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    Robert Hendren, DO

    TitleProfessor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentPsychiatry
    Address401 Parnassus Ave, LangPorter
    San Francisco CA 94143
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      Robert L. Hendren, D.O., is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science; Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Director of the Autism and Neurodevelopment Program, Co-Director of the Dyslexia Center and Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. From 2001-2009, he was Professor of Psychiatry and Executive Director and Tsakopoulos-Vismara Chair at the University of California, Davis M.I.N.D. Institute (Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders). Dr. Hendren is Past President of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2007-2009). He has published over 100 scientific papers and 4 books and has been listed in “The Best Doctors in America”, each year since it was first published in 1996.

      Dr. Hendren took his residency in general psychiatry at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, and his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center. He is board certified in General as well as Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

       Interests
      His current areas of research and publication interests are translational clinical pharmacology and nutritional trials using biomarkers (MRI, measures of inflammation, oxidative stress, immune function and pharmacogenomics) in neurodevelopmental disorders.

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      1. Goldani AA, Downs SR, Widjaja F, Lawton B, Hendren RL. Biomarkers in autism. Front Psychiatry. 2014; 5:100.
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      2. Gimenez P, Bugescu N, Black JM, Hancock R, Pugh K, Nagamine M, Kutner E, Mazaika P, Hendren R, McCandliss BD, Hoeft F. Neuroimaging correlates of handwriting quality as children learn to read and write. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014; 8:155.
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      3. Bent S, Hendren RL, Zandi T, Law K, Choi JE, Widjaja F, Kalb L, Nestle J, Law P. Internet-based, randomized, controlled trial of omega-3 Fatty acids for hyperactivity in autism. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2014 Jun; 53(6):658-66.
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      4. Adviento B, Corbin IL, Widjaja F, Desachy G, Enrique N, Rosser T, Risi S, Marco EJ, Hendren RL, Bearden CE, Rauen KA, Weiss LA. Autism traits in the RASopathies. J Med Genet. 2014 Jan; 51(1):10-20.
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      5. Hendren RL, Reeve A. Preface. Adolescent psychopharmacology update. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2013 Aug; 24(2):xi-xiii.
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      6. McBurnett K, Swetye M, Muhr H, Hendren RL. Pharmacotherapy of inattention and ADHD in adolescents. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2013 Aug; 24(2):391-405, viii.
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      7. Cheng JX, Widjaja F, Choi JE, Hendren RL. Considering biomedical/CAM treatments. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2013 Aug; 24(2):446-64, x.
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      8. Connolly CG, Wu J, Ho TC, Hoeft F, Wolkowitz O, Eisendrath S, Frank G, Hendren R, Max JE, Paulus MP, Tapert SF, Banerjee D, Simmons AN, Yang TT. Resting-state functional connectivity of subgenual anterior cingulate cortex in depressed adolescents. Biol Psychiatry. 2013 Dec 15; 74(12):898-907.
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      9. Ho TC, Wu J, Shin DD, Liu TT, Tapert SF, Yang G, Connolly CG, Frank GK, Max JE, Wolkowitz O, Eisendrath S, Hoeft F, Banerjee D, Hood K, Hendren RL, Paulus MP, Simmons AN, Yang TT. Altered cerebral perfusion in executive, affective, and motor networks during adolescent depression. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2013 Oct; 52(10):1076-1091.e2.
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      10. Hendren RL. Autism: biomedical complementary treatment approaches. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2013 Jul; 22(3):443-56, vi.
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      11. Xie Y, Dixon JF, Yee OM, Zhang J, Chen YA, Deangelo S, Yellowlees P, Hendren R, Schweitzer JB. A study on the effectiveness of videoconferencing on teaching parent training skills to parents of children with ADHD. Telemed J E Health. 2013 Mar; 19(3):192-9.
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      12. Lofthouse N, Hendren R, Hurt E, Arnold LE, Butter E. A review of complementary and alternative treatments for autism spectrum disorders. Autism Res Treat. 2012; 2012:870391.
