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Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychology

 Marianne Z. Wamboldt, MD

  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, MD

 

The Children's Hospital,       Gary Pavilion Rm. D4114 

Phone:  720-777-6096

Email: Dr. Wamboldt

 

Marianne Z. Wamboldt, MD

Professor


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS, PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS, AND HONORS

Positions and Employment:

Internship, University of Wisconsin Hospitals, Department of Psychiatry, Madison, WI, 1981 - 1982     

Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospitals, Department of Psychiatry, Madison, WI, 1982 - 1985     

Fellowship in Child Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Hospitals, Department of Psychiatry, Madison, WI, 1984 - 1985     

Fellowship in Clinical Research, Laboratory of Clinical Science, Section on Brain and Behavior, National Institutes of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, 1985 - 1986     

Staff Adolescent Psychiatrist, Psychiatric Institute of Montgomery County, Rockville, MD, 1986 - 1988     

Behavioral Neurophysiology Research Administrator, Behavioral Sciences Research Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, MD, 1988 - 1989     

 

Fellowship in Child Psychiatry, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Department of Psychiatry, Denver, CO, 1989 - 1990     

 

Director, Psychophysiologic Unit, National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine, 1990 - 1993     

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UCDHSC, 1990 - 1997     

 

Associate Director, Division of Child Psychiatry, UCDHSC, 1992 - Present  

Acting Director, Pediatric Psychiatry, National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine, 1991 - 1992     

Director, Pediatric Psychiatry, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1992 - 1998     

Associate Director of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1994 - 2002     

 

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, UCDHSC, 1997 - Present  

 

Faculty for NIMH sponsored Institutional Postdoctoral Research Training Program in Developmental Psychobiology, 1998 - Present  

Director, Center for Stress and Anxiety Disorders, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 2001 - 2002       

Vice Chair for Child Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, UCDHSC, 2002 - Present  

Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Children’s Hospital (TCH), 2002 - Present  

 

Other Experience and Professional Memberships:

 

Founding Member, Association of Child and Adolescent Medical Psychiatric Programs, 1993 - 2002     

Member and Chair, Committee on the Physically Ill Child, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1993 - 2006    

Examiner, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry, 1994 - Present  

Member, Committee on Family Therapy, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2001 - Present  

Member and Co-Chair, Ad Hoc Work Group on the Inclusion of Relationship Variables into DSM-V, 2003 - Present  

Member, Family Committee, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry, 2004 - Present  

Member, International Society for Applied Respiratory Psychophysiology, 2004 - Present  

Member, Program Committee, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2005 - Present  

 

  • Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/ Colorado Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Society
  • American Family Therapy Association
  • American Psychiatric Association / Colorado Psychiatric Society    
  • Behavioral Genetics Association
  • Colorado Medical Society
  • Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
  • International Society for the Advancement of Respiratory Psychophysiology
  • Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Society for Research in Child Development
  • Society of Professors in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  

Honors:

National Merit Finalist, 1972                 

Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Sigma Nu (Jesuit University Honor Society), 1976                 

Invited Participant, National Institute of Mental Health, Research Careers in Child Psychiatry Workshop, Stanford University, 1984                 

Named as a “Top Doctor” in Denver by the 5280 magazine survey of doctorsand nurses practicing in Denver, 1994, 1997, 2006 

Recipient, Career Development Award, Grant # KO8MH0-1486, 1997    

Inducted as a Fellow in the American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C., 1999                 

Recipient, Endowed Chair of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The Children’s Hospital and UCDHSC, Denver CO, 2004                 

Center for Creative Leadership one week Leadership Development Retreat, Nominated as Physician leader by The Children’s Hospital, Denver, CO, 2005                 

 

Teaching Activities:

Dr. Wamboldt's teaching activities have included being a lecturer or a presenter in formal courses, seminars, and Grand Rounds for general psychiatry residents, child psychiatry residents, medical students, graduate students, and faculty, presenting on providing psychiatric services to children with asthma and allergies and their families.  She has also mentored and/or supervised postdoctoral research fellows, graduate students, child psychiatry residents, and junior faculty.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND PUBLICATIONS

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications (since 2000):

Banzett, R. B., Dempsey, J. A., O'Donnell, D.E., Wamboldt, M. Z. Symptom perception and respiratory sensation in asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. Sep 2000;162(3 Pt 1):1178-1182.

