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Linda H. Chaudron, M.D.

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Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 273-2010

Office: (585) 273-5701

Fax: (585) 276-1208

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Professional Background

Linda Chaudron, MD, MS, is Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Ob/GYN, and Director of the Paul M. Schyve, MD Center for Bioethics. Dr. Chaudron's clinical and research expertise is in women's mental health, with a particular focus on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. Dr. Chaudron's research explores various aspects of perinatal depression and anxiety. Dr. Chaudron has published extensively in the area of screening for perinatal depression and anxiety and works in collaboration with pediatric and obstetrical providers to improve identification of new mothers in need and at risk. In addition, she has worked extensively in the area of workforce diversity and in education regarding diversity and inclusion in academic medicine.



  • Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD | Univ. of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1997 - 06/30/1999
Fellowship in Women s Health at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

07/01/1993 - 02/07/1997
Residency in Psychiatry at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

06/24/1992 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Psychiatry at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

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Susan B. Anthony Lifetime Achievement Awardee
Sponsor: University of Rochester
Location: Rochester, NY

2009 - Present
Distinguished Fellow
Sponsor: American Psychiatry Association

2009 - 2010
Guide to America's Top Psychiatrists
Sponsor: Consumer's Research Council of America

American Psychiatric Association Poster Award: Honorable Mention, Developing Psychiatric Residents as Critical Consumers of the

Visiting Professor, CATCH Rome grant in Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville and Memphis, TN, January 28-30, 2008

Association for Academic Psychiatry Third Prize, Poster Session: Comparison of Senior Psychiatry and Neurology Resident Experien

2006 - 2008
Jules Cohen, MD Dean's Teaching Fellow Award, University of Rochester School of Medicine

2004 - 2008
Excellence in Research Incentive Program Awardee, University of Rochester School of Medicine

M. Butterfield Award, Excellence in Research for Junior Faculty, Association of Women Psychiatrists

Association of Women Psychiatrist's Marion I. Butterfield Early Career Psychiatrist Award

Commendation, Office of the Governor, Wisconsin for participation in Perinatal Foundation Symposium, "Perinatal Mood Disorders,

2002 - 2005
"Guide to America's Top Psychiatrists", Consumers' Research Council of America.

2002 - 2005
Guide to America's Top Psychiatrists
Sponsor: Consumers' Research Council of America

"Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare"

American Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators Attendee

Future Leaders in Psychiatry Meeting Attendee

Leonard F. Salzman Research Award, University of Rochester, Department of Psychiatry

National Institute of Mental Health I North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology Junior Investigator Awar

National Institute of Mental Health/North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology Junior Investigator Award.

Association of Women Psychiatrists Wyeth-Ayerst Fellowship; Commendation

The Benjamin Rush Prize in Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Rock-Sleyster Scholar, American Medical Association

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Journal Articles

Lewis V, Martina CA, McDermott MP, Chaudron L, Trief PM, LaGuardia JG, Sharp D, Goodman SR, Morse GD, Ryan RM. "Mentoring Interventions for Underrepresented Scholars in Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences: Effects on Quality of Mentoring Interactions and Discussions." CBE Life Sciences Education. 2017; 16(44): 1-11.

Cellini MM, Serwint JR, Chaudron LH, Baldwin CD, Blumkin AK, Szylagyi PG. "Availability of Emotional Support and mental healthcare for pediatric residents." Academic Pediatrics. 2017; 17: 424-430.

Bates C, Gordon L, Travis E, Chatterjee A, Chaudron L, Fivush B, Gulati M, Jagsi R, Sharma P, Gillis M, Ganetzky R, Grover A, Lautenberger D, Moses A. "Striving for Gender Equity in Academic Medicine Careers: A Call to Action." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2016 Aug 0; 91(8):1050-2.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Psychosocial and cultural considerations in detecting and treating Latina perinatal women in the United States
Book Title: Perinatal depression among Spanish-Speaking and Latin American Women: A Global perspective on detection and treatment
Author List: Robertson-Blackmore E, Chaudron LH
Edited By: Lara-Cinisomo S, Wisner K
Published By: Springer Science Business Media 2014 in New York

Chapter Title: Premenstrual Syndrome
Book Title: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Author List: Giannandrea, SAM, Chaudron, LH, Grady-Weliky, TA.
Edited By: Lewis, Vivian (ed)
Published By: Landes Bioscience (in press) 2007 in Austin, TX

Chapter Title: Anxiety
Book Title: Primary Care for Women, 2nd Edition
Author List: Leibovici A, Chaudron L.
Edited By: Leppert PC, Howard FM (eds)
Published By: Lippincott-Raven Publishers 2003 in Philadelphia