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Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychology

    Jennifer Hagman, MD

The Children's Hospital  Gary Pavilion Fourth Floor

Email:  Dr. Hagman

 

Jennifer Hagman, MD

Associate Professor


 
 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS, PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS, AND HONORS

Positions and Employment:

1993 – present, Director, Eating Disorder Treatment Program, The Children’s Hospital

1993 – 1997 Medical Director, Adolescent  Medical – Psychiatric Unit, TCH

1997 – 2000 Medical Director, Child and Adolescent Inpatient Services, TCH

1995 – 2005  Medical Director of Clinical Services, Psychiatry, TCH

1993 – 2000 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry UCHSC

2000 – present Associate Professor of Psychiatry, UCHSC

President, CCAPS 1998-1999

President, Eating Disorder Professionals of Colorado 1998-1999

Woman of Distinction, Mile High Council- Girl Scouts                       October 2003

Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association                   May 2003

Recognized as a “Top Doc” in Pediatric Psychopharmacology

Denver’s 5280 Magazine

President CPS 2008 – present (2 consecutive terms)

Chair, CPS legislative Committee 2003 – present

Dane Prugh Teaching Award, UCHSC, Academic Year 2000 – 2001

Foundations of Doctoring Mentor 2007-2009

Selected as Key note speaker for the North American Leadership Conference (NALC) -  June 2008

Teaching Activities:

I have been teaching and supervising residents since coming to the department in 1993.  This includes developing the resident and medical student rotations at Children’s Hospital.   I supervise residents in inpatient and outpatient levels of care, and on the CL service. 

I also teach in seminars and give lectures on campus and in the community

Clinical Activities:

I currently provide direct clinical care to children, adolescents and families in the eating disorder program.  I have provided direct clinical service in all areas of the department over the past 16 years. 

Scholarships and Publications:

1.      Gene expression for glutamic acid decarboxylase is reduced without loss of neurons in prefrontal  cortex of schizophernics.  Akbarian S, Kim JJ, Potkin SG, Hagman JO, Tafazolli A, Bunney WE, Jones, EG.  Arch Gen Psychiatry Vol.. 52 (4): 258-266,  1995.

 

2.      A psychological “sense of control” profile of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa Shapiro, D.M., Blinder, B.J., Hagman J., Pituck S.  Psychological Reports, 1993.  531-546.

 

3.      Akbarian, S., Bunney WE Jr., Potkin SG, Potkin, SC, Hagman, JO, Sandman, CS, and Jones, EG: Altered distribution of NADPH – diaphorase cells in frontal lobe of schizophrenics implies disturbances of cortical development.  Archives of General Psychiatry 50 (3) 169-177, 1993.

 

4.      Hagman J, Buchsbaum MD, Wood R, Tallal TP, Flowers L, Katz W, Cerebral brain metabolism in adult dyslexic subjects assessed with positron emission tomography during performance of an auditory task.  Archives of Neurology, 1992;49:734-739.

 

5.      Hagman J, Buchsbaum MS, Wu JC, Rao SJ, Reynolds CA, Blinder, BJ: Comparison of cerebral brain metabolism in bulimia nervosa and major affective disorder.  Journal of Affective Disorders 19:  153 – 162, 1990.

 

6.      Wu JC, Hagman JO, Buchsbaum MS, Blinder BJ, Derfler M, Tai W, Hazlett E:  “Greater left cerebral hemispheric metabolism in bulimia assessed positron emission tomography.  “American Journal of Psychiatry 147:  309 – 312, 1990.

 

7.      Rice DM, Buchsbaum MS, Starr A, Auslander L, Hagman J, Evans WJI: Abnormal EEG slow activity in Left Temporal areas in Senile dementia of the Alzheimer Type.

8.      Journal  of Gerontology 45 (4): 145 – 151, 1990.

 

9.      Hagman J, Line F, Mutalipassi R, Bodfish R:  PRN, who decides?  Hospital and Clinical Psychiatry 41 (5):  567, 1990.

 

10.  Blinder BJ, Hagman J:  “serum salivary isoamylase levels in patients with bulimia”  Hillside Journal of Psychiatry 8 (2):  152 – 163, 1986.

