Nancy Adler, PhD

Professor and Vice Chair Psychiatry
UCSF
Psychiatry
+1 415 476-7759
Publications: 

Stress Disorders and Dementia in the Danish Population.

Gradus JL, Horváth-Puhó E, Lash TL, Ehrenstein V, Tamang S, Adler NE, Milstein A, Glymour MM, Henderson VW, Sørensen HT

Pre-pregnancy or first-trimester risk scoring to identify women at high risk of preterm birth.

Baer RJ, McLemore MR, Adler N, Oltman SP, Chambers BD, Kuppermann M, Pantell MS, Rogers EE, Ryckman KK, Sirota M, Rand L, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL

The biological embedding of early-life socioeconomic status and family adversity in children's genome-wide DNA methylation.

Bush NR, Edgar RD, Park M, MacIsaac JL, McEwen LM, Adler NE, Essex MJ, Kobor MS, Boyce WT

Language barriers and LDL-C/SBP control among Latinos with diabetes.

Fernandez A, Warton EM, Schillinger D, Moffet HH, Kruger J, Adler N, Karter AJ

The mindful moms training: development of a mindfulness-based intervention to reduce stress and overeating during pregnancy.

Vieten C, Laraia BA, Kristeller J, Adler N, Coleman-Phox K, Bush NR, Wahbeh H, Duncan LG, Epel E

Examining the Association of Antidepressant Prescriptions With First Abortion and First Childbirth.

Steinberg JR, Laursen TM, Adler NE, Gasse C, Agerbo E, Munk-Olsen T

Neighborhood Child Opportunity and Individual-Level Pediatric Acute Care Use and Diagnoses.

Kersten EE, Adler NE, Gottlieb L, Jutte DP, Robinson S, Roundfield K, LeWinn KZ

Are acute care settings amenable to addressing patient social needs: A sub-group analysis.

Gottlieb L, Hessler D, Long D, Laves E, Burns A, Amaya A, Schudel C, Sweeney P, Adler N

Social isolation and all-cause mortality: a population-based cohort study in Denmark.

Laugesen K, Baggesen LM, Schmidt SAJ, Glymour MM, Lasgaard M, Milstein A, Sørensen HT, Adler NE, Ehrenstein V

Effect of prenatal mindfulness training on depressive symptom severity through 18-months postpartum: A latent profile analysis.

Felder JN, Roubinov D, Bush NR, Coleman-Phox K, Vieten C, Laraia B, Adler NE, Epel E

The impact of a private sector living wage intervention on consumption and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a middle income country.

Rehkopf DH, Burmaster K, Landefeld JC, Adler-Milstein S, Flynn EP, Acevedo MC, Jones-Smith JC, Adler N, Fernald LCH

Maternal depressive symptoms and infant healthcare utilization: The moderating role of prenatal mindfulness.

Roubinov DS, Felder JN, Vieten C, Coleman-Phox K, Laraia B, Adler N, Wilson L, Epel E, Bush NR

Effects of pre- and postnatal maternal stress on infant temperament and autonomic nervous system reactivity and regulation in a diverse, low-income population-CORRIGENDUM.

Bush NR, Jones-Mason K, Coccia M, Caron Z, Alkon A, Thomas M, Coleman-Phox K, Wadhwa PD, Laraia BA, Adler NE, Epel ES

Effects of pre- and postnatal maternal stress on infant temperament and autonomic nervous system reactivity and regulation in a diverse, low-income population.

Bush NR, Jones-Mason K, Coccia M, Caron Z, Alkon A, Thomas M, Coleman-Phox K, Wadhwa PD, Laraia BA, Adler NE, Epel ES

Getting started: Reply to Condon et al. (2017) and Rossiter (2017).

Matthews KA, Adler NE, Forrest CB, Stead WW

Socioeconomic Status, Financial Strain, and Leukocyte Telomere Length in a Sample of African American Midlife Men.

Schrock JM, Adler NE, Epel ES, Nuru-Jeter AM, Lin J, Blackburn EH, Taylor RJ, Chae DH

Food Environment and Weight Change: Does Residential Mobility Matter?: The Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Laraia BA, Downing JM, Zhang YT, Dow WH, Kelly M, Blanchard SD, Adler N, Schillinger D, Moffet H, Warton EM, Karter AJ

National Academy of Medicine Social and Behavioral Measures: Associations With Self-Reported Health.

Prather AA, Gottlieb LM, Giuse NB, Koonce TY, Kusnoor SV, Stead WW, Adler NE

Beyond the Great Recession: Was the Foreclosure Crisis Harmful to the Health of Individuals With Diabetes?

Downing J, Laraia B, Rodriguez H, Dow WH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Warton EM, Karter AJ

Downing et al. Respond to "Foreclosures and Health in a Neighborhood Context".

Downing J, Laraia B, Rodriguez H, Dow WH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Warton EM, Karter AJ

Poor Sleep Quality, Psychological Distress, and the Buffering Effect of Mindfulness Training During Pregnancy.

Felder JN, Laraia B, Coleman-Phox K, Bush N, Suresh M, Thomas M, Adler N, Epel E, Prather AA

Association Between the Birth of an Infant With Major Congenital Anomalies and Subsequent Risk of Mortality in Their Mothers.

Cohen E, Horváth-Puhó E, Ray JG, Pedersen L, Adler N, Ording AG, Wise PH, Milstein A, Toft Sørensen H

Screening for Social Determinants of Health.

Gottlieb L, Fichtenberg C, Adler N

Evaluating the Accountable Health Communities Demonstration Project.

Gottlieb L, Colvin JD, Fleegler E, Hessler D, Garg A, Adler N

Effects of Social Needs Screening and In-Person Service Navigation on Child Health: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Gottlieb LM, Hessler D, Long D, Laves E, Burns AR, Amaya A, Sweeney P, Schudel C, Adler NE

Police-Recorded Crime and Perceived Stress among Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Tamayo A, Mujahid MS, Laraia B, Warton EM, Blanchard SD, Kelly M, Moffet HH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Karter AJ

Institute of Medicine Measures of Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health: A Feasibility Study.

Giuse NB, Koonce TY, Kusnoor SV, Prather AA, Gottlieb LM, Huang LC, Phillips SE, Shyr Y, Adler NE, Stead WW

Communication Barriers and the Clinical Recognition of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in a Diverse Cohort of Adults: The DISTANCE Study.

Adams AS, Parker MM, Moffet HH, Jaffe M, Schillinger D, Callaghan B, Piette J, Adler NE, Bauer A, Karter AJ

Associations of perceived neighborhood safety and crime with cardiometabolic risk factors among a population with type 2 diabetes.

Tamayo A, Karter AJ, Mujahid MS, Warton EM, Moffet HH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Hendrickson O'Connell B, Laraia B

No Spillover Effect of the Foreclosure Crisis on Weight Change: The Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Downing J, Karter A, Rodriguez H, Dow WH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Warton M, Laraia B

Shared risk aversion in spontaneous and induced abortion.

Catalano R, Bruckner TA, Karasek D, Adler NE, Mortensen LH

Layered Social Network Analysis Reveals Complex Relationships in Kindergarteners.

Golemiec M, Schneider J, Boyce WT, Bush NR, Adler N, Levine JD

Associations between stress disorders and cardiovascular disease events in the Danish population.

Gradus JL, Farkas DK, Svensson E, Ehrenstein V, Lash TL, Milstein A, Adler N, Sørensen HT

