Jan A. Moynihan, Ph.D.

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

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Journal Articles

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2016 Aug 10
Gallegos AM, Moynihan J, Pigeon WR. "A Secondary Analysis of Sleep Quality Changes in Older Adults From a Randomized Trial of an MBSR Program." Journal of applied gerontology : the official journal of the Southern Gerontological Society. 2016 Aug 10; Epub 2016 Aug 10.
2016 May
Barkan T, Hoerger M, Gallegos AM, Turiano NA, Duberstein PR, Moynihan JA. "Personality Predicts Utilization of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction During and Post-Intervention in a Community Sample of Older Adults." The journal of alternative and complementary medicine : research on paradigm, practice, and policy. 2016 May; 22(5):390-5. Epub 2016 Mar 31.
2016 Jan 8
Robertson Blackmore E, Mittal M, Cai X, Moynihan JA, Matthieu MM, O'Connor TG. "Lifetime Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Proinflammatory Cytokine Levels Across the Perinatal Period." Journal of women's health. 2016 Jan 8; Epub 2016 Jan 08.
2015 Nov
Gallegos AM, Lytle MC, Moynihan JA, Talbot NL. "Mindfulness-based stress reduction to enhance psychological functioning and improve inflammatory biomarkers in trauma-exposed women: A pilot study." Psychological trauma : theory, research, practice and policy. 2015 Nov; 7(6):525-32. Epub 2015 Apr 27.
2015 Aug
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 Aug; 48:265-73. Epub 2015 Apr 09.
Knight JM, Szabo A, Zhao S, Lyness JM, Sahler OJ, Liesveld JL, Sander T, Rizzo JD, Hillard CJ, Moynihan JA. "Circulating endocannabinoids during hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: A pilot study." Neurobiology of stress. 2015 2:44-50.
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.
2014 Jan 17
Kobrosly RW, van Wijngaarden E, Seplaki CL, Cory-Slechta DA, Moynihan J. "Depressive symptoms are associated with allostatic load among community-dwelling older adults." Physiology & behavior. 2014 Jan 17; 123:223-30.
Knight JM, Moynihan JA, Lyness JM, Xia Y, Tu X, Messing S, Hunter BC, Huang LS, Obi RO, Gaisser D, Liesveld JL, Sahler OJ. "Peri-transplant psychosocial factors and neutrophil recovery following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation." PloS one. 2014 9(6):e99778. Epub 2014 Jun 10.
2013 Oct
Gallegos AM, Hoerger M, Talbot NL, Krasner MS, Knight JM, Moynihan JA, Duberstein PR. "Toward identifying the effects of the specific components of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction on biologic and emotional outcomes among older adults." The journal of alternative and complementary medicine : research on paradigm, practice, and policy. 2013 Oct; 19(10):787-92. Epub 2013 Feb 05.
2013 Oct
Robertson-Blackmore E, Putnam FW, Rubinow DR, Matthieu M, Hunn JE, Putnam KT, Moynihan JA, O'Connor TG. "Antecedent trauma exposure and risk of depression in the perinatal period." The Journal of clinical psychiatry. 2013 Oct; 74(10):e942-8.
2013 Aug
O'Connor TG, Winter MA, Hunn J, Carnahan J, Pressman EK, Glover V, Robertson-Blackmore E, Moynihan JA, Eun-Hyung Lee F, Caserta MT. "Prenatal maternal anxiety predicts reduced adaptive immunity in infants." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2013 Aug; 32:21-8. Epub 2013 Feb 21.
2013 Jul
Kobrosly RW, Seplaki CL, Cory-Slechta DA, Moynihan J, van Wijngaarden E. "Multisystem physiological dysfunction is associated with depressive symptoms in a population-based sample of older adults." International journal of geriatric psychiatry. 2013 Jul; 28(7):718-27. Epub 2012 Sep 07.
2013 May
Poleshuck EL, Talbot NL, Moynihan JA, Chapman BP, Heffner KL. "Depressive symptoms, pain, chronic medical morbidity, and interleukin-6 among primary care patients." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. 2013 May; 14(5):686-91. Epub 2013 Apr 22.
