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Nancy L. Talbot, Ph.D.

Contact Information

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

Office: (585) 275-3605
Fax: (585) 273-1117

Professional Bio

Nancy Talbot, PhD, is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC). Dr. Talbot is the Director of Behavioral Health Partners, a mental health service for employees and family members at the University of Rochester. She received a PhD in Psychology from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1990 and a Master's degree in Medical Management from the Simon School of Business in 2013. Dr. Talbot received the National Institute of Mental Health New Investigator Award in 2002 and subsequently served as Principal Investigator on an NIMH-funded clinical trial of Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) for women with major depression who have histories of childhood sexual abuse.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Leonard F. Salzman Research Award | Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center 1998
Gottschalk Mental Health Research Grant | Mental Health Association of Monroe County 1994

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 41 available »

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 Jan
Heisel MJ, Talbot NL, King DA, Tu XM, Duberstein PR. "Adapting interpersonal psychotherapy for older adults at risk for suicide." The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. 2015 Jan; 23(1):87-98. Epub 2014 Mar 29.
2014 Oct
Poleshuck EL, Gamble SA, Bellenger K, Lu N, Tu X, Sörensen S, Giles DE, Talbot NL. "Randomized controlled trial of interpersonal psychotherapy versus enhanced treatment as usual for women with co-occurring depression and pelvic pain." Journal of psychosomatic research. 2014 Oct; 77(4):264-72. Epub 2014 Jul 26.
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 Jun
Lestrade KN, Talbot NL, Ward EA, Cort NA. "High-risk sexual behaviors among depressed Black women with histories of intrafamilial and extrafamilial childhood sexual abuse." Child abuse & neglect. 2013 Jun; 37(6):400-3. Epub 2013 Mar 14.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Psychology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Psychology, All Other | St Univ at Buffalo1990
MEd | Psychology, All Other | Brown University1978
BA | English Or Journalism | Wellesley College1976