Robert Klitzman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc "Am I my genes?": Questions of identity among individuals confronting genetic disease
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 11:880-9. 2009
  2. pmc Views of internists towards uses of PGD
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mail Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 26:142-7. 2013
  3. pmc The impact of social contexts in testing for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency: the roles of physicians and others
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 13:269-76. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Disclosures of illness by doctors to their patients: a qualitative study of doctors with HIV and other serious disorders
    Robert Klitzman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:277-84. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Disclosures of Huntington disease risk within families: patterns of decision-making and implications
    Robert Klitzman
    Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1835-49. 2007
  6. pmc Recruiting egg donors online: an analysis of in vitro fertilization clinic and agency websites' adherence to American Society for Reproductive Medicine guidelines
    Jason Keehn
    Masters Program in Bioethics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:995-1000. 2012
  7. pmc Informed consent for return of incidental findings in genomic research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center and NY State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 16:367-73. 2014
  8. pmc Attitudes and practices among internists concerning genetic testing
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Genet Couns 22:90-100. 2013
  9. pmc "Patient-time", "doctor-time", and "institution-time": perceptions and definitions of time among doctors who become patients
    Robert Klitzman
    Center for Bioethics, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 29, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:147-55. 2007
  10. pmc Ethical issues concerning disclosures of HIV diagnoses to perinatally infected children and adolescents
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, NewYork, NY, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:31-42. 2008

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc "Am I my genes?": Questions of identity among individuals confronting genetic disease
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 11:880-9. 2009
    ..To explore many questions raised by genetics concerning personal identities that have not been fully investigated...
  2. pmc Views of internists towards uses of PGD
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mail Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 26:142-7. 2013
    ..These data thus have critical implications for training, research and practice...
  3. pmc The impact of social contexts in testing for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency: the roles of physicians and others
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 13:269-76. 2009
    ..To elucidate psychosocial and ethical issues faced by adults at risk for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) that have received little attention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Disclosures of illness by doctors to their patients: a qualitative study of doctors with HIV and other serious disorders
    Robert Klitzman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:277-84. 2006
    ..To examine issues concerning doctor's disclosures of their illness to their patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Disclosures of Huntington disease risk within families: patterns of decision-making and implications
    Robert Klitzman
    Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1835-49. 2007
    ..HCWs need to realize that these decisions are multi-faceted. Future research can explore whether, when, how, and how often HCWs raise these issues with individuals...
  6. pmc Recruiting egg donors online: an analysis of in vitro fertilization clinic and agency websites' adherence to American Society for Reproductive Medicine guidelines
    Jason Keehn
    Masters Program in Bioethics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:995-1000. 2012
    ..To examine compliance with ethical guidelines of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) regarding trait-based payment variation, presentation of risks, and minimum recruitment age...
  7. pmc Informed consent for return of incidental findings in genomic research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center and NY State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 16:367-73. 2014
    ..We surveyed and interviewed investigators and study participants, with the goal of providing suggestions for how to shape the consent process...
  8. pmc Attitudes and practices among internists concerning genetic testing
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Genet Couns 22:90-100. 2013
    ..These data suggest that physicians recognize their knowledge deficits, and are interested in training. These findings have important implications for future medical practice, research, and education...
  9. pmc "Patient-time", "doctor-time", and "institution-time": perceptions and definitions of time among doctors who become patients
    Robert Klitzman
    Center for Bioethics, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 29, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:147-55. 2007
    ..To examine views and experiences of conflicts concerning time in healthcare, from the perspective of physicians who have become patients...
  10. pmc Ethical issues concerning disclosures of HIV diagnoses to perinatally infected children and adolescents
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, NewYork, NY, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:31-42. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint "Post-residency disease" and the medical self: identity, work, and health care among doctors who become patients
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Bioethics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 49:542-52. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Psychiatrists' views of the genetic bases of mental disorders and behavioral traits and their use of genetic tests
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY American Medical Association, Chicago, IL HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:530-8. 2014
    ..These data suggest possible sex differences in psychiatrists' beliefs about genetic contributions to disorders and have implications for future research, education, policy, and care. ..
  13. pmc How IRBs view and make decisions about coercion and undue influence
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Med Ethics 39:224-9. 2013
    ..Scholars have debated how to define coercion and undue influence, but how institutional review boards (IRBs) view and make decisions about these issues in actual cases has not been explored...
  14. ncbi request reprint The roles of family members, health care workers, and others in decision-making processes about genetic testing among individuals at risk for Huntington disease
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 9:358-71. 2007
    ..To understand how individuals at risk for Huntington disease view the roles of others, e.g., family members and health care workers, in decision making about genetic testing...
  15. pmc Preimplantation genetic diagnosis on in vitro fertilization clinic websites: presentations of risks, benefits and other information
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1276-83. 2009
    ..To examine information on preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) presented on IVF clinic websites...