 

11.  Blinder BJ, Chaitin B, Hagman J:  “Two Diagnostic Correlates of Dexamethasone nonsuppression in normal weight bulimia”  Hillside Journal of Psychiatry 9 (2):  211 – 216, 1987.

 

12.  Stafford, B, Hagman J, Dech B.  Psychosocial aspects of pediatrics and child and adolescent psychiatric disorders.  Chapter 6 in Current Pediatric Diagnosis and Treatment.  Hay et al. Editors.  19th, 2009

 

13.  Hagman J and Dech B: Psychosocial aspects of pediatrics and child and adolescent psychiatric disorders.  Chapter 6 in Current Pediatric Diagnosis and Treatment.  Hay et al. Editors.  18th edition  2006

 

14.  Hagman J, Bechtold D:  Psychosocial aspects of pediatrics and child and adolescent psychiatric disorders.  Chapter 6 in Current Pediatric Diagnosis and Treatment.  Hay et al. Editors.  17th edition 2004,  16th edition published 2002, 17th edition, published 2004.

 

15.  Hagman J:  The Diagnosis and Treatment of Depression by Pediatricians.  Adolescent Health Update.  Pediatrics June 2001.

 

16.  Hagman J:  Brain Imaging and Eating Disorders.  Chapter in:  “The Biology of Feast of Famine”Ed.By H. Anderson and S. Kennedy.  Academic Press 1992 , pp 285-297.

 

17.  Goodman S, Blinder BJ, Chaitin BF, Hagman J:  Atypical Eating Disorders.  Chapter in “The eating disorders.”  Ed. By Blinder, Chaitin and Goldstein.  PMA publishing Corp NY, 1988.

 

18.  Johnson CJ, Lewis C, Hagman J:  “The syndrome of bulimia.”  Psychiatric Clinics of North America 7(2):  247 – 273, 1984.

 

Other publications:

Hagman J:  The Diagnosis and Treatment of Depression by Pediatricians.  Adolescent Health Update.  Pediatrics June 2001.

 

Balentine J, Hagman J.:  More on Melatonin.  Letter to the Editor, J Am Acad Child &

Adolescent Psychiatry, page 1013, 36:8, 1997

 

Hagman J:  Brain Imaging and Eating Disorders.  Chapter in:  “The Biology of Feast of Famine” Ed.By H. Anderson and S. Kennedy.  Academic Press 1992 , pp 285-297.

 

Goodman S, Blinder BJ, Chaitin BF, Hagman J:  Atypical Eating Disorders.  Chapter in “The eating disorders.”  Ed. By Blinder, Chaitin and Goldstein.  PMA publishing Corp NY, 1988.

 

Scientific Abstracts:

Competitive:

19.  A double-blind, placebo controlled study of risperidone for the treatment of anorexia nervosa.  American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Poster Presentation:  Honolulu Hawaii, October, 2009

 

20.  Frank, GKW, Jappe LM, Shott M, Hagman J, Pryor T (2008) Taste reward and monetary reward learning and brain response in underweight subjects with AN.  Poster at DPRG bi-annual meeting, Estes Park CO 2008

21.  Frank, GKW, Kazulouski D, Rollin M, Jappe LM, Hagman J:  Altered Brain White matter integrity in AN.  Poster session presented at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Honolulu Hawaii 2009.

22.  Validation of the Ease of Eating Scale.  Poster Presentation at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, San Diego, California October 2006

 

23.  Validation of the Ease of Eating Scale for Anorexia Nervosa.  Poster Presentation at the Academy of Eating Disorders, Barcelona Spain June 2006

 

24.  Incidence of Self-Injurious Behavior in Eating Disorder Patients, Poster, AED annual meeting, Denver Colorado, May 2003 (Robinson, Jackson, Hagman)

 

Grants and Contracts:

Recently completed a double blind study which was funded through the CTRC and an investigator – Initiated grant from Ortho-McNeil Janssen Scientific Division, and a small grant from DPEF.  Funding included part time salary for a PRA for 3 years, but no funding for the PI (Hagman)