Cynthia A Gerhardt

Summary

Affiliation: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Peer relationships of bereaved siblings and comparison classmates after a child's death from cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Rm JW4992, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:209-19. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Educational and occupational outcomes among survivors of childhood cancer during the transition to emerging adulthood
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:448-55. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Educational and occupational outcomes among young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1385-91. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Social and romantic outcomes in emerging adulthood among survivors of childhood cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2696, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:462.e9-15. 2007
  5. pmc The role of coping and temperament in the adjustment of children with cancer
    Kimberly S Miller
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:1135-43. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Peer relationships of children with traumatic brain injury
    Keith Owen Yeates
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, and The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 432205, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:518-27. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Survivors of childhood cancer and comparison peers: the influence of peer factors on later externalizing behavior in emerging adulthood
    Amanda L Thompson
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:1119-28. 2009
  8. pmc Bereaved parents and siblings offer advice to health care providers and researchers
    Amii C Steele
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:253-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of a pediatric palliative care educational workshop for oncology fellows
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    J Palliat Med 12:323-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Intensity of CNS treatment for pediatric cancer: prediction of social outcomes in survivors
    Kathryn Vannatta
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:716-22. 2007

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Publications35

  1. pmc Peer relationships of bereaved siblings and comparison classmates after a child's death from cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Rm JW4992, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:209-19. 2012
    ..To compare peer relationships among bereaved siblings and matched classmates, and to examine gender, grade level, and time since death as moderators...
  2. ncbi request reprint Educational and occupational outcomes among survivors of childhood cancer during the transition to emerging adulthood
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:448-55. 2007
    ..To examine educational and occupational outcomes among survivors of childhood cancer and peers during the transition from adolescence to emerging adulthood...
  3. doi request reprint Educational and occupational outcomes among young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1385-91. 2008
    ..To examine educational and occupational outcomes among young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and peers during the transition from adolescence to emerging adulthood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Social and romantic outcomes in emerging adulthood among survivors of childhood cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2696, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:462.e9-15. 2007
    ..To examine social and romantic outcomes among survivors of childhood cancer and comparison peers during the transition from adolescence to emerging adulthood...
  5. pmc The role of coping and temperament in the adjustment of children with cancer
    Kimberly S Miller
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:1135-43. 2009
    ..To examine the extent to which stress, coping, and temperament accounted for variability in adjustment among children with cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Peer relationships of children with traumatic brain injury
    Keith Owen Yeates
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, and The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 432205, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:518-27. 2013
    ..Severe TBI in children is associated with detrimental peer relationships that are related to focal volumetric reductions in white matter within regions of the brain involved in social information-processing...
  7. doi request reprint Survivors of childhood cancer and comparison peers: the influence of peer factors on later externalizing behavior in emerging adulthood
    Amanda L Thompson
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:1119-28. 2009
    ..To examine group differences and predictors of externalizing behavior and substance use during the transition to emerging adulthood (i.e., ages 18-25) among survivors of childhood cancer and comparison peers...
  8. pmc Bereaved parents and siblings offer advice to health care providers and researchers
    Amii C Steele
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:253-9. 2013
    ..To determine how to improve care for families by obtaining their advice to health care providers and researchers after a child's death from cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of a pediatric palliative care educational workshop for oncology fellows
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    J Palliat Med 12:323-8. 2009
    ..In this pilot study, we developed and longitudinally evaluated the efficacy of a pediatric palliative care workshop to enhance training for medical fellows...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intensity of CNS treatment for pediatric cancer: prediction of social outcomes in survivors
    Kathryn Vannatta
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:716-22. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we expected that these associations would be moderated by child age at diagnosis and gender...
  11. pmc Family factors associated with academic achievement deficits in pediatric brain tumor survivors
    Emily Ach
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1731-7. 2013
    ..Prior research has focused on treatment risk, and efforts to examine the protective role of family resources and relationships have been lacking...
  12. pmc Executive functions and theory of mind as predictors of social adjustment in childhood traumatic brain injury
    Kristen E Robinson
    1 Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University and The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    J Neurotrauma 31:1835-42. 2014
    ..TBI in children, particularly severe injury, is associated with poor social adjustment. The impact of TBI on children's social adjustment is likely mediated by its effects on executive function and theory of mind...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of maternal breast cancer on the peer interactions of children at school
    Kathryn Vannatta
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    Psychooncology 17:252-9. 2008
    ..Further research is warranted to confirm findings that sons of mothers with breast cancer may experience social isolation and to examine the stability and consequences of this behavioral pattern...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brief report: post-traumatic stress during emerging adulthood in survivors of pediatric cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Columbus Children s Research Institute, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Rm G362, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1018-23. 2007
    ..To examine post-traumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and disorder (PTSD) among survivors of childhood cancer and comparison peers during the transition to emerging adulthood...
  15. pmc Self-awareness of peer-rated social attributes in children with traumatic brain injury
    Kelly R Wolfe
    Department of Psychology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology, The Ohio State University, Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Program in Neuroscience and Mental Health, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology, University of Maryland, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, and Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital Department of Psychology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology, The Ohio State University, Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Program in Neuroscience and Mental Health, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology, University of Maryland, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, and Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital
    J Pediatr Psychol 40:272-84. 2015
    ..This study investigated self-awareness of peer-rated social attributes and its relations to executive function (EF), theory of mind (TOM), and psychosocial adjustment in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI). ..
  16. doi request reprint Health literacy variables related to parents' understanding of their child's cancer prognosis
    Kimberly S Miller
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2696, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:914-8. 2012
    ..Thus, we examined whether the content of physician communication, parent sources of medical information, and parent demographic factors affected the association between oncologist and parent estimates of a child's cancer prognosis...
  17. doi request reprint Associations of child adjustment with parent and family functioning: comparison of families of women with and without breast cancer
    Kathryn Vannatta
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:9-16. 2010
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  18. pmc Social self-perception among pediatric brain tumor survivors compared with peers
    Christina G Salley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Milwaukee and the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and Department of Psychology and Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Public Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 35:427-34. 2014
    ..To investigate group differences in the accuracy of children's self-perceptions as measured by discrepancies between self and peer reports of social behavior and to understand if these phenomena differ by gender...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parent and family factors associated with child adjustment to pediatric cancer
    Kristen E Robinson
    Columbus Children s Research Institute, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:400-10. 2007
    ..To identify factors that influence the association between parent and child distress among families of children with cancer and comparison peers...
  20. pmc Temperament and social behavior in pediatric brain tumor survivors and comparison peers
    Christina G Salley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, and Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital
    J Pediatr Psychol 40:297-308. 2015
    ..To examine the role of temperament (i.e., surgency/positive affect, negative affect, and effortful control) in the social behavior of pediatric brain tumor survivors and comparison classmates. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint Parent perceptions of nutritional issues during their child's treatment for cancer
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:454-60. 2006
    ..Families also may benefit from ongoing education to optimize healthy lifestyles among survivors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Multiple perspectives on the psychological functioning of children with and without migraine
    Kathryn Vannatta
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205 2696, USA
    Headache 48:994-1004. 2008
    ..To use a case-control design to evaluate the emotional and behavioral functioning of children with migraine...
  23. doi request reprint Lifetime prevalence of sexual intercourse and contraception use at last sex among adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease
    Kevin M Fry
    Center for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, The Research Institute, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    J Adolesc Health 56:396-401. 2015
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  24. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive functioning after cancer: is that all there is to QOL?
    Robert B Noll
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:5-7. 2003
  25. pmc Social outcomes in childhood brain disorder: a heuristic integration of social neuroscience and developmental psychology
    Keith Owen Yeates
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:535-56. 2007
    ..It also may engender more precise methods of measuring impairments and disabilities in children with brain disorder and suggest ways to promote their social adaptation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a pediatric palliative care educational workshop for oncology fellows
    Amy E Baughcum
    Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:154-9. 2007
    ..As a pilot study, we developed and evaluated a daylong educational workshop on pediatric palliative care for oncology fellows...
  27. doi request reprint Parental knowledge and attitudes toward hypertrophic cardiomyopathy genetic testing
    Sara M Fitzgerald-Butt
    Center for Molecular and Human Genetics, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:195-202. 2010
    ..This study provides healthcare providers with a framework to understand caregivers' knowledge and views of genetic testing, which can be used to improve clinical care for pediatric HCM patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Peer relationships and emotional well-being of children with sickle cell disease: a controlled replication
    Robert B Noll
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 13:173-87. 2007
    ..1996). Findings from both studies suggest relative psychological hardiness among children with SCD who have not had an overt stroke...
  29. ncbi request reprint A controlled longitudinal study of the social functioning of children who completed treatment of cancer
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Children s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:467-73. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint A controlled longitudinal study of the social functioning of children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:17-28. 2003
    ..2000) and to examine the impact of disease severity or disease activity over time on the social functioning of children with JRA...
  31. ncbi request reprint Social, emotional, and behavioral functioning of children with NF1
    Robert B Noll
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:2261-73. 2007
    ..Central nervous system involvement appears to play a key role in identifying children at risk for problems with friendships, social acceptance, and emotional functioning (i.e., depression)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Parental distress, family functioning, and social support in families with and without a child with neurofibromatosis 1
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15214, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:422-34. 2008
    ..To compare parental adjustment, social support, and family functioning between families of children with neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) and a group of demographically similar comparison families, and to examine the impact of disease severity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Stability and predictors of health-related quality of life of inner-city girls
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Center and University of Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:189-94. 2003
    ..This study highlights the need for research aimed at both improving self-perceptions of health and decreasing high-risk behavior among inner-city girls...
  34. ncbi request reprint Brief report: child-rearing practices of caregivers with and without a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: perspectives of caregivers and professionals
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:275-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate predictions from professionals in pediatric rheumatology regarding the child-rearing practices of caregivers of children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and healthy classmates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparing parental distress, family functioning, and the role of social support for caregivers with and without a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:5-15. 2003
    ..To assess parental distress, family functioning, and social support among parents of children with a lifetime diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and comparison families...