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      13. Bent S, Bertoglio K, Ashwood P, Nemeth E, Hendren RL. Brief report: Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in children with autism spectrum disorder: a clinical trial. J Autism Dev Disord. 2012 Jun; 42(6):1127-32.
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      14. Lit L, Sharp FR, Bertoglio K, Stamova B, Ander BP, Sossong AD, Hendren RL. Gene expression in blood is associated with risperidone response in children with autism spectrum disorders. Pharmacogenomics J. 2012 Oct; 12(5):368-71.
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      15. Bent S, Bertoglio K, Ashwood P, Bostrom A, Hendren RL. A pilot randomized controlled trial of omega-3 fatty acids for autism spectrum disorder. J Autism Dev Disord. 2011 May; 41(5):545-54.
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      16. Bent S, Hendren RL. Improving the prediction of response to therapy in autism. Neurotherapeutics. 2010 Jul; 7(3):232-40.
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      17. Hagerman RJ, Hendren RL. Shifting the paradigm for autism treatments. Neurotherapeutics. 2010 Jul; 7(3):230-1.
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      18. Bertoglio K, Jill James S, Deprey L, Brule N, Hendren RL. Pilot study of the effect of methyl B12 treatment on behavioral and biomarker measures in children with autism. J Altern Complement Med. 2010 May; 16(5):555-60.
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      19. Stoddard J, Niendam T, Hendren R, Carter C, Simon TJ. Attenuated positive symptoms of psychosis in adolescents with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. Schizophr Res. 2010 May; 118(1-3):118-21.
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      20. Hendren RL, Bertoglio K, Ashwood P, Sharp F. Mechanistic biomarkers for autism treatment. Med Hypotheses. 2009 Dec; 73(6):950-4.
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      21. Hilty DM, Yellowlees PM, Sonik P, Derlet M, Hendren RL. Rural child and adolescent telepsychiatry: successes and struggles. Pediatr Ann. 2009 Apr; 38(4):228-32.
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      22. Bent S, Bertoglio K, Hendren RL. Omega-3 fatty acids for autistic spectrum disorder: a systematic review. J Autism Dev Disord. 2009 Aug; 39(8):1145-54.
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      23. Corbett BA, Constantine LJ, Hendren R, Rocke D, Ozonoff S. Examining executive functioning in children with autism spectrum disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and typical development. Psychiatry Res. 2009 Apr 30; 166(2-3):210-22.
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      24. McCarthy M, Hendren RL. Autism spectrum disorders have increased dramatically in prevalence in recent years. Preface. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2009 Mar; 32(1):xiii-xv.
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      25. Solomon M, Hessl D, Chiu S, Olsen E, Hendren RL. Towards a neurodevelopmental model of clinical case formulation. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2009 Mar; 32(1):199-211.
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      26. Bertoglio K, Hendren RL. New developments in autism. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2009 Mar; 32(1):1-14.
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      27. Bent S, Bertoglio K, Hendren RL. Regarding omega-3 fatty acids in severe autism. Arch Med Res. 2009 Jan; 40(1):64; author reply 65.
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      28. Martin A, Hendren RL, Greenhill LL, Bird HR. Hats off: journal awards. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2008 Dec; 47(12):1484-5.
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      29. Hendren RL. Casting a wide net to nurture mentally healthy children. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2008 Feb; 47(2):123-8.
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      30. Chiu S, Widjaja F, Bates ME, Voelbel GT, Pandina G, Marble J, Blank JA, Day J, Brule N, Hendren RL. Anterior cingulate volume in pediatric bipolar disorder and autism. J Affect Disord. 2008 Jan; 105(1-3):93-9.
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      31. Sharp FR, Hendren RL. Psychosis: atypical limbic epilepsy versus limbic hyperexcitability with onset at puberty? Epilepsy Behav. 2007 Jun; 10(4):515-20.
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      32. Solomon M, Hessl D, Chiu S, Hagerman R, Hendren R. A genetic etiology of pervasive developmental disorder guides treatment. Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Apr; 164(4):575-80.
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      33. Voelbel GT, Bates ME, Buckman JF, Pandina G, Hendren RL. Caudate nucleus volume and cognitive performance: Are they related in childhood psychopathology? Biol Psychiatry. 2006 Nov 1; 60(9):942-50.