2013 Feb
Turiano NA, Mroczek DK, Moynihan J, Chapman BP. "Big 5 personality traits and interleukin-6: evidence for "healthy Neuroticism" in a US population sample." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2013 Feb; 28:83-9. Epub 2012 Oct 31.
Gallegos AM, Hoerger M, Talbot NL, Moynihan JA, Duberstein PR. "Emotional benefits of mindfulness-based stress reduction in older adults: the moderating roles of age and depressive symptom severity." Aging & mental health. 2013 17(7):823-9. Epub 2013 May 22.
Moynihan JA, Chapman BP, Klorman R, Krasner MS, Duberstein PR, Brown KW, Talbot NL. "Mindfulness-based stress reduction for older adults: effects on executive function, frontal alpha asymmetry and immune function." Neuropsychobiology. 2013 68(1):34-43. Epub 2013 Jun 15.
2012 Nov
Pigeon WR, Moynihan J, Matteson-Rusby S, Jungquist CR, Xia Y, Tu X, Perlis ML. "Comparative effectiveness of CBT interventions for co-morbid chronic pain & insomnia: a pilot study." Behaviour research and therapy. 2012 Nov; 50(11):685-9. Epub 2012 Aug 11.
2012 Sep
Heffner KL, Ng HM, Suhr JA, France CR, Marshall GD, Pigeon WR, Moynihan JA. "Sleep disturbance and older adults' inflammatory responses to acute stress." The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. 2012 Sep; 20(9):744-52.
2011 Nov
Caserta MT, Wyman PA, Wang H, Moynihan J, O'Connor TG. "Associations among depression, perceived self-efficacy, and immune function and health in preadolescent children." Development and psychopathology. 2011 Nov; 23(4):1139-47.
2011 Oct
Blackmore ER, Moynihan JA, Rubinow DR, Pressman EK, Gilchrist M, O'Connor TG. "Psychiatric symptoms and proinflammatory cytokines in pregnancy." Psychosomatic medicine. 2011 Oct; 73(8):656-63. Epub 2011 Sep 23.
2011 May
Chapman BP, van Wingaarden E, Seplaki CL, Talbot N, Duberstein P, Moynihan J. "Openness and conscientiousness predict 34-week patterns of Interleukin-6 in older persons." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2011 May; 25(4):667-73. Epub 2011 Jan 15.
2011 Apr
Rethorst CD, Moynihan J, Lyness JM, Heffner KL, Chapman BP. "Moderating effects of moderate-intensity physical activity in the relationship between depressive symptoms and interleukin-6 in primary care patients." Psychosomatic medicine. 2011 Apr; 73(3):265-9. Epub 2011 Mar 01.
Pigeon WR, Heffner K, Duberstein P, Fiscella K, Moynihan J, Chapman BP. "Elevated sleep disturbance among blacks in an urban family medicine practice." Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 2011 24(2):161-8.
2010 Nov
Privitera MR, Moynihan J, Tang W, Khan A. "Light therapy for seasonal affective disorder in a clinical office setting." Journal of psychiatric practice. 2010 Nov; 16(6):387-93.
2010 Apr
Moynihan J, Rieder E, Tausk F. "Psychoneuroimmunology: the example of psoriasis." Giornale italiano di dermatologia e venereologia : organo ufficiale, Società italiana di dermatologia e sifilografia. 2010 Apr; 145(2):221-8.
2009 Nov
Cankaya B, Chapman BP, Talbot NL, Moynihan J, Duberstein PR. "History of sudden unexpected loss is associated with elevated interleukin-6 and decreased insulin-like growth factor-1 in women in an urban primary care setting." Psychosomatic medicine. 2009 Nov; 71(9):914-9. Epub 2009 Oct 29.
2009 Jul
Chapman BP, Khan A, Harper M, Stockman D, Fiscella K, Walton J, Duberstein P, Talbot N, Lyness JM, Moynihan J. "Gender, race/ethnicity, personality, and interleukin-6 in urban primary care patients." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2009 Jul; 23(5):636-42. Epub 0/31/2008.
