Rebecca Hendrickson MD, PhD completed her undergraduate and psychiatry training at the University of Washington in Seattle, medical school and graduate school at Washington University in St. Louis, and her research fellowship at the VA Puget Sound in Seattle. In her graduate training, she worked with Dr. Tim Holy studying the accessory olfactory (pheromone) system. During her fellowship training, she worked with Drs. Murray Raskind and Elaine Peskind studying the pathophysiology of PTSD and common comorbid conditions. Currently, in addition to her research, she sees patients in the PTSD Outpatient Clinic (POC) at the Seattle VA, and teaches in the UW psychiatry residency program.
The Hendrickson research group explores underlying biological mechanisms related to the development and maintenance of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related conditions, including mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Through the design and implementation of translational clinical studies, they also apply this work directly to the pursuit of new treatment options for people who have experienced a traumatic stress.
- The PREDICT study: a personalized medicine approach to prazosin for PTSD
- The ATTEND study for Healthcare Workers and First Responders
- The RECOVER study: testing online platforms to identify patients with persistent post-COVID symptoms
- Improving resilience and recovery from traumatic events using the ECHO model
- Does the microbiome play a role in adverse outcomes following mTBI and PTSD?
(2022 Jun 10)
Sheppard DP, Rau HK, Trittschuh EH, Werhane ML, Schindler AG, Hendrickson RC, Peskind ER, Pagulayan KF
Front Behav Neurosci 15(): 792648
Baskin B, Lee SJ, Skillen E, Wong K, Rau H, Hendrickson RC, Pagulayan K, Raskind MA, Peskind ER, Phillips PEM, Cook DG, Schindler AG
J Gen Intern Med 37(2): 397-408
Hendrickson RC, Slevin RA, Hoerster KD, Chang BP, Sano E, McCall CA, Monty GR, Thomas RG, Raskind MA
Narrat Inq Bioeth 11(1): 32-35
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 45(5): 1051-1064
Schindler AG, Baskin B, Juarez B, Janet Lee S, Hendrickson R, Pagulayan K, Zweifel LS, Raskind MA, Phillips PEM, Peskind ER, Cook DG
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