Bender, B., Wamboldt, F.S., O'Connor, S.L., Rand, C., Szefler, S., Milgrom, H., Wamboldt, M. Z. Measurement of children's asthma medication adherence by self report, mother report, canister weight, and Doser CT. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Nov 2000;85(5):416-421.

Gabriels, R. L., Wamboldt, M. Z., McCormick, D. R., Adams, T. L., McTaggart, S. R. Children's illness drawings and asthma symptom awareness. J Asthma. 2000;37(7):565-574.

Wamboldt, F. S., O'Connor, S. L., Wamboldt, M. Z., Gavin, L.A., Klinnert, M. D. The five minute speech sample in children with asthma: deconstructing the construct of expressed emotion. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. Oct 2000;41(7):887-898.

Wamboldt, M. Z., Bihun, J. T., Szefler, S., Hewitt, J. Perception of induced bronchoconstriction in a community sample of adolescents. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Dec 2000;106(6):1102-1107.

Wamboldt, M. Z., Hewitt, J. K., Schmitz, S., Wamboldt, F.S., Rasanen, M., Koskenvuo, M., Romanov, K., Varjonen, J., Kaprio, J. Familial association between allergic disorders and depression in adult Finnish twins. Am J Med Genet. Apr 3 2000;96(2):146-153.

Wamboldt, M. Z., Wamboldt, F. S. Role of the family in the onset and outcome of childhood disorders: selected research findings. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. Oct 2000;39(10):1212-1219.

Wamboldt, M. Z., Wamboldt, F.S., Gavin, L., McTaggart, A. S. A parent-child relationship scale derived from the child and adolescent psychiatric assessment (CAPA). J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. Aug 2001;40(8):945-953.

Bihun, J. T., Wamboldt, M. Z., Gavin, L. A., Wamboldt, F. S. Can the Family Assessment Device (FAD) be used with school aged children? Fam Process. Winter 2002;41(4):723-731.

Millikan, E., Wamboldt, M. Z., Bihun, J. T. Perceptions of the family, personality characteristics, and adolescent internalizing symptoms. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. Dec 2002;41(12):1486-1494.

Wamboldt, F. S., Ho, J., Milgrom, H., Wamboldt, M. Z., Sanders, B., Szefler, S. J., Bender, B. G. Prevalence and correlates of household exposures to tobacco smoke and pets in children with asthma. J Pediatr. Jul 2002;141(1):109-115.

Wamboldt, F. S., Price, M. R., Hume, L. A., Gavin, L. A, Wamboldt, M. Z., Klinnert, M. D. Reliability and validity of a system for coding asthma outcomes from medical records. J Asthma. Jun 2002;39(4):299-305.

Goodwin, R. D., Wamboldt, M. Z., Pine, D.S. Lung disease and internalizing disorders. Is childhood abuse a shared etiologic factor? J Psychosom Res. Sep 2003;55(3):215-219.

Ho, J., Bender, B. G., Gavin, L. A., O'Connor, S. L., Wamboldt, M. Z., Wamboldt, F. S. Relations among asthma knowledge, treatment adherence, and outcome. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Mar 2003;111(3):498-502.

Wamboldt, M. Z., Laudenslager, M., Wamboldt, F. S., Kelsay, K., Hewitt, J. Adolescents with atopic disorders have an attenuated cortisol response to laboratory stress. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Mar 2003;111(3):509-514. 

O'Connor, S. L., Bender, B. G., Gavin-Devitt, L. A., Wamboldt, M. Z., et al. (2004). "Measuring adherence with the Doser CT in children with asthma." J Asthma 41(6): 663-70.