  16. pmc Processes and factors involved in decisions regarding return of incidental genomic findings in research
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 16:311-7. 2014
    ..Genet Med 2014:16(4):311-317. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Decision-making about reproductive choices among individuals at-risk for Huntington's disease
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:347-62. 2007
    ..g., first "gambling," then being more cautious). These data have critical implications for genetic counselors and other health care workers and future research, particularly as more genetic tests become available...
  18. pmc The process of deciding about prophylactic surgery for breast and ovarian cancer: Patient questions, uncertainties, and communication
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, Unit 15, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 152:52-66. 2010
    ..autonomy). These data suggest areas for future research: for example, on how providers decide whether, what and how to communicate about these issues, and how these choices shape treatment decisions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Anticipating issues related to increasing preimplantation genetic diagnosis use: a research agenda
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:33-42. 2008
    ..Improved understanding of these issues will ultimately enhance the development and implementation of future clinical guidelines and policies...
  20. pmc Use of genetic tests among neurologists and psychiatrists: knowledge, attitudes, behaviors, and needs for training
    Melissa Salm
    Columbia University, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    J Genet Couns 23:156-63. 2014
    ..These data, the first to examine several important issues concerning knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of neurologists and psychiatrists regarding genetic tests, have important implications for future practice, research, and education...
  21. pmc Researchers' views on return of incidental genomic research results: qualitative and quantitative findings
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center and NY State Psychiatric Institute New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 15:888-95. 2013
    ..It is unclear how researchers plan to deal with incidental genetic findings...
  22. pmc From anonymity to "open doors": IRB responses to tensions with researchers
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:347. 2012
    ..Yet whether, how, when, and why IRBs respond to these conflicts have received little systematic attention...
  23. pmc HIV/AIDS research conducted in the developing world and sponsored by the developed world: reporting of research ethics committee review in two countries
    Lisa Judy Chin
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 6:83-91. 2011
    ..Dual approval was thus obtained in only half of the articles and was associated with ethical and logistic issues, indicating the need for clearer and more universally accepted guidelines...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improving education on doctor-patient relationships and communication: lessons from doctors who become patients
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 81:447-53. 2006
    ..The author aimed to understand insights that doctors who become patients may gain concerning ways to improve doctor-patient relationships and communication in order to improve medical education...
  25. ncbi request reprint Voluntariness of consent to research: a conceptual model
    Paul S Appelbaum
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 39:30-9. 2009
    ..To date, however, voluntariness and its impairment have been poorly conceptualized and studied. The legal doctrine of informed consent could provide a useful model...
  26. ncbi request reprint Views and approaches toward risks and benefits among doctors who become patients
    Robert Klitzman
    Center for Bioethics, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 29, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:61-8. 2006
    ..To understand how views and approaches concerning risks and benefits may be affected by dynamic contexts and processes related to clinical roles and relationships...
  27. pmc Views of discrimination among individuals confronting genetic disease
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, Unit 15, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:68-83. 2010
    ..Policies are needed to prevent discrimination in life, long-term care, and disability insurance, not covered by GINA...
  28. ncbi request reprint From "Male Bonding Rituals" to "Suicide Tuesday": A qualitative study of issues faced by gay male ecstasy (MDMA) users
    Robert Klitzman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Inst, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Homosex 51:7-32. 2006
    ..Awareness of potential adverse effects varied and was minimized. Appropriate educational and prevention programs are needed to address these issues, and must take into account the specific contexts of these gay men's lives...
  29. pmc Defining neuromarketing: practices and professional challenges
    Carl Erik Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:230-7. 2010
    ..Of particular relevance to psychiatry, neuromarketing may be seen as an extension of the search for quantification and certainty in previously indefinite aspects of human behavior...
  30. pmc Payment of egg donors in stem cell research in the USA
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, 10032, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:603-8. 2009
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  31. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for HIV-positive persons: an investigation of treatment effects on psychosocial adjustment
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 465, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:555-63. 2009
    ..More intensive mental health interventions may be necessary to improve psychosocial adjustment among HIV-positive individuals...
  32. pmc How local IRBs view central IRBs in the US
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive 15, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Ethics 12:13. 2011
    ..Centralization of IRB reviews have been increasing in the US and elsewhere, but many questions about it remain. In the US, a few centralized IRBs (CIRBs) have been established, but how they do and could operate remain unclear...
  33. ncbi request reprint Qualifying confidentiality: historical and empirical issues and facts
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, USA
    Am J Bioeth 6:26-7; discussion W32-4. 2006
  34. pmc "Members of the same club": challenges and decisions faced by US IRBs in identifying and managing conflicts of interest
    Robert Klitzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22796. 2011
    ..Conflicts of interest (COIs) in research have received increasing attention, but many questions arise about how Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) view and approach these...