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Shaping the Future

Margaret Stuber, M.D.

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(310) 825-5213

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48-240 NPI
CAMPUS - 175919
CA
UNITED STATES

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mstuber@mednet.ucla.edu

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Director, Doctoring Curriculum, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Director, Medical Student Education, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Jane and Marc Nathanson Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Professor, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

Member, UCLA Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Clinic

JCCC Patients and Survivors Program Area


Awards and Honors:

UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital
Hawthorn Center
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital

Detailed Biography:

Margaret L. Stuber, M.D. came to UCLA in 1980, after completing her medical training at the University of Michigan, to do her residency training in Psychiatry. After receiving further training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, she joined the faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences to pursue her interest in work with medically ill children and their families, and is now the Jane and Marc Nathanson Professor of Psychiatry. Her research has focused on traumatic stress responses of pediatric cancer survivors, pediatric organ transplant recipients, and their parents. This research has led to her involvement in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, a group of over 50 sites across the United States dedicated to development of prevention, assessment, and treatment for psychologically traumatized children and adolescents.

Dr. Stuber is also deeply committed to medical education. She is the Director of Medical Student Education for the Department of Psychiatry, and is one of the two Co-Chairs of the Medical Education Committee for the David Geffen School of Medicine. In this role she has been actively involved in the creation and implementation of the new curriculum begun at UCLA in August 2003. She is now developing curriculum for use by medical schools across the United States.

Publications:

Stuber Margaret L, Meeske Kathleen A, Leisenring Wendy, Stratton Kayla, Zeltzer Lonnie K, Dawson Kathryn, Kazak Anne E, Zebrack Bradley, Mertens Ann C, Robison Leslie L, Krull Kevin R   Defining medical posttraumatic stress among young adult survivors in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study General hospital psychiatry, 2011; 33(4): 347-53.
Stuber Margaret L   Psychiatric issues in pediatric organ transplantation Pediatric clinics of North America, 2011; 58(4): 887-901, x.
Desylvia Dawn, Stuber Margaret, Fung Cha Chi, Bazargan-Hejazi Shahrzad, Cooper Edwin   The knowledge, attitudes and usage of complementary and alternative medicine of medical students Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM, 2011; 2011(4): 728902.
Wilkerson LuAnn, Stevens Carl D, Stuber Margaret L   David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges, 2010; 85(9 Suppl): S88-91.
Stuber Margaret L, Meeske Kathleen A, Krull Kevin R, Leisenring Wendy, Stratton Kayla, Kazak Anne E, Huber Marc, Zebrack Bradley, Uijtdehaage Sebastian H, Mertens Ann C, Robison Leslie L, Zeltzer Lonnie K   Prevalence and predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder in adult survivors of childhood cancer Pediatrics, 2010; 125(5): e1124-34.
Stuber Margaret L   Psychiatric issues in pediatric organ transplantation Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2010; 19(2): 285-300, viii-ix.
Uijtdehaage Sebastian, Hauer Karen E, Stuber Margaret, Rajagopalan Shobita, Go Vay L, Wilkerson LuAnn   A framework for developing, implementing, and evaluating a cancer survivorship curriculum for medical students Journal of general internal medicine, 2009; 24 Suppl 2(2): S491-4.
Paley Blair, O'Connor Mary J, Baillie Susan J, Guiton Gretchen, Stuber Margaret L   Integrating case topics in medical school curriculum to enhance multiple skill learning: using fetal alcohol spectrum disorders as an exemplary case Academic psychiatry : the journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry, 2009; 33(2): 143-8.
Stuber Margaret, Hilber Sherry Dunay, Mintzer Lisa Libman, Castaneda Marleen, Glover Dorie, Zeltzer Lonnie   Laughter, humor and pain perception in children: a pilot study Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM, 2009; 6(2): 271-6.
Uijtdehaage Sebastian, Hauer Karen E, Stuber Margaret, Go Vay Liang, Rajagopalan Shobita, Wilkerson Luann   Preparedness for caring of cancer survivors: a multi-institutional study of medical students and oncology fellows Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education, 2009; 24(1): 28-32.
Stuber Margaret L, Shemesh Eyal, Seacord Debra, Washington James, Hellemann Gerhard, McDiarmid Susan   Evaluating non-adherence to immunosuppressant medications in pediatric liver transplant recipients Pediatric transplantation, 2008; 12(3): 284-8.
Dingle Arden D, Stuber Margaret L   Ethics education Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2008; 17(1): 187-207, xi.
Sierpina Victor S, Kreitzer Mary Jo, Brodsky Marc, Fung Chachi, Hui Ka-Kit, Stuber Margaret, Fleishman Susan   Innovations in integrative healthcare education: mind-body faculty development at UCLA and the symposium for portland area research on complementary and alternative medicine Explore (New York, N.Y.), 2008; 2(6): 547-9.
Stuber Margaret L, Shemesh Eyal   Post-traumatic stress response to life-threatening illnesses in children and their parents Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2006; 15(3): 597-609.
Shaw Richard J, Wamboldt Marianne, Bursch Brenda, Stuber Margaret   Practice patterns in pediatric consultation-liaison psychiatry: a national survey Psychosomatics, 2006; 47(1): 43-9.
Stuber Margaret L, Schneider Stephanie, Kassam-Adams Nancy, Kazak Anne E, Saxe Glenn   The medical traumatic stress toolkit CNS spectrums, 2006; 11(2): 137-42.
Glover Dorie A, Stuber Margaret, Poland Russell E   Allostatic load in women with and without PTSD symptoms Psychiatry, 2006; 69(3): 191-203.
Shemesh Eyal, Yehuda Rachel, Rockmore Lori, Shneider Benjamin L, Emre Sukru, Bartell Abraham S, Schmeidler James, Annunziato Rachel A, Stuber Margaret L, Newcorn Jeffrey H   Assessment of depression in medically ill children presenting to pediatric specialty clinics Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2005; 44(12): 1249-57.
Myers Cynthia, Stuber Margaret L, Bonamer-Rheingans Jennifer I, Zeltzer Lonnie K   Complementary therapies and childhood cancer Cancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center, 2005; 12(3): 172-80.
Mintzer Lisa Libman, Stuber Margaret L, Seacord Debra, Castaneda Marleen, Mesrkhani Violet, Glover Dorie   Traumatic stress symptoms in adolescent organ transplant recipients Pediatrics, 2005; 115(6): 1640-4.
Glover Dorie A, Steele Amber C, Stuber Margaret L, Fahey John L   Preliminary evidence for lymphocyte distribution differences at rest and after acute psychological stress in PTSD-symptomatic women Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2005; 19(3): 243-51.
Baillie Susan, Paley Blair, Guiton Grethchen, O'Connor Mary, Stuber Margaret   Using Fetal Alcohol Syndrome as an integrating curricular theme Medical education, 2005; 39(5): 508.
Shemesh Eyal, Shneider Benjamin L, Savitzky Jill K, Arnott Lindsay, Gondolesi Gabriel E, Krieger Nancy R, Kerkar Nanda, Magid Margret S, Stuber Margaret L, Schmeidler James, Yehuda Rachel, Emre Sukru   Medication adherence in pediatric and adolescent liver transplant recipients Pediatrics, 2004; 113(4): 825-32.
Sharpe Tanya T, Alexander Martha, Hutcherson Johnni, Floyd R Louise, Brimacombe Michael, Levine Robert, Mengel Mark, Stuber Margaret   Report from the CDC. Physician and allied health professionals' training and fetal alcohol syndrome Journal of women's health (2002), 2004; 13(2): 133-9.
Houskamp Beth M, Fisher Lynne A, Stuber Margaret L   Spirituality in children and adolescents: research findings and implications for clinicians and researchers Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2004; 13(1): 221-30.
Houskamp BM, Fisher LA, Stuber ML   Spirituality in children and adolescents: research findings and implications for clinicians and researchers Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America. , 2004; 13(1): 221-30.
Stuber Margaret L, Houskamp Beth M   Spirituality in children confronting death Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2004; 13(1): 127-36, viii.
Stuber ML, Houskamp BM   Spirituality in children confronting death Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America. , 2004; 13(1): 127-36, viii.
Glover Dorie A, Powers Mark B, Bergman Lyndsey, Smits Jasper A J, Telch Michael J, Stuber Margaret   Urinary dopamine and turn bias in traumatized women with and without PTSD symptoms Behavioural brain research, 2003; 144(1-2): 137-41.
Young Gregory S, Mintzer Lisa Libman, Seacord Debra, CastaƱeda Marleen, Mesrkhani Violet, Stuber Margaret L   Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in parents of transplant recipients: incidence, severity, and related factors Pediatrics, 2003; 111(6 Pt 1): e725-31.
Stuber Margaret L, Shemesh Eyal, Saxe Glenn N   Posttraumatic stress responses in children with life-threatening illnesses Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America, 2003; 12(2): 195-209.
Stuber ML, Shemesh E, Saxe GN   Posttraumatic stress responses in children with life-threatening illnesses Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America. , 2003; 12(2): 195-209.
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