CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSEllen L. Poleshuck, Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 275-3138Fax: (585) 273-1093A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCHRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsProfessor - Department of Psychiatry , Family/Marriage (SMD) Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - JointBiographyProfessional BackgroundEllen Poleshuck, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynecology and Academic Chief of the Division of Collaborative Care and Wellness at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She serves as Director of the Program for Mental Health and Gender Wellness in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Poleshuck is a licensed clinical psychologist and a certified marriage and family therapist. Dr. Poleshuck’s research focuses on the development, evaluation, and implementation of integrated treatments for ob/gyn patients with depression and co-occurring concerns such as pain, intimate partner violence, and unmet social needs.CredentialsEducationPost-doctoral Training & Residency09/01/1998 - 06/30/2000Fellowship in Marriage & Family Therapy at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/1997 - 08/31/1998Internship in Clinical Psychology at VA Medical Center-SyracuseAwards2020University of Rochester Susan McDaniel Collaborative Care AwardSponsor: University of Rochester2019Nominee for Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award2014 - 2015Academic Medical Professional Leadership Program for Mid-Career Women, University of Rochester2013 - 2014Leadership in Academic Medicine Development Seminar Series Invitee, University of Rochester2006Collier Junior Investigator Research Award, first placeSponsor: University of RochesterLocation: Rochester, NY2005Collier Junior Investigator Research Award, second placeSponsor: University of RochesterLocation: Rochester, NY1994Grant-in-Aid of Research; Sigma Xi Scientific Society1992 - 1994Provost Enhancement FellowLocation: Kent State University1992 - 1993Dartmouth General Fellowship for Graduate StudyLocation: Dartmouth College1990Parkes Prize for Graduate Study in Social ServiceLocation: Dartmouth College1990Lawrence Marx Jr. Honor AwardLocation: Dartmouth College1989Tucker Foundation FellowLocation: Dartmouth College1988Paleopitis Sophomore Leadership AwardLocation: Dartmouth CollegeVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles8/11/2022Kreher DA, Gubbels AL, Eastin S, Lee J, Kranz P, Parker S, Poleshuck E. "Responding flexibly to the complex problem of chronic pelvic pain: Incorporating patient needs into program development." Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare.. 2022 Aug 11; Epub 2022 Aug 11. 2/7/2022Maeng DD, Poleshuck E, Rosenberg T, Kulak A, Mahoney T, Nasra G, Lee HB, Li Y. "Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration and Care Utilization: Implications for Patient Outcome and Healthcare Resource Use." Journal of general internal medicine.. 2022 Feb 7; Epub 2022 Feb 07. 4/8/2021Toscano M, Royzer R, Castillo D, Li D, Poleshuck E. "Prevalence of Depression or Anxiety During Antepartum Hospitalizations for Obstetric Complications: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis." Obstetrics and gynecology.. 2021 Apr 8; Epub 2021 Apr 08. Books & Chapters2005 Chapter Title: Women's health and the role of primary care psychology. Book Title: The primary care consultant: The next frontier for psychologists in hospitals and clinics Author List: Poleshuck, E.L. Published By: American Psychological Association 2005 in Washington, D.C.2004 Chapter Title: Risk factors for chronic pain and their implications for prevention Book Title: Psychosocial and psychiatric aspects of pain: Handbook for health care providers Author List: Poleshuck, E.L., & Dworkin, R.H. Edited By: R.H. Dworkin & W.S. Breitbart Published By: International Association for the Study of Pain Press 2004 in Seattle, WAVIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Ellen L. Poleshuck, Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. 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