Lily Anna Brown, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Without Compensation Employee, Michael J. Crescenz Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Director, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety
3535 Market Street Suite 600 N
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2157463346
B.S. (Psychology)
Drexel University, 2008.
M.A. (Clinical Psychology)
University of California, Los Angeles, 2011.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology and Learning and Behavior Psychology)
University of California, Los Angeles, 2016.
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Description of Research Expertise

Anxiety Disorders, Suicide, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Selected Publications

Tran, J. T., Brown, L. A., Webster, J., Wolfe, J., Listeroud, L., Ben Nathan, J., Arcomano, A., Patel, E., Deshpande, A., Pancoe, S., & Bauermeister, J. A. : Adaptation of a digital health intervention to reducing suicide among LGBTQ+ youth. Poster presented at the 45th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine: Philadelphia, PA. 2024, March.

Brown, L.A., White, L.K., Makhoul, W., Teferi, M., Sheline, Y. & Balderston, N.: Role of the intraparietal sulcus (IPS) in anxiety and cognition: Opportunities for intervention for Anxiety-related disorders   International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology 23(4): 100385, Oct-Dec 2023.

Brier, N., & Brown, L.A.: The Impact of Exposure Therapy on Cancer-Related Future Cognitions in Severe Health Anxiety Cognitive and Behavioral Practice Page: E-pub Ahead of Print, Sep 2023.

Tse, C.S., Hunt, M.G., Brown, L.A., & Lewis, J.D.: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases-Related Disability: Risk Factors, Outcomes, and Interventions. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Page: E-pub Ahead of Print, Aug 2023.

Tse, C.S., Weng, C., Kwon, M., Wolk, C.B., Brown, L.A., Malani, K., Shah, S.A., Fine, S.: Increased Risks for Suicide, Self-harm, Substance Use, and Psychiatric Disorders in Adults with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Nationwide Study in the United States from 2007-2017. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Page: E-pub Ahead of Print, Apr 2023.

Brown, L. A., Zhu, Y., Coon, H., Young-McCaughann, S., Fina, B. A., Dondanville, K. A., Hernandez, M. A., Litz, B. T., Mintz J., Maurer D. M., Kelly, K. M., Peterson, A. L., Bryan, C. J., Williamson, D. E., for the STRONG STAR Consortium: Phenotypic predictors of suicide subtypes from pre- to postdeployment in active duty military personnel. Journal of Psychiatric Research 160: 163-70, Apr 2023.

Brown, L. A., Zhu, Y., Hamlett, G. E., Moore, T. M., DiDomenico, G. E., Elina, V., Greenberg, D. M., Gur, R. C., Gur, R. E., & Barzilay, R. : COVID-19 worries and insomnia: A follow-up study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 20(5): 4568, Mar 2023.

Kim, E., Brown, L.A., Seltzer, E.K., Hartzell-Leggin, D., Borodyanskaya, Y.L., Andy, U.U., Rosin, R.M., Whitmore, K.E., Newman, D.K. & Arya, L.: Development of a patient-centered text message-based platform for the self-management of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome symptoms. Neurourology and Urodynamics 42(2): 510-22, Feb 2023.

Hamlett, G. E., * Tyler, J., Bredemeier, K., Ballentine, E., & Brown, L. A.: The impact of COVID-19 on treatment seeking and interest in internet-based therapy for anxiety-related disorders: An interrupted time-series analysis. Psychiatry Research 320: 115044, Feb 2023.

Brown, L.A., AlRabiah, R., Terrasse, M., Aksianiuk, V. & Sisti, D.: Knowledge of evidence-based practices for PTSD among mental health court judges. Medicine, Science and the Law. 63(1): 42-52, Jan 2023.

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Last updated: 04/23/2024
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