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Sara Levine Kornfield

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market Street, 3rd floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2157461255
Fax: 2155738881
Lab: 2157461255
B.A. (Psychology)
Barnard College, Columbia University , 2003.
M.S. (Clinical Psychology)
Drexel University, 2008.
Ph.D. (Clinical Health Psychology)
Drexel University, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Pre-doctoral Internship in Psychology, Northport Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY, 2009-2010.
Fellowship, Primary Care-Mental Health Integration, Philadelphia, Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center/University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010-2012.
Fellowship, Perinatal Mental Health and the Neurobiology of Pregnancy , University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2013-2014.
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Selected Publications

Kornfield, S., Lenze, E., Rawson, K.: Predictors of posttraumatic stress symptoms and association with fear of falling after hip fracture. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 65(6): 1251-1257, June 2017 Notes: NIHMS831163.

Kornfield, S.L, Moseley, M., Appleby, D., McMickens, C.L., Sammel, M.D., Epperson, C.N.: Post-traumatic symptom reporting and reported cigarette smoking during pregnancy. Journal of Women's Health 26(6): 662-669, June 2017.

Huberty, J., Lieferman, J., Kruper, A., Jacobson, L., Waring, M., Matthews, J., Wischenka, D., Braxter, B., Kornfield, S.: Exploring the need for interventions to manage weight and stress during interconception. Journal of Behavioral Medicine November 2016 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s10865-016-9813-z.

Kornfield, S., Geller, P.A., Epperson, C.N. : Maternal fetal attachment, locus of control and adherence to STI/HIV prevention and prenatal care promotion behaviors in urban women International Journal of Gynecological, Obstetrical, and Reproductive Medicine Research. 1(1): 11-18, 2014.

Geller, P. A., Nelson, A. R., Kornfield, S., Goldstein, D. : Women’s health: Obstetrics and Gynecology. Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology: Evidence Based Assessment and Intervention. C. Hunter, C. Hunter & R. Kessler (eds.). New York: Springer. 2013.

Kornfield, S., Klaus, J., McKay, C., Helstrom, A., Oslin, D. : Subsyndromal PTSD symptomatology in primary care military Veterans: Treatment implications. Psychological Services 9(4): 383-9, 2012.

Kornfield, S.L., Geller, P.A. : Mental health outcomes of abortion and its alternatives: Implications for future policy. Women’s Health Issues 20(2): 92-95, 2010.

Geller, P.A., Psaros, C., Kornfield, S.L. : Satisfaction with pregnancy loss aftercare: Are women getting what they want? Archives of Women’s Mental Health 13(2): 111-124, 2010.

Geller, P.A., Psaros, C., Kornfield, S.L., Nelson, A. : Pregnancy Loss: An Online Curriculum for Residents and Providers. Drexel University. Drexel University, 2008.

Maret, A. Ding, C., Kornfield, S.L., Levine, M.A. : Analysis of the GCM2 gene in isolated hypoparathyroidism. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 93(4): 1426-1432, 2008.

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