CHERYL MARY CORCORAN

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HPA axis function and symptoms in adolescents at clinical high risk for schizophrenia
    C M Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 135:170-4. 2012
  2. pmc Acute maternal stress in pregnancy and schizophrenia in offspring: a cohort prospective study
    D Malaspina
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 8:71. 2008
  3. pmc Temporal association of cannabis use with symptoms in individuals at clinical high risk for psychosis
    Cheryl M Corcoran
    Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, New York, NY, United States
    Schizophr Res 106:286-93. 2008
  4. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspring
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Olfactory deficits, cognition and negative symptoms in early onset psychosis
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 80:283-93. 2005
  6. pmc Prodromal interventions for schizophrenia vulnerability: the risks of being "at risk"
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 73:173-84. 2005
  7. pmc Trajectory to a first episode of psychosis: a qualitative research study with families
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Department of Psychiatry New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:308-15. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The stress cascade and schizophrenia: etiology and onset
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Bull 29:671-92. 2003
  9. pmc A qualitative research study of the evolution of symptoms in individuals identified as prodromal to psychosis
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Q 74:313-32. 2003
  10. pmc The psychosis risk syndrome and its proposed inclusion in the DSM-V: a risk-benefit analysis
    Cheryl M Corcoran
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 120:16-22. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications28

