80(1): 33-9, Jul 2016.

Greeson, J., Reda, J., Windish, M., & Hutchings, J. : A four-session workplace mindfulness program is feasible and effective. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL. May 2016.

Edman, J., Greeson, J., Wolever, R., Roberts, R., Kaufman, A., Abrams, D., & Dolor, R.: Perceived stress in patients with common gastrointestinal disorders: Associations with quality of life and symptom management. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine Page: Online ahead of print: May 20, 2016. May 2016 Notes: doi:10.1089/acm.2016.29003.abstracts.

Feldman Greg, Lavalle Jayne, Gildawie Kelsea, Greeson Jeffrey M: Dispositional Mindfulness Uncouples Physiological and Emotional Reactivity to a Laboratory Stressor and Emotional Reactivity to Executive Functioning Lapses in Daily Life. Mindfulness 7(2): 527-541, Apr 2016.

Greeson, Jeffrey M.: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: Correlates, predictors, and moderators of positive emotional outcomes. Psychosomatic Medicine 78: A-9, March 2016.

Feldman, G., & Greeson, J: Meditation and Relaxation. SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology. H.L. Miller (eds.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc, Page: 542-545, 2016.

Feldman, G., Gildawie, K., Potter, M., & Greeson, J.M: Dispositional mindfulness buffers emotional reactivity to physiological arousal. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL November 2015.

Moss Aleezé S, Reibel Diane K, Greeson Jeffrey M, Thapar Anjali, Bubb Rebecca, Salmon Jacqueline, Newberg Andrew B: An Adapted Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program for Elders in a Continuing Care Retirement Community: Quantitative and Qualitative Results From a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of applied gerontology : the official journal of the Southern Gerontological Society 34(4): 518-538, Jun 2015.

Greeson Jeffrey M, Toohey Michael J, Pearce Michelle J: An adapted, four-week mind-body skills group for medical students: reducing stress, increasing mindfulness, and enhancing self-care. Explore (New York, N.Y.) 11(3): 186-92, May-Jun 2015.

Greeson, J.M., Gettes, D.R., Spitsin, S.V., Dubé, B., Benton, T.D., Lynch, K.G., Douglas, S.D., & Evans, D.L: Effect of SSRI on HIV receptor and coreceptor expression ex vivo. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Biological Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada May 2015.

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