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Jan A. Moynihan, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 273-2831
Office: (585) 275-4648
Fax: (585) 273-1384


The biographical information for Jan A. Moynihan, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell Cancer Fund | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 1984 - 1986
Wendy Jill Fread Award | University of Rochester 1976
Bausch and Lomb Scholar | University of Rochester 1972 - 1976
PHS-declined award | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY
Multiple Sclerosis Society-declined award | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 12 available »

2015 Apr 9
O'Connor TG, Wang H, Moynihan JA, Wyman PA, Carnahan J, Lofthus G, Quataert SA, Bowman M, Burke AS, Caserta MT. "Observed parent-child relationship quality predicts antibody response to vaccination in children." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2015 Apr 9; Epub 2015 Apr 09.
2014 Nov
O'Connor TG, Moynihan JA, Wyman PA, Carnahan J, Lofthus G, Quataert SA, Bowman M, Caserta MT. "Depressive symptoms and immune response to meningococcal conjugate vaccine in early adolescence." Development and psychopathology. 2014 Nov; 26(4 Pt 2):1567-76.
2014 Jun
O'Connor TG, Moynihan JA, Caserta MT. "Annual research review: The neuroinflammation hypothesis for stress and psychopathology in children--developmental psychoneuroimmunology." Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines. 2014 Jun; 55(6):615-31. Epub 2013 Dec 23.
2014 Mar
Blackmore ER, Groth SW, Din Chen DG, Gilchrist MA, O'Connor TG, Moynihan JA. "Depressive symptoms and proinflammatory cytokines across the perinatal period in African American women." Journal of psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology. 2014 Mar; 35(1):8-15. Epub 2013 Dec 18.
2014 Feb
O'Connor TG, Tang W, Gilchrist MA, Moynihan JA, Pressman EK, Blackmore ER. "Diurnal cortisol patterns and psychiatric symptoms in pregnancy: short-term longitudinal study." Biological psychology. 2014 Feb; 96:35-41. Epub 2013 Nov 12.

Current Appointments

Engel Professor in Psychosocial Medicine - Department of Psychiatry, Behav/Psychosoc Med (SMD)
Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Behav/Psychosoc Med (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Microbiology and Immunology (SMD)


PhD | Microbiology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1982
BA | Biology | University of Rochester1976