Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

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Zuleyha Cidav

Research Assistant Professor of Mental Health Services in Psychiatry
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market Street
Room 3008
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Economics)
Bogazici University, 2002.
MS (Economics)
University of Texas at Austin, 2005.
PhD (Economics)
University of Texas at Austin, 2008.
Post-Graduate Training
Health Services Research, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research, University of Pennsylvania, 2010-2012.
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Description of Research Expertise

health services research, health economics, economic evaluation, mental health care, program evaluation

Selected Publications

Bryant-Stephens, T., Kenyon, C., Localio, R., Toussaint, K., Bryan, M., Apter, A.J., Wolk, C., Cidav, Z., Garner, M., Skinner Stewart, Y. and Minto, N: Reducing Asthma Disparities by Connecting Treatment Across the Sectors Where Children Live, Learn, Play and Pray. American Thoracic Society May 2018.

Janvier YM, Coffield CN, Harris JF, Mandell DS, Cidav Z.: The Developmental Check-In: Development and initial testing of an autism screening tool targeting young children from underserved communities. Autism April 2018.

Becker-Haimes, E. M., Williams, N., Cidav, Z., Rubin, R., & Beidas, R. S.: Interactions between organizational and clinician constructs as predictors of therapist use of evidence-based and non-evidence-based practices. Implementation Science 13, March 2018.

Okamura, K. H., Benjamin Wolk C. L., Kang-Yi, C. D., Stewart, R., Rubin, R. M., Weaver, S., Evans, A. C., Cidav, Z., Beidas, R. S., & Mandell, D. S. : The price per prospective consumer of providing therapist training and consultation in seven evidence-based treatments within a large public behavioral health system: An example cost-analysis metric. Frontiers in Public Health 5: 356, January 2018 Notes: doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00356.

Cidav Z, Xie M, Mandell DS: Foster Care Involvement among Medicaid-Enrolled Children with Autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 48(1): 176-183, January 2018.

Sun V, Ercolano E, McCorkle R, Grant M, Wendel CS, Tallman NJ, Passero F, Raza S, Cidav Z, Holcomb M, Weinstein RS, Hornbrook MC, Krouse RS: Ostomy telehealth for cancer survivors: Design of the Ostomy Self-management Training (OSMT) randomized trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials 64: 167-172, January 2018.

Beidas, R., Volpp, K., Buttenheim, A., Marcus, S., Olfson, M., Pellecchia, M., Stewart, R., Williams, N., Becker-Haimes, E., Candon, M., Cidav, Z., Fishman, J., Lieberman, A., Zentgraf, K., & Mandell, D. (in press).: Transforming mental health delivery through behavioral economics and implementation science: A project protocol. JMIR Research Protocols in press 2018.

Knight, A. M., Davis, A. M., Klein-Gitelman, M. S., Cidav, Z., & Mandell, D.: The impact of psychiatric comorbidity on health care utilization for youth with systemic lupus erythematosus. ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY 69, October 2017.

Cidav Z, Munson J, Estes A, Dawson G, Rogers S, Mandell D.: Cost Offset Associated With Early Start Denver Model for Children With Autism. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 56(9): 777-783, September 2017.

Cidav, Zuleyha; Munson, Jeff; Estes, Annette; Dawson, Geraldine; Rogers, Sally; Mandell, David: Cost Evaluation of an Early Intervention Program for Children with Autism. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, New Orleans, LA June 2017.

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