  1. pmc HPA axis function and symptoms in adolescents at clinical high risk for schizophrenia
    C M Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 135:170-4. 2012
    ..Herein, we aimed to replicate these findings, to determine which positive symptoms may be associated with cortisol levels, and to explore any associations with affective symptoms and impaired stress tolerance...
  2. pmc Acute maternal stress in pregnancy and schizophrenia in offspring: a cohort prospective study
    D Malaspina
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 8:71. 2008
    ..We aimed to describe the consequence of an acute maternal stress, through a follow-up of offspring whose mothers were pregnant during the Arab-Israeli war of 1967. A priori, we focused on gestational month and offspring's sex...
  3. pmc Temporal association of cannabis use with symptoms in individuals at clinical high risk for psychosis
    Cheryl M Corcoran
    Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, New York, NY, United States
    Schizophr Res 106:286-93. 2008
    ..Cannabis use is reported to increase the risk for psychosis, but no prospective study has longitudinally examined drug use and symptoms concurrently in clinical high risk cases...
  4. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspring
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009
    ..Instead, a modest increase in risk for schizophrenia was observed only for those born at the bottom of the social ladder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Olfactory deficits, cognition and negative symptoms in early onset psychosis
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 80:283-93. 2005
    ..However, smell identification has not been examined in adolescents with early onset psychosis, wherein diagnosis is often obscure, and there are few prognostic predictors...
  6. pmc Prodromal interventions for schizophrenia vulnerability: the risks of being "at risk"
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 73:173-84. 2005
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  7. pmc Trajectory to a first episode of psychosis: a qualitative research study with families
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Department of Psychiatry New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:308-15. 2007
    ..Qualitative research methods can be used to begin to elucidate the temporal unfolding of symptoms leading to a first episode of psychosis, and its impact on families...
  8. ncbi request reprint The stress cascade and schizophrenia: etiology and onset
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Bull 29:671-92. 2003
    ....
  9. pmc A qualitative research study of the evolution of symptoms in individuals identified as prodromal to psychosis
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Q 74:313-32. 2003
    ..Although preliminary, these results suggest that a trajectory of change in personality, relationships, and behavior from an essentially normal baseline may be consistent with increased risk for psychosis among prodromal adolescents...
  10. pmc The psychosis risk syndrome and its proposed inclusion in the DSM-V: a risk-benefit analysis
    Cheryl M Corcoran
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 120:16-22. 2010
    ..More research is needed to improve the positive predictive value of the psychosis risk syndrome so that it can be considered for inclusion in future editions of the DSM...
  11. pmc The relationship of social function to depressive and negative symptoms in individuals at clinical high risk for psychosis
    C M Corcoran
    Centre of Prevention and Evaluation, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 41:251-61. 2011
    ..It is unclear if social symptoms in clinical high-risk patients reflect depressive symptoms or are a manifestation of negative symptoms...
  12. pmc Incidence of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in the jerusalem perinatal cohort
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 2, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:596-602. 2009
    ..Few contemporary studies have evaluated the risk of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in other parts of the world...
  13. pmc Childhood trauma and prodromal symptoms among individuals at clinical high risk for psychosis
    Judy L Thompson
    Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 108:176-81. 2009
    ..However, little is known about the prevalence of childhood trauma and its relationship to attenuated positive and other symptoms in individuals at heightened clinical risk for psychosis...
  14. pmc Use of Palm computer as an adjunct to cognitive-behavioural therapy with an ultra-high-risk patient: a case report
    David Kimhy
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:234-41. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the feasibility and effectiveness of this methodology to improve homework completion and overcome treatment barriers associated with negative symptoms...
  15. pmc rTMS strategies for the study and treatment of schizophrenia: a review
    Arielle D Stanford
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, Cabrini Hospital, Mt Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:563-76. 2008
    ..Consideration of these factors among others may broaden the scope of utility of TMS for schizophrenia as well as enhance its efficacy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validity of a 'proxy' for the deficit syndrome derived from the Positive And Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS)
    Raymond R Goetz
    Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Schizophrenia Research Unit, New York 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 93:169-77. 2007
    ..Further study is indicated before the PDS as extracted from the PANSS can be used in lieu of the SDS for identifying patients with this syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint A brief smell identification test discriminates between deficit and non-deficit schizophrenia
    Nora Goudsmit
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University Departments of Psychiatry and the College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 120:155-64. 2003
    ..The results of this study support the utility of the B-SIT for schizophrenia research and highlight the robustness of the relationship between SID and social dysfunction in schizophrenia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Trail making and olfaction in schizophrenia: implications for processing speed
    Nora Goudsmit
    Department of Medical Genetics, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:344-9, 356. 2004
    ..Previous research has established a relationship between smell identification deficits (SID) and particular aspects of cognitive function among patients with schizophrenia...
  19. pmc Paternal age and sporadic schizophrenia: evidence for de novo mutations
    Dolores Malaspina
    Columbia University Department of Psychiatry New York State Psychiatric Institute, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Med Genet 114:299-303. 2002
    ..7 years) than familial patients; so later childbirth was not attributable to parental psychiatric illness. These findings support the hypothesis that de novo mutations contribute to the risk for sporadic schizophrenia...
  20. ncbi request reprint The reliability and clinical correlates of figure-ground perception in schizophrenia
    Dolores Malaspina
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 16:277-83. 2004
    ....
  21. pmc Resting neural activity distinguishes subgroups of schizophrenia patients
    Dolores Malaspina
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:931-7. 2004
    ..We previously demonstrated symptom and physiologic differences between familial and sporadic schizophrenia patients and hypothesized that the groups would show different resting regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) patterns...
  22. ncbi request reprint Delusions in individuals with schizophrenia: factor structure, clinical correlates, and putative neurobiology
    David Kimhy
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychopathology 38:338-44. 2005
    ..Our goal is to examine the factor structure of delusions in antipsychotic-free individuals with diagnoses of schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder...
  23. pmc Computerized experience sampling method (ESMc): assessing feasibility and validity among individuals with schizophrenia
    David Kimhy
    Department of Psychiatry, Unit 2, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:221-30. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the potential applications of combining ESMc with ambulatory physiological measures...
  24. pmc Maternal household crowding during pregnancy and the offspring's risk of schizophrenia
    David Kimhy
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:23-9. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that a similar link is present in humans...
  25. pmc High-frequency prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia: a case series
    Arielle D Stanford
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    J ECT 27:11-7. 2011
    ..This pilot study assessed higher doses of rTMS and assessed particular demographic factors that may influence treatment response...
  26. pmc Odor identification, eye tracking and deficit syndrome schizophrenia
    Dolores Malaspina
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:809-15. 2002
    ..Deficit syndrome (DS) schizophrenia patients have smooth pursuit eye movement (SPEM) dysfunction. We examined if they also had smell identification deficits, since social affiliation is related to olfaction in other mammals...
  27. pmc Childhood onset diagnoses in a case series of teens at clinical high risk for psychosis
    Paola Mazzoni
    Center of Prevention and Evaluation, New York State Psychiatric Institute at Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:771-6. 2009
    ..Little is known about disorders "usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood and adolescence" (e.g., childhood-onset disorders) in "prodromal" teens at heightened clinical risk for psychotic disorder...
  28. doi request reprint Families' experience with seeking treatment for recent-onset psychosis
    Ruth Gerson
    Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance, 1493 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:812-6. 2009
    ..Qualitative research methods were used to understand the experiences of families seeking treatment for young people with recent-onset psychosis; such knowledge can inform services design...

Research Grants2

  1. Schizophrenia risk to onset: Neurobiology and prevention
    Cheryl Corcoran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will provide the applicant with the knowledge and research experience necessary to apply for an R01 to further evaluate risk factors, mediators and markers of psychosis onset in prodromal patients. ..