Carol Ann Podgorski, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.View Contact & Scheduling
Professor - Department of Psychiatry (SMD)
MS | University of Rochester - School of Medicine & Dentistry. Marriage & Family Therapy. 2005
PhD | University of Rochester. Sociology. 1990
MPH | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent. Public Health. 1985
BA | University of Rochester. Sociology/Psychology. 1980
Excellence in Advocacy Awardee for Volunteer Advocate. 2023
Family-Oriented Care Award. 2021
Pieter leRoux Excellence in Supervision Award. 2015
The Outstanding Graduate Program Director Award. 2014
Susan H. McDaniel Excellence in Teaching Award. 2014
Outstanding Mentor Award. 2013
John Baum, MD Lectureship Award. 2008
Susan H. McDaniel Excellence in Teaching Award. 2008
Innovations in Prevention Award. 2005
Athena Award Nominee. 2002
Leadership Rochester Program. 1993 - 1994
Center on Aging Summer Fellowship, University of Rochester. 1986
University of Rochester Graduate Fellowship. 1980 - 1986
University of Rochester Prize Scholarship. 1976 - 1980
Bausch and Lomb Science Award. 1976
Parkhurst KA, Daks JS, Conwell Y, Podgorski CA, Van Orden KA
Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2022 June 23 Epub 06/23/2022.
Podgorski CA, Anderson SD, Parmar J
Frontiers in psychiatry.. 2021 12 :744806. Epub 12/17/2021.
Van Orden KA, Bower E, Lutz J, Silva C, Gallegos AM, Podgorski CA, Santos EJ, Conwell Y
The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.. 2020 May 18 Epub 05/18/2020.
Van Orden KA, Li Y, Podgorski CA, Conwell Y
International journal of geriatric psychiatry.. 2015 October 30 (10):1085-92. Epub 02/06/2015.
Towards an Outcome-Based Assessment of Clinical Readiness for Marriage and Family Therapy Training: the Development of the Rochester Objective Structural Clinical Evaluation (ROSCE)
LeRoux, P.; Podgorski, C.; Rosenberg, T.; Watson, W.; McDaniel, S.H.
Family Process. 2011; .
Depression and its correlates among older adults accessing aging services
Richardson, T.M.; Know, K.; Friedman, B.; Fisher, S.; He, H.; Podgorski, C.; Conwell, Y.
American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2011; .
Podgorski CA, Langford L, Pearson JL, Conwell Y
PLoS medicine.. 2010 May 187 (5):e1000254. Epub 05/18/2010.
Mental distress and service utilization among help-seeing, community-dwelling ol
Simning A., Richardson TM, Friedman B, Boyle LL, Podgorski, C., Conwell Y.
International Psychogeriatrics. 2010; 22(5): 739-749.
Screening depression aging services clients
Richardson, T.M.; Hua, H.; Podgorski, C.; Tu, X.; Conwell, Y.
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2010; 18(12): 1116-1123.
Podgorski CA, King DA.
Losing function – staying connected: Family dynamics in provision of care for
The patient's perspective: Results of a survey assessing knowledge about and attitudes toward depression in PD
Richard IH, LaDonna K, Hartman R, Podgorski C, Kurlan R. and the SAD-PD Study Group.
Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. 2007; 3(6): 903-906.
D'Agostino, C. S.; Barry, K. L.; Blow, F. C.; Podgorski, C.
Journal of Dual Diagnosis. 2006; 2: 31,45.
Prescribing exercise for older adults: a comparison of primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants
Dauenhauer J, Podgorski C.
Gerontology and Geriatrics Education. 2006; 26(3): 81-99.
Podgorski CA, Kessler K, Cacia B, Peterson DR, Henderson CM.
A fitness intervention for older
Watt CA, Carosella AM, Podgorski C, Ossip-Klein DJ.
Attitudes towards giving smoking cessation
Dementia consults: predictors of compliance by primary care physicians
Podgorski,C. A.; Lanning,B. D.; Casaceli,C. J.; Nardi,A. L.; Cox,C.
American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 2002; 17(1): 44,50.
Carosella AM, Ossip-Klein JH, Watt CA; Podgorski C.
Smoking history, knowledge, and attitudes
Withdrawal From Controlled Carbamazepine Therapy Followed by Further Carbamazepine Treatment in Patients With Dementia
Tariot PN, Jakimovich LJ, Erb, R, Cox C, Lanning B, Irvine, C, Podgorski CA.
J Clin Psychiatry. 1999; 60: 684-689.
Test Characteristics of the Medical Outcomes Short Form 36 (SF-36) in a Nursing Home Population
Andresen EM, Gravitt GW, Aydelotte ME, Podgorski CA.
Age and Aging. 1999; 28(562-566).
Efficacy and Tolerability of Carbamazepine for Agitation and Aggression in Dementia
Tariot PN, Erb R, Podgorski CA, Cox C, Patel S, Jakimovich L, Irvine C.
Am J Psychiatry. 1998; 155: 54-61.
Tariot PN, Goldstein B, Podgorski CA, Cox C, Frambes N.
Short-term Administration of Selegiline
Cross-Discipline Disparities in Perceptions of Mental Disorders in a Long-Term Care Facility
Podgorski CA, Tariot PN, Blazina L, Cox C, Leibovici A.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 1996; 44: 792-797.
Attitude toward Self-Determined Death: A Survey of Primary Care Physicians
Duberstein P, Conwell Y, Cox C, Podgorski CA, Glazer RS, Caine ED.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 1995; 43: 395-400.
Lack of Carbamazepine Toxicity in Frail Nursing Home Patients in A Controlled Study
Tariot PN, Frederiksen K, Erb R, Leibovici A, Podgorski CA, Asnis J, Cox C.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 1995; 43: 1026-1029.
Tariot PN, Erb R, Leibovici A, Podgorski CA, Cox C, Asnis J, Kolassa J, Irvine C.
Carbamazepine Treatment of Agitation in Nursing Home Patients with Dementia:
Mental Disorders in the Nursing Home: Another Perspective
Tariot PN, Podgorski CA, Blazina L, Leibovici, A.
Am J Psychiatry. 1993; 150: 1063-1069.
Leaders and Milestones: The Maturation of Geriatric Medicine in the United States
Doctoral Dissertation. 1990; .
How Does the Team Approach to Outpatient Geriatric Evaluation Compare with Traditional Care: A Report of a Randomized Control Trial
Williams ME, Williams TF, Zimmer JG, Hall WJ, Podgorski CA.
JAGS. 1987; 35(1071-1078).
The Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2017)
Chapter: Assessing Needs of Family Caregivers
Authors: Podgorski, C & Cornell, A
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, New York 2017
Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry (2017)
Chapter: "Family intervention and therapy with older adults".
Authors: Podgorski CA; DeCaporale-Ryan L; Cornell AE; King DA
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health 2017
DSM-5 and Family Systems: An Applied Approach (2017)
Chapter: Neurocognitive Disorders: Systemic Functionality and Interconnectedness
Authors: Podgorski, C.
Publisher: Springer Publishing, New York 2017
Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2013)
Chapter: "Assessing Needs of Family Caregivers"
Authors: Podgorski, C & Cornell, A
Publisher: Springer Publishing, New York 2013
Encyclopedia of Family Health (2010)
Chapter: Chronic health problems and interventions for the elderly family
Authors: Podgorski, CA; Cornell, AE
Publisher: Sage Publicatiions, Thousand Oaks 2010
Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry (2010)
Chapter: Family intervention and therapy with older adults
Authors: King DA, Podgorski C, Shields CG.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia 2010