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Linda Kahn
Research Associate Professor
National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellow
SUNY University at Buffalo
Department of Family Medicine
77Goodell St.
Suite 220
Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 816-7254
Fax: (716) 845-6899

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Kahn LS, Aiello J, Berdine DE, Fox CH (In press): The use of telephonic case management to link a special-needs population with a primary care physician. JABFM.
McIntyre RS, Rasgon NL, Kemp DE, Nguyen HT, Law CW, Taylor V, Woldeyohannes HO, Alsuwaidan MT, Soczynska JK, Kim B, Lourenco MT, Kahn LS, Goldstein BI. Metabolic Syndrome and Major Depressive Disorder: Co-occurrence and Pathophysiologic Overlap. Current Diabetes Reports 2009;9:51-59.
Kahn LS, Fox CH, Mcintyre RS, Tumiel-Berhalter L, Berdine DE, Lyle H. Assessing the Prevalence of Depression Among Individuals with Diabetes in a Medicaid Managed-care Program. Int'l J Psychiatry in Medicine 2008;38(1):13-29.
Griswold KS, Aronoff H, Kernan JB, Kahn LS. Adolescent Substance Use and Abuse: Recognition and Management. American Family Physician 2008; 77(3):331-336.
Fox CH, Voleti V, Kahn LS, Murray B, Vassalotti J. A Quick Guide to Evidence-Based Chronic Kidney Disease Care for the Primary Care Physician. Post Graduate Medicine 2008; 120(2):E01-6.
Fox CH, Swanson AR, Kahn LS, Glaser K. Improving Chronic Kidney Disease Care in Primary Care Practices: An Upstate New York Practice Based Research Network (UNYNET) Study. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice 2008;21(6):522-530.
Fox C, Kahn LS. The Importance of Patient Education in the Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease. Kidney International 2008 Nov;74(9):1114-5.
Fox C, Kahn LS. The importance of patient education in the treatment of chronic kidney disease. Kidney International 2008 Nov;74(9):1114-5.
Fox CH, Swanson BA, Kahn LS, Glaser K, Murray B: Improving chronic kidney disease care in primary care practices: a UNYNET study JABFM. 21 (6): 522-530
Fox CH, Voleti V, Kahn LS, Murray B, Vassalotti J (2008): A quick guide to evidence-based chronic kidney disease care for the primary care physician. Postgrad Med 120:E01-06.
Kahn LS., Cadzow, R., Tumiel-Berhalter, L, Watkins, B, Taylor, J, Leonard, K (2007) Providing health insurance to small-businesses through a subsidy demonstration program, Social Work in Public Health 23(1): 143-155.
Griswold KS, Kernan JB, Aronoff H, Kahn LS (2008) Adolescent substance use: recognition and management. American Family Physician 77 (3): 331-336.
Fox CH, Kahn L, Robinson A. Practice Facilitators and Practice-Based Research Networks. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice.
Kahn LS, Tumiel-Berhalter L, Cadzow R, Watkins R, Leonard KM, Taylor JS (2007): The impacts of subsidized health insurance on employees' use of preventive health services. Eval Health Prof 30:22-34.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS. Atypical Depression and Anxious Depression in Women: Are They Gender-Preferred Phenotypes? Journal of Affective Disorders 2007; 102:245-258.
Cramer JS, Sibley RF, Bartlett DP, Kahn LS, Loffredo L. An Adaptation of the Diabetes Prevention Program for Use with High Risk, Minority Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. The Diabetes Educator 2007; 33:503.
Kahn LS, Fox CH, Berdine DE, Krause-Kelly J, Raghu V. A Physician Self-Assessment Tool for Quality Improvement. Journal for Healthcare Quality 2007 March/ April; 29(2):38-43.
Kahn LS, Fox CH, Olawaiye A, Servoss TJ, McLean-Plunkett E (2007). Facilitating Quality Improvement in Physician Management of Co-Morbid Chronic Disease in an Urban Minority Practice Journal of the National Medical Association 99(4): 377-383.