2008 Aug
Caserta MT, O'Connor TG, Wyman PA, Wang H, Moynihan J, Cross W, Tu X, Jin X. "The associations between psychosocial stress and the frequency of illness, and innate and adaptive immune function in children." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2008 Aug; 22(6):933-40. Epub 2008 Mar 04.
Tausk F, Elenkov I, Moynihan J. "Psychoneuroimmunology." Dermatologic therapy. 2008 21(1):22-31.
2007 Oct
Moynihan JA, Santiago FM. "Brain behavior and immunity: twenty years of T cells." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2007 Oct; 21(7):872-80. Epub 2007 Aug 02.
2007 May
Cao L, Hudson CA, Moynihan JA. "Chronic foot shock induces hyperactive behaviors and accompanying pro- and anti-inflammatory responses in mice." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2007 May; 186(1-2):63-74. Epub 2007 Apr 03.
2007 Mar
Wyman PA, Moynihan J, Eberly S, Cox C, Cross W, Jin X, Caserta MT. "Association of family stress with natural killer cell activity and the frequency of illnesses in children." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2007 Mar; 161(3):228-34.
2006 Mar
Lioy DT, Sheridan PA, Hurley SD, Walton JR, Martin AM, Olschowka JA, Moynihan JA. "Acute morphine exposure potentiates the development of HSV-1-induced encephalitis." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2006 Mar; 172(1-2):9-17. Epub 0/02/2005.
2005 Jan
Sheridan PA, Moynihan JA. "Modulation of the innate immune response to HSV-1 following acute administration of morphine: role of hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2005 Jan; 158(1-2):145-52.
2004 Nov
Cao L, Martin A, Polakos N, Moynihan JA. "Stress causes a further decrease in immunity to herpes simplex virus-1 in immunocompromised hosts." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2004 Nov; 156(1-2):21-30.
2004 Feb
Moynihan J, Kruszewska B, Madden K, Callahan T. "Sympathetic nervous system regulation of immunity." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2004 Feb; 147(1-2):87-90.
Moynihan JA, Larson MR, Treanor J, Duberstein PR, Power A, Shore B, Ader R. "Psychosocial factors and the response to influenza vaccination in older adults." Psychosomatic medicine. 2004 66(6):950-3.
2003 Apr
Kelley SP, Moynihan JA, Stevens SY, Grota LJ, Felten DL. "Sympathetic nerve destruction in spleen in murine AIDS." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2003 Apr; 17(2):94-109.
2003 Feb
Moynihan JA. "Mechanisms of stress-induced modulation of immunity." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2003 Feb; 17 Suppl 1:S11-6.
2002 Apr
Kelley SP, Moynihan JA, Stevens SY, Grota LJ, Felten DL. "Chemical sympathectomy has no effect on the severity of murine AIDS: murine AIDS alone depletes norepinephrine levels in infected spleen." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2002 Apr; 16(2):118-39.
2002 Feb
Callahan TA, Moynihan JA. "The effects of chemical sympathectomy on T-cell cytokine responses are not mediated by altered peritoneal exudate cell function or an inflammatory response." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2002 Feb; 16(1):33-45.
2002 Feb
Rice PA, Boehm GW, Moynihan JA, Bellinger DL, Stevens SY. "Chemical sympathectomy alters numbers of splenic and peritoneal leukocytes." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2002 Feb; 16(1):62-73.
Callahan TA, Moynihan JA. "Contrasting pattern of cytokines in antigen- versus mitogen-stimulated splenocyte cultures from chemically denervated mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2002 16(6):764-73.
2001 Mar 1
Rice PA, Boehm GW, Moynihan JA, Bellinger DL, Stevens SY. "Chemical sympathectomy increases the innate immune response and decreases the specific immune response in the spleen to infection with Listeria monocytogenes." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2001 Mar 1; 114(1-2):19-27.
2001 Feb
Kohut ML, Boehm GW, Moynihan JA. "Prolonged exercise suppresses antigen-specific cytokine response to upper respiratory infection." Journal of applied physiology. 2001 Feb; 90(2):678-84.
Larson MR, Ader R, Moynihan JA. "Heart rate, neuroendocrine, and immunological reactivity in response to an acute laboratory stressor." Psychosomatic medicine. 2001 63(3):493-501.
