Lara G Chepenik MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchPsychiatry


  • B.A., Douglass College/Rutgers University, 1990
  • M.D., Thomas Jefferson Medical College, 1999
  • Ph.D., Thomas Jefferson University, 1999

Selected Publications

  • Chepenik, LG. (2013) Administrative Psychiatry. In L. Zun, L.G. Chepenik, and M.N. Mallory (Eds.), Behavioral Emergencies, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England.
  • Chepenik, LG, Wang F, Spencer, L, Spann, M, Kalmar, J, Womer, F, Edmiston, E, Pittman, B and Blumberg, HP. Structure function relationships in hippocampus in bipolar disorder. (2012) Biological Psychology 90(1), 18-22.
  • Chepenik LG, Fredericks C, Papademetris X, Pittman B, Blumberg HP. Effects of the brain derived neurotrophic growth factor val66met polymorphism on hippocampal volume in bipolar disorder. (2009) Neuropsychopharm 34(4), 944-51.



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