Kelsay, K., Hazel, N. A., Wamboldt, M. Z. (2005). "Predictors of Body Dissatisfaction in Boys and Girls with Asthma." Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 30 (6)522-531.

Beach, S. R. H., Wamboldt, M. Z., Kaslow, N. J., Heyman, R. E., & Reiss, D. (2006). Describing relationship problems in DSM-V:Toward better guidance for research and clinical practice. Journal of Family Psychology, 20(3), 359-368.

Kean, E. M., Kelsay, K., Wamboldt, F. S., & Wamboldt, M. Z. (2006). Posttraumatic stress in adolescents with asthma and their parents. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 45(1), 78-86.

Shaw, R. J., Wamboldt, M. Z., et al. (2006). "Practice Patterns in Pediatric Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: A National Survey." Psychosomatics, 47(1), 43-49.

Wamboldt, M. Z. & Reiss, D. (2006). Explorations of parenting environments in the evolution of psychiatric problems in children. American Journal of Psychiatry, 163(6), 951 – 953

Wamboldt, M. Z., & Reiss, D. (2006). Genetic Strategies for Clarifying a Nosology of Relational Distress. Journal of Family Psychology, 20(3), 378-385

Federico, M.J., Wamboldt, F.S., Carter, R., Mansell, A.,&  Wamboldt, M.Z. (2007) History of serious asthma exacerbations should be included in guidelines of asthma severity. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology,119(1) 50-56.

McQuaid, E.L., Weiss-Laxer, N., Kopel, S.J., Koinis Mitchell, D.,. Nassau, J.H., Wamboldt, M.Z., Klein, R.B., & Fritz, G.K. (2008) Pediatric Asthma and Problems in Attention, Concentration, and Impulsivity: Disruption of the Family Management System.  Families, Systems & Health, 26(1) 16-29

 

Grants and Contracts (Current):

Rose Community Foundation and HealthONE Alliance Board: Increasing access to mental health care for children from high risk environments.

PI:  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, M.D.

Dates of entire project:  12/1/2005 – 11/30/2007

Total budget:  $359,644

 

Pfizer:  A Four Week, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Phase III Trial Evaluating The Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Flexible Doses of Oral Ziprasidone in Children and Adolescents with Bipolar I Disorder (Manic or Mixed)

PI:  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, M.D.

Dates of entire project:  10/1/2006 - 10/30/2007

 

Pfizer:  A 26-Week Open-Label Extension Study Evaluating the Safety and Tolerability of Flexible Doses of Oral Ziprasidone in Children and Adolescents with Bipolar I Disorder (Manic or Mixed)

PI:  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, M.D.

Dates of entire project:           10/1/2006 - 12/31/2007

 

Astra Zeneca Grant:  A 6-week, Multicenter, Double-blind, Parallel-group, Placebo-controlled Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Quetiapine Fumarate (SEROQUEL™) in the Treatment of Adolescents Diagnosed with Schizophrenia.

PI:  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, M.D.

Dates of entire project:  7/1/2004  - 7/31/2008                         

 

Astra Zeneca Grant:  A 26-Week, International, Multicenter, Open-Label Phase IIIb Study Of The Safety And Tolerability Of Quetiapine Fumarate (Seroquel) Immediate-Release Tablets In Daily Doses Of 400 Mg To 800 Mg In Children And Adolescents With Bipolar I Disorder And Adolescents With Schizophrenia

 PI:  Marianne Z. Wamboldt, M.D.

 Dates of entire project:  7/1/2004  - 7/31/2008                         

 

1R01 MH073871:  Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents

PI:  David J. Miklowitz, PhD

Role: Co-Investigator (Effort: 5%)

Dates of entire project:  4/1/2006 - 3/31/2011, $260,690

 

Ponzio Family:  Ponzio Creative Arts Therapy Program

PI:  Marianne Wamboldt, M.D. (Effort: 5%)

Dates of entire project: 12/1/2004 – 11/30/2009

Total Amount: $1,600,000