Lyness JM, Moynihan JA, Williford DJ, Cox C, Caine ED. "Depression, medical illness, and interleukin-1beta in older cardiac patients." International journal of psychiatry in medicine. 2001 31(3):305-10.
2000 Feb
Larson MR, Duberstein PR, Talbot NL, Caldwell C, Moynihan JA. "A presurgical psychosocial intervention for breast cancer patients. psychological distress and the immune response." Journal of psychosomatic research. 2000 Feb; 48(2):187-94.
2000 Jan 24
Moynihan JA, Karp JD, Cohen N, Ader R. "Immune deviation following stress odor exposure: role of endogenous opioids." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2000 Jan 24; 102(2):145-53.
1998 Sep
Kruszewska B, Felten DL, Stevens SY, Moynihan JA. "Sympathectomy-induced immune changes are not abrogated by the glucocorticoid receptor blocker RU-486." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1998 Sep; 12(3):181-200.
1998 Sep
Callahan TA, Moynihan JA, Piekut DT. "Central nervous system activation following peripheral chemical sympathectomy: implications for neural-immune interactions." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1998 Sep; 12(3):230-41.
1998 Feb 25
Moynihan JA, Callahan TA, Kelley SP, Campbell LM. "Adrenal hormone modulation of type 1 and type 2 cytokine production by spleen cells: dexamethasone and dehydroepiandrosterone suppress interleukin-2, interleukin-4, and interferon-gamma production in vitro." Cellular immunology. 1998 Feb 25; 184(1):58-64.
Felten SY, Madden KS, Bellinger DL, Kruszewska B, Moynihan JA, Felten DL. "The role of the sympathetic nervous system in the modulation of immune responses." Advances in pharmacology. 1998 42:583-7.
Moynihan JA, Kruszewska B, Brenner GJ, Cohen N. "Neural, endocrine, and immune system interactions. Relevance for health and disease." Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 1998 438:541-9.
1997 Mar
Brenner GJ, Moynihan JA. "Stressor-induced alterations in immune response and viral clearance following infection with herpes simplex virus-type 1 in BALB/c and C57B1/6 mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1997 Mar; 11(1):9-23.
1997 Mar
Karp JD, Moynihan JA, Ader R. "Psychosocial influences on immune responses to HSV-1 infection in BALB/c mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1997 Mar; 11(1):47-62.
Ostberg JR, Dragone LL, Driskell T, Moynihan JA, Phipps R, Barth RK, Frelinger JG. "Disregulated expression of CD43 (leukosialin, sialophorin) in the B cell lineage leads to immunodeficiency." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. 1996 157(11):4876-84.
Moynihan JA, Ader R. "Psychoneuroimmunology: animal models of disease." Psychosomatic medicine. 1996 58(6):546-58.
1995 Nov 15
Kruszewska B, Felten SY, Moynihan JA. "Alterations in cytokine and antibody production following chemical sympathectomy in two strains of mice." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. 1995 Nov 15; 155(10):4613-20.
1994 Oct
Cohen N, Moynihan JA, Ader R. "Pavlovian conditioning of the immune system." International archives of allergy and immunology. 1994 Oct; 105(2):101-6.
1994 Oct
Moynihan JA, Karp JD, Cohen N, Cocke R. "Alterations in interleukin-4 and antibody production following pheromone exposure: role of glucocorticoids." Journal of neuroimmunology. 1994 Oct; 54(1-2):51-8.
1994 Sep
Brenner GJ, Cohen N, Moynihan JA. "Similar immune response to nonlethal infection with herpes simplex virus-1 in sensitive (BALB/c) and resistant (C57BL/6) strains of mice." Cellular immunology. 1994 Sep; 157(2):510-24.
1994 Jan
Madden KS, Moynihan JA, Brenner GJ, Felten SY, Felten DL, Livnat S. "Sympathetic nervous system modulation of the immune system. III. Alterations in T and B cell proliferation and differentiation in vitro following chemical sympathectomy." Journal of neuroimmunology. 1994 Jan; 49(1-2):77-87.
