Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

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Liisa V Hantsoo

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Instructor, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market St.
Department of Psychiatry
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
B.A. (Neuroscience)
The Johns Hopkins University , 2001.
M.L.A.
The University of Pennsylvania, 2005.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology (APA Accredited))
The Ohio State University , 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Clinical Health Psychology, Rush University Medical Center, Department of Behavioral Sciences (APA Accredited), 2011-2012.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Clinical Psychology, The University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, 2012-2016.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), premenstrual syndrome (PMS), perinatal mood and anxiety, menstrual cycle, stress

Description of Research Expertise

premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), perinatal mood and anxiety, menstrual cycle, stress, psychophysiology, sex differences

Selected Publications

Cooney LG, Milman LW, Hantsoo L, Kornfield S, Sammel MD, Allison KC, Epperson CN, Dokras A: Cognitive behavioral therapy improves weight loss and quality of life in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized clinical trial. Fertility and Sterility June 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Criniti, S., McGeehan, B., Tanes, C., Elovitz, M., Compher, C., Wu, G., Epperson, C.N.: Cortisol Response to Acute Stress is Associated with Differential Abundance of Taxa in Human Gut Microbiome. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP) May 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Criniti, S., McGeehan, B., Tanes, C., Elovitz, M., Compher, C., Wu, G., Epperson, C.N. : Adverse Childhood Experiences are Associated with Altered Human Adult Gut Microbiome. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP) May 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Marks, J., McGeehan, B., Sammel, M.D., Grillon, C., Epperson, C.N. : Anxiety-Potentiated Startle Reductions Correlate with Symptom Reduction by Sertraline in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD). Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP) May 2018.

Marks, J., McGeehan, B., Epperson, C.N., Hantsoo, L. : The Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Lifespan Brain Institute Annual Research Symposium March 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Sammel, M.D., Ewing, G.E., Morrison, K., Elovitz, M., Bale, T., Epperson, C.N.: Maternal Adverse Childhood Experiences: Impact on Perinatal Glucocorticoid-Inflammatory Stress Response and Offspring Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal (HPA) Axis Development. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Lifespan Brain Institute Annual Research Symposium March 2018.

Hantsoo L., Golden C.E.M., Kornfield S., Grillon C., Epperson C.N.: Startling Differences: Using the Acoustic Startle Response to Study Sex Differences and Neurosteroids in Affective Disorders. Current Psychiatry Reports 20(6), 2018.

Kornfield S.L., Hantsoo L., Epperson C.N. : What Does Sex Have to Do with It? The Role of Sex as a Biological Variable in the Development of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Current Psychiatry Reports 20(6): 39, 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Marks, J., McGeehan, B., Morrow, L.S., Epperson, C.N. : Allopregnanolone Response to Stress in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder. North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology (NASPOG) Biennial Meeting 4 2018.

Hantsoo, L., Sammel, M.D., Ewing, G.E., Morrison, K., Elovitz, M., Bale, T., Epperson, C.N.: Maternal Adverse Childhood Experiences: Impact on Perinatal Glucocorticoid-Inflammatory Stress Response and Offspring Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal (HPA) Axis Development. American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) Annual Meeting, December 2017 December 2017.

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