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      34. Sugden SG, Kile SJ, Hendren RL. Neurodevelopmental pathways to aggression: a model to understand and target treatment in youth. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2006; 18(3):302-17.
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      35. Horst RO, Hendren RL. Integrated pharmacologic treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Essent Psychopharmacol. 2005; 6(5):250-61.
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      36. Hendren RL. Discussion on integrated pharmacologic treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Essent Psychopharmacol. 2005; 6(5):291-300.
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      37. Hanft A, Hendren RL. Pharmacotherapy of children and adolescents with pervasive developmental disorders. Essent Psychopharmacol. 2004; 6(1):12-24.
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      38. Hendren RL, De Backer I, Pandina GJ. Review of neuroimaging studies of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders from the past 10 years. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2000 Jul; 39(7):815-28.
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      39. Brooks WM, Hodde-Vargas J, Vargas LA, Yeo RA, Ford CC, Hendren RL. Frontal lobe of children with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic study. Biol Psychiatry. 1998 Feb 15; 43(4):263-9.
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      40. Yeo RA, Hodde-Vargas J, Hendren RL, Vargas LA, Brooks WM, Ford CC, Gangestad SW, Hart BL. Brain abnormalities in schizophrenia-spectrum children: implications for a neurodevelopmental perspective. Psychiatry Res. 1997 Nov 28; 76(1):1-13.
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      41. Bailey RA, Hendren RL. A Primer on Adolescent Psychopharmacology. Adolesc Med. 1997 Feb; 8(1):33-55.
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      42. Hendren RL, Hodde-Vargas J, Yeo RA, Vargas LA, Brooks WM, Ford C. Neuropsychophysiological study of children at risk for schizophrenia: a preliminary report. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1995 Oct; 34(10):1284-91.
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      43. Strasburger VC, Hendren RL. Rock music and music videos. Pediatr Ann. 1995 Feb; 24(2):97-103.
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      44. Hendren RL. Adolescent psychotherapy research: a practical review. Am J Psychother. 1993; 47(3):334-43.
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      45. Geraty RD, Hendren RL, Flaa CJ. Ethical perspectives on managed care as it relates to child and adolescent psychiatry. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1992 May; 31(3):398-402.
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      46. Davis G, Hendren RL. What Pediatricians Should Know About Adolescent Psychiatry. Adolesc Med. 1992 Feb; 3(1):131-146.
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      47. Hendren RL. Brain imaging and neurodevelopmental psychiatry. West J Med. 1991 Nov; 155(5):522-3.
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      48. Hendren RL, Hodde-Vargas JE, Vargas LA, Orrison WW, Dell L. Magnetic resonance imaging of severely disturbed children--a preliminary study. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1991 May; 30(3):466-70.
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      49. Hendren RL, Taylor WS, Lemke BJ, Lemke PA. An autistic boy copes with a terminal illness. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1990 Nov; 29(6):901-4.
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      50. Hendren RL, Sholevar GP, Weinberger DR, Wiener JM. Schizophrenia in a fourteen-year-old boy. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1990 Jan; 29(1):141-8.
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      51. Hendren RL. Predicting success and failure of medical students at risk for dismissal. J Med Educ. 1988 Aug; 63(8):596-602.
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      52. Hendren RL, Atkins DM, Sumner CR, Barber JK. Model for the group treatment of eating disorders. Int J Group Psychother. 1987 Oct; 37(4):589-602.
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      53. Hendren RL, Barber JK, Sigafoos A. Eating-disordered symptoms in a nonclinical population: a study of female adolescents in two private schools. J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1986 Nov; 25(6):836-40.
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      54. Wiener JM, Hendren RL. Childhood depression. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1983 Mar; 4(1):43-9.
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      55. Hendren RL. Depression in anorexia nervosa. J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1983 Jan; 22(1):59-62.
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      56. Kuhnley EJ, Hendren RL, Quinlan DM. Fire-setting by children. J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1982 Nov; 21(6):560-3.
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