Karp JD, Cohen N, Moynihan JA. "Quantitative differences in interleukin-2 and interleukin-4 production by antigen-stimulated splenocytes from individually- and group-housed mice." Life sciences. 1994 55(10):789-95.
Tuttle RS, Moynihan JA, Grota LJ, Cohen N. "CO2 anesthesia facilitates a serum antibody response to orally-administered antigens." Life sciences. 1994 55(11):879-84.
1993 Jun
Breneman SM, Moynihan JA, Grota LJ, Felten DL, Felten SY. "Splenic norepinephrine is decreased in MRL-lpr/lpr mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1993 Jun; 7(2):135-43.
1993 Mar
Cocke R, Moynihan JA, Cohen N, Grota LJ, Ader R. "Exposure to conspecific alarm chemosignals alters immune responses in BALB/c mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1993 Mar; 7(1):36-46.
Karp JD, Moynihan JA, Ader R. "Effects of differential housing on the primary and secondary antibody responses of male C57BL/6 and BALB/c mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1993 7(4):326-33.
Ader R, Kelly K, Moynihan JA, Grota LJ, Cohen N. "Conditioned enhancement of antibody production using antigen as the unconditioned stimulus." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1993 7(4):334-43.
1992 Apr 15
Moynihan JA, Brenner GJ, Ader R, Cohen N. "The effects of handling adult mice on immunologically relevant processes." Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1992 Apr 15; 650:262-7.
1992 Apr
Brenner GJ, Felten SY, Felten DL, Moynihan JA. "Sympathetic nervous system modulation of tumor metastases and host defense mechanisms." Journal of neuroimmunology. 1992 Apr; 37(3):191-201.
Kusnecov AW, Cohen N, Moynihan J. "Adjuvant effects of freely ingested cholera toxin on systemic antibody and DTH responses to protein antigen." Regional immunology. 1992 4(3):153-61.
1991 Nov
Schiffer RB, Sunderman FW, Baggs RB, Moynihan JA. "The effects of exposure to dietary nickel and zinc upon humoral and cellular immunity in SJL mice." Journal of neuroimmunology. 1991 Nov; 34(2-3):229-39.
1990 Nov
Grota LJ, Ader R, Moynihan JA, Cohen N. "Voluntary consumption of cyclophosphamide by nondeprived Mrl-lpr/lpr and Mrl +/+ mice." Pharmacology, biochemistry, and behavior. 1990 Nov; 37(3):527-30.
1990 Mar
Moynihan JA, Ader R, Grota LJ, Schachtman TR, Cohen N. "The effects of stress on the development of immunological memory following low-dose antigen priming in mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1990 Mar; 4(1):1-12.
Haynes L, Moynihan JA, Cohen N. "A monoclonal antibody against the human IL-2 receptor binds to paraformaldehyde-fixed but not viable frog (Xenopus) splenocytes." Immunology letters. 1990 26(3):227-32.
Brenner GJ, Cohen N, Ader R, Moynihan JA. "Increased pulmonary metastases and natural killer cell activity in mice following handling." Life sciences. 1990 47(20):1813-9.
Moynihan J, Brenner G, Koota D, Breneman S, Conen N, Ader R. "The effects of handling on antibody production, mitogen responses, spleen cell number, and lymphocyte subpopulations." Life sciences. 1990 46(26):1937-44.
1989 Oct
Moynihan J, Burstyn D, Zauderer M. "Autoreactive T-cell response to resting or activated B cells." Immunology. 1989 Oct; 68(2):199-203.
1989 Sep
Grota LJ, Schachtman TR, Moynihan JA, Cohen N, Ader R. "Voluntary consumption of cyclophosphamide by Mrl mice." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1989 Sep; 3(3):263-73.
1989 Mar
Moynihan J, Koota D, Brenner G, Cohen N, Ader R. "Repeated intraperitoneal injections of saline attenuate the antibody response to a subsequent intraperitoneal injection of antigen." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 1989 Mar; 3(1):90-6.
Moynihan J, Cohen N. "The kinetics of recovery of leukocyte number and lymphocyte function following an injection of a single high dose of cyclophosphamide in C3H/HeJ mice." International journal of immunopharmacology. 1989 11(5):517-27.