Kahn LS, Halbreich U, Bloom MS, Bidani R, Rich E, Hershey CO. Screening for Mental Illness in Primary Care Clinics. Int J Psychiatry Med. 34(4) 345-362
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (In press): Mood and Behavioral Effects of Oral Contraceptives. Mental Fitness
Kahn L, Halbreich U (2005): The effect of estrogens on depression. In Bergemann N, Riecher-Rossler A (eds), Estrogen effects in psychiatric disorders. New York: Springer Wien, pp 145-173.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2004): Gender and pathophysiology of affective disorders: rationale for gender-specific treatments. In den Boer H, ter Horst GJ, George M (eds), Current and future directions in psychopharmacology. Amsterdam: Benecke.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2003): Treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder with luteal phase dosing of sertraline. Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:2065-78.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2003): Hyperprolactinemia and schizophrenia: mechanisms and clinical aspects. J Psychiatric Practice 9(3): 341-353.
Kahn LS, Halbreich U (2003): Understanding Premenstrual Syndromes. Primary Psychiatry 10:41-45.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2003): Hormonal Aspects of Schizophrenias: An Overview. Psychoneuroendocrinology 28, Supp2:1-16.
Halbreich U, Kinon BJ, Gilmore JA, Kahn LS (2003): Elevated prolactin levels in patients with schizophrenia: mechanisms and related adverse effects. Psychoneuroendocrinology 28 Suppl 1:53-67.
Halbreich U, Borenstein J, Pearlstein T, Kahn LS (2003): The prevalence, impairment, impact, and burden of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMS/PMDD). Psychoneuroendocrinology 28 Suppl 3:1-23.
Halbreich U, Wamback S, Kahn LS (2003): Clinical psychotropic effects of gonadal hormone medications in women. In Wolkowitz O, Rothschild A (eds), Psychoneuroendocrinology: The scientific basis of clinical practice. Washington D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, Inc., pp 303-330.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2003): Depression in Menopausal Women. In Genazzani AR (ed), Hormone Replacement Therapy and the Brain. London: Parthenon Publishers, pp 150-160.
Mitwally MF, Kahn LS, Halbreich U (2002): Pharmacological Management of Premenstrual Syndromes (PMS) and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: Current Treatment Practices. Expert Opin Pharmacother 3:1577-1590.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2002): Estrogens, Age-related Deterioration in Cognition, and Dementia. In Gaszner P, Halbreich U (eds), Women's Mental Health -- An Eastern European Perspective. Budapest, Hungary: World Psychiatric Association, Section on Interdisciplinary Collaboration. Pp. 81-93.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2001): Role of estrogen in the aetiology and treatment of mood disorders CNS Drugs 15(10): 745-817.
Kahn LS. Halbreich U: (2001) Oral contraceptives and mood. Expert Opin Pharmacother 2: 1367-1382.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2001): Are women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder prone to osteoporosis? Psychosom Med . 63:361-364.
Halbreich U, Kahn LS (2000): Selective oestrogen receptor modulators--current and future brain and behaviour applications. Expert Opin Pharmacother 1:1385-98.
Halbreich U, Yonkers KA, Kahn LS (2000): Gender differences in dysthymia. In Steiner M, Yonkers KA, Erickson E (eds), Mood disorders in women. London: Martin Dunitz, pp 107-118.
Kahn LS, Halbreich U (1999): Menopause and psychopharmacology: signs, symptoms, and treatment. In Crosignani PG, Kenemans K, Wenger NK, Jackson AS (eds), Women's health and menopause: risk reduction strategies -- improved quality of health. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp 131-136.
Kahn LS (1994): The cross cultural study of education. In Husen T, Postlethwaite N (eds), The International Encyclopedia of Education, Vol 2nd edition. London: Pergamon Press, pp 1208-1213.
Kahn LS (1986): The impact of cultural identity on Quebecois education. Quebec Studies Summer 1986.
Kahn LS, Ogbu J (1984): Review of Enculturation and Education in Shanti Nagar by Ruth S. Freed and Stanley A. Freed. Anthropology and Education Quarterly 15:121-124.


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