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Chair, 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.



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Neuropsychopharmacology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

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Medical School Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

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PubMed Articles
Kalin NH Optimizing the Efficacy of Psychotherapy, Cognitive Training, and Internet Interventions. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Apr 1;176(4):257-258
[PubMed ID: 30929504]
Kalin NH New Insights Highlighting Neurodevelopmental Issues That Predispose to Childhood and Adolescent Psychopathology. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Mar 1;176(3):171-172
[PubMed ID: 30818983]
Tromp DPM Williams LE Fox AS Oler JA Roseboom PH Rogers GM Benson BE Alexander AL Pine DS Kalin NH Altered Uncinate Fasciculus Microstructure in Childhood Anxiety Disorders in Boys But Not Girls. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Mar 1;176(3):208-216
[PubMed ID: 30654645]
Kovner R Fox AS French DA Roseboom PH Oler JA Fudge JL Kalin NH Somatostatin Gene and Protein Expression in the Non-human Primate Central Extended Amygdala. Neuroscience . 2019 Feb 21;400:157-168
[PubMed ID: 30610938]
Kalin NH New Findings Relevant to Substance Use Disorders. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Feb 1;176(2):A10
[PubMed ID: 30704277]
Kalin NH An Introduction and Vision. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Jan 1;176(1):1-2
[PubMed ID: 30848943]
Widge AS Bilge MT Montana R Chang W Rodriguez CI Deckersbach T Carpenter LL Kalin NH Nemeroff CB Electroencephalographic Biomarkers for Treatment Response Prediction in Major Depressive Illness: A Meta-Analysis. Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Jan 1;176(1):44-56
[PubMed ID: 30278789]
Dean DC 3rd Planalp EM Wooten W Kecskemeti SR Adluru N Schmidt CK Frye C Birn RM Burghy CA Schmidt NL Styner MA Short SJ Kalin NH Goldsmith HH Alexander AL Davidson RJ Association of Prenatal Maternal Depression and Anxiety Symptoms With Infant White Matter Microstructure. JAMA Pediatr . 2018 Oct 1;172(10):973-981
[PubMed ID: 30177999]
Zeier Z Carpenter LL Kalin NH Rodriguez CI McDonald WM Widge AS Nemeroff CB Clinical Implementation of Pharmacogenetic Decision Support Tools for Antidepressant Drug Prescribing. Am J Psychiatry . 2018 Sep 1;175(9):873-886
[PubMed ID: 29690793]
Fox AS Oler JA Birn RM Shackman AJ Alexander AL Kalin NH Functional Connectivity within the Primate Extended Amygdala Is Heritable and Associated with Early-Life Anxious Temperament. J Neurosci . 2018 Aug 29;38(35):7611-7621
[PubMed ID: 30061190]
Zhao G Liu F Oler JA Meyerand ME Kalin NH Birn RM Bayesian convolutional neural network based MRI brain extraction on nonhuman primates. Neuroimage . 2018 Jul 15;175:32-44
[PubMed ID: 29604454]
Block TS Kushner H Kalin N Nelson C Belanoff J Schatzberg A Combined Analysis of Mifepristone for Psychotic Depression: Plasma Levels Associated With Clinical Response. Biol Psychiatry . 2018 Jul 1;84(1):46-54
[PubMed ID: 29523415]
Kalin NH Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone Binding Protein: Stress, Psychopathology, and Antidepressant Treatment Response. Am J Psychiatry . 2018 Mar 1;175(3):204-206
[PubMed ID: 29490496]
Alisch RS Van Hulle C Chopra P Bhattacharyya A Zhang SC Davidson RJ Kalin NH Goldsmith HH A multi-dimensional characterization of anxiety in monozygotic twin pairs reveals susceptibility loci in humans. Transl Psychiatry . 2017 Dec 11;7(12):1282
[PubMed ID: 29225348]
Block T Petrides G Kushner H Kalin N Belanoff J Schatzberg A Mifepristone Plasma Level and Glucocorticoid Receptor Antagonism Associated With Response in Patients With Psychotic Depression. J Clin Psychopharmacol . 2017 Oct;37(5):505-511
[PubMed ID: 28708736]
Bogdan R Salmeron BJ Carey CE Agrawal A Calhoun VD Garavan H Hariri AR Heinz A Hill MN Holmes A Kalin NH Goldman D Imaging Genetics and Genomics in Psychiatry: A Critical Review of Progress and Potential. Biol Psychiatry . 2017 Aug 1;82(3):165-175
[PubMed ID: 28283186]
Kalin NH Mechanisms underlying the early risk to develop anxiety and depression: A translational approach. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol . 2017 Jun;27(6):543-553
[PubMed ID: 28502529]
Oler JA Tromp DP Fox AS Kovner R Davidson RJ Alexander AL McFarlin DR Birn RM E Berg B deCampo DM Kalin NH Fudge JL Connectivity between the central nucleus of the amygdala and the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the non-human primate: neuronal tract tracing and developmental neuroimaging studies. Brain Struct Funct . 2017 Jan;222(1):21-39
[PubMed ID: 26908365]
Kalin NH Fox AS Kovner R Riedel MK Fekete EM Roseboom PH Tromp do PM Grabow BP Olsen ME Brodsky EK McFarlin DR Alexander AL Emborg ME Block WF Fudge JL Oler JA Overexpressing Corticotropin-Releasing Factor in the Primate Amygdala Increases Anxious Temperament and Alters Its Neural Circuit. Biol Psychiatry . 2016 Sep 1;80(5):345-55
[PubMed ID: 27016385]
Dantzer R Kalin NH The cortisol awakening response at its best. Psychoneuroendocrinology . 2016 Jan;63:412-3
[PubMed ID: 26604094]