Ned H. Kalin, MD Print Friendly PageChair, Department of Psychiatry
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Ned Kalin earned his medical degree at Jefferson Medical College and completed his residency at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He completed a fellowship at the National Institutes of Mental Health. Dr. Kalin is the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry.
Dr. Kalin serves as chair of the UW-Madison Department of Psychiatry. He has a patient care and research focus on anxiety, and is interested in emotions and health. For the last 15 years, Dr. Kalin has hosted, with Richard Davidson, PhD, of the UW-Madison Department of Psychology, the annual Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion, which highlights progress in various research avenues in health and emotion.
UW Health Clinics
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Psychiatry|
Professional Certifications and Education
National Institutes of Mental Health
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1976
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
- Family Psychotherapy
- Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations
Heller AS Johnstone T Peterson MJ Kolden GG Kalin NH Davidson RJ .
Increased prefrontal cortex activity during negative emotion regulation as a predictor of depression symptom severity trajectory over 6 months. JAMA Psychiatry. 2013 Nov 1;70(11):1181-9
[PubMed ID: 24173657]
Shackman AJ Fox AS Oler JA Shelton SE Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Neural mechanisms underlying heterogeneity in the presentation of anxious temperament. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Apr 9;110(15):6145-50
[PubMed ID: 23538303]
Christian BT Wooten DW Hillmer AT Tudorascu DL Converse AK Moore CF Ahlers EO Barnhart TE Kalin NH Barr CS Schneider ML .
Serotonin transporter genotype affects serotonin 5-HT1A binding in primates. J Neurosci. 2013 Feb 6;33(6):2512-6
[PubMed ID: 23392679]
Heller AS Johnstone T Light SN Peterson MJ Kolden GG Kalin NH Davidson RJ .
Relationships between changes in sustained fronto-striatal connectivity and positive affect in major depression resulting from antidepressant treatment. Am J Psychiatry. 2013 Feb 1;170(2):197-206
[PubMed ID: 23223803]
Rosenkranz MA Davidson RJ Maccoon DG Sheridan JF Kalin NH Lutz A .
A comparison of mindfulness-based stress reduction and an active control in modulation of neurogenic inflammation. Brain Behav Immun. 2013 Jan;27(1):174-84
[PubMed ID: 23092711]
Burghy CA Stodola DE Ruttle PL Molloy EK Armstrong JM Oler JA Fox ME Hayes AS Kalin NH Essex MJ Davidson RJ Birn RM .
Developmental pathways to amygdala-prefrontal function and internalizing symptoms in adolescence. Nat Neurosci. 2012 Dec;15(12):1736-41
[PubMed ID: 23143517]
Fox AS Oler JA Shelton SE Nanda SA Davidson RJ Roseboom PH Kalin NH .
Central amygdala nucleus (Ce) gene expression linked to increased trait-like Ce metabolism and anxious temperament in young primates. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Oct 30;109(44):18108-13
[PubMed ID: 23071305]
Oler JA Birn RM Patriat R Fox AS Shelton SE Burghy CA Stodola DE Essex MJ Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Evidence for coordinated functional activity within the extended amygdala of non-human and human primates. Neuroimage. 2012 Jul 16;61(4):1059-66
[PubMed ID: 22465841]
Adluru N Zhang H Fox AS Shelton SE Ennis CM Bartosic AM Oler JA Tromp do PM Zakszewski E Gee JC Kalin NH Alexander AL .
A diffusion tensor brain template for rhesus macaques. Neuroimage. 2012 Jan 2;59(1):306-18
[PubMed ID: 21803162]
Light SN Heller AS Johnstone T Kolden GG Peterson MJ Kalin NH Davidson RJ .
Reduced right ventrolateral prefrontal cortex activity while inhibiting positive affect is associated with improvement in hedonic capacity after 8 weeks of antidepressant treatment in major depressive disorder. Biol Psychiatry. 2011 Nov 15;70(10):962-8
[PubMed ID: 21867991]
Essex MJ Shirtcliff EA Burk LR Ruttle PL Klein MH Slattery MJ Kalin NH Armstrong JM .
Influence of early life stress on later hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis functioning and its covariation with mental health symptoms: a study of the allostatic process from childhood into adolescence. Dev Psychopathol. 2011 Nov;23(4):1039-58
[PubMed ID: 22018080]
Ferrarelli F Peterson MJ Sarasso S Riedner BA Murphy MJ Benca RM Bria P Kalin NH Tononi G .
Thalamic dysfunction in schizophrenia suggested by whole-night deficits in slow and fast spindles. Am J Psychiatry. 2010 Nov;167(11):1339-48
[PubMed ID: 20843876]
Oler JA Fox AS Shelton SE Rogers J Dyer TD Davidson RJ Shelledy W Oakes TR Blangero J Kalin NH .
Amygdalar and hippocampal substrates of anxious temperament differ in their heritability. Nature. 2010 Aug 12;466(7308):864-8
[PubMed ID: 20703306]
Fox AS Shelton SE Oakes TR Converse AK Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Orbitofrontal cortex lesions alter anxiety-related activity in the primate bed nucleus of stria terminalis. J Neurosci. 2010 May 19;30(20):7023-7
[PubMed ID: 20484644]
Jahn AL Fox AS Abercrombie HC Shelton SE Oakes TR Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Subgenual prefrontal cortex activity predicts individual differences in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal activity across different contexts. Biol Psychiatry. 2010 Jan 15;67(2):175-81
[PubMed ID: 19846063]
Essex MJ Klein MH Slattery MJ Goldsmith HH Kalin NH .
Early risk factors and developmental pathways to chronic high inhibition and social anxiety disorder in adolescence. Am J Psychiatry. 2010 Jan;167(1):40-6
[PubMed ID: 19917594]
Heller AS Johnstone T Shackman AJ Light SN Peterson MJ Kolden GG Kalin NH Davidson RJ .
Reduced capacity to sustain positive emotion in major depression reflects diminished maintenance of fronto-striatal brain activation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Dec 29;106(52):22445-50
[PubMed ID: 20080793]
Oler JA Fox AS Shelton SE Christian BT Murali D Oakes TR Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Serotonin transporter availability in the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis predicts anxious temperament and brain glucose metabolic activity. J Neurosci. 2009 Aug 12;29(32):9961-6
[PubMed ID: 19675230]
Nitschke JB Sarinopoulos I Oathes DJ Johnstone T Whalen PJ Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
Anticipatory activation in the amygdala and anterior cingulate in generalized anxiety disorder and prediction of treatment response. Am J Psychiatry. 2009 Mar;166(3):302-10
[PubMed ID: 19122007]
Christian BT Vandehey NT Fox AS Murali D Oakes TR Converse AK Nickles RJ Shelton SE Davidson RJ Kalin NH .
The distribution of D2/D3 receptor binding in the adolescent rhesus monkey using small animal PET imaging. Neuroimage. 2009 Feb 15;44(4):1334-44
[PubMed ID: 19015034]