Rachel Loewy, PhD

Psychiatrist

Academic Title

Associate Professor

Education

UCLA School of Psychiatry 2005

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Clinical Psychology 2006

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Savill M, Skymba HV, Ragland JD, Niendam T, Loewy RL, Lesh TA, Carter C, Goldman HH. Acceptability of Psychosis Screening and Factors Affecting Its Implementation: Interviews With Community Health Care Providers. Psychiatr Serv. 2018 Apr 02; appips201700392.
  2. Baron J, Salvador M, Loewy R. Experience of associative stigma in parents of adolescents at risk for psychosis. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2018 Mar 25.
  3. Whitford TJ, Oestreich LKL, Ford JM, Roach BJ, Loewy RL, Stuart BK, Mathalon DH. Deficits in Cortical Suppression During Vocalization are Associated With Structural Abnormalities in the Arcuate Fasciculus in Early Illness Schizophrenia and Clinical High Risk for Psychosis. Schizophr Bull. 2017 Nov 29.
  4. Ramsay IS, Ma S, Fisher M, Loewy RL, Ragland JD, Niendam T, Carter CS, Vinogradov S. Model selection and prediction of outcomes in recent onset schizophrenia patients who undergo cognitive training. Schizophr Res Cogn. 2018 Mar; 11:1-5.
  5. Du Y, Fryer SL, Lin D, Sui J, Yu Q, Chen J, Stuart B, Loewy RL, Calhoun VD, Mathalon DH. Identifying functional network changing patterns in individuals at clinical high-risk for psychosis and patients with early illness schizophrenia: A group ICA study. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 17:335-346.
  6. Du Y, Fryer SL, Fu Z, Lin D, Sui J, Chen J, Damaraju E, Mennigen E, Stuart B, Loewy RL, Mathalon DH, Calhoun VD. Dynamic functional connectivity impairments in early schizophrenia and clinical high-risk for psychosis. Neuroimage. 2017 Oct 14.
  7. Ramsay IS, Fryer S, Boos A, Roach BJ, Fisher M, Loewy R, Vinogradov S, Mathalon DH. Response to Targeted Cognitive Training Correlates with Change in Thalamic Volume in a Randomized Trial for Early Schizophrenia. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Feb; 43(3):590-597.
  8. Savill M, D'Ambrosio J, Cannon TD, Loewy RL. Psychosis risk screening in different populations using the Prodromal Questionnaire: A systematic review. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2018 Feb; 12(1):3-14.
  9. Biagianti B, Roach BJ, Fisher M, Loewy R, Ford JM, Vinogradov S, Mathalon DH. Trait aspects of auditory mismatch negativity predict response to auditory training in individuals with early illness schizophrenia. Neuropsychiatr Electrophysiol. 2017; 3.
  10. Mayo D, Corey S, Kelly LH, Yohannes S, Youngquist AL, Stuart BK, Niendam TA, Loewy RL. The Role of Trauma and Stressful Life Events among Individuals at Clinical High Risk for Psychosis: A Review. Front Psychiatry. 2017; 8:55.
  11. Kotzalidis GD, Solfanelli A, Piacentino D, Savoja V, Fiori Nastro P, Curto M, Lindau JF, Masillo A, Brandizzi M, Fagioli F, Raballo A, Gebhardt E, Preti A, D'Alema M, Fucci MR, Miletto R, Andropoli D, Leccisi D, Girardi P, Loewy RL, Schultze-Lutter F. The Italian version of the 92-item Prodromal Questionnaire: Concurrent validity with the SIPS and factor analysis in a sample of 258 outpatients aged 11-36years. Schizophr Res. 2017 Nov; 189:50-56.
  12. Biagianti B, Fisher M, Neilands TB, Loewy R, Vinogradov S. Engagement with the auditory processing system during targeted auditory cognitive training mediates changes in cognitive outcomes in individuals with schizophrenia. Neuropsychology. 2016 11; 30(8):998-1008.
  13. Fryer SL, Roach BJ, Wiley K, Loewy RL, Ford JM, Mathalon DH. Reduced Amplitude of Low-Frequency Brain Oscillations in the Psychosis Risk Syndrome and Early Illness Schizophrenia. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2016 08; 41(9):2388-98.
  14. Loewy R, Fisher M, Schlosser DA, Biagianti B, Stuart B, Mathalon DH, Vinogradov S. Intensive Auditory Cognitive Training Improves Verbal Memory in Adolescents and Young Adults at Clinical High Risk for Psychosis. Schizophr Bull. 2016 Jul; 42 Suppl 1:S118-26.
  15. Schlosser DA, Campellone TR, Biagianti B, Delucchi KL, Gard DE, Fulford D, Stuart BK, Fisher M, Loewy RL, Vinogradov S. Modeling the role of negative symptoms in determining social functioning in individuals at clinical high risk of psychosis. Schizophr Res. 2015 Dec; 169(1-3):204-208.
  16. Fulford D, Pearson R, Stuart BK, Fisher M, Mathalon DH, Vinogradov S, Loewy RL. Symptom assessment in early psychosis: the use of well-established rating scales in clinical high-risk and recent-onset populations. Psychiatry Res. 2014 Dec 30; 220(3):1077-83.
  17. Therman S, Lindgren M, Manninen M, Loewy RL, Huttunen MO, Cannon TD, Suvisaari J. Predicting psychosis and psychiatric hospital care among adolescent psychiatric patients with the Prodromal Questionnaire. Schizophr Res. 2014 Sep; 158(1-3):7-10.
  18. Schlosser DA, Fisher M, Gard D, Fulford D, Loewy RL, Vinogradov S. Motivational deficits in individuals at-risk for psychosis and across the course of schizophrenia. Schizophr Res. 2014 Sep; 158(1-3):52-7.
  19. Nahum M, Fisher M, Loewy R, Poelke G, Ventura J, Nuechterlein KH, Hooker CI, Green MF, Merzenich M, Vinogradov S. A novel, online social cognitive training program for young adults with schizophrenia: A pilot study. Schizophr Res Cogn. 2014 Mar 01; 1(1):e11-e19.
  20. Fisher M, Loewy R, Carter C, Lee A, Ragland JD, Niendam T, Schlosser D, Pham L, Miskovich T, Vinogradov S. Neuroplasticity-based auditory training via laptop computer improves cognition in young individuals with recent onset schizophrenia. Schizophr Bull. 2015 Jan; 41(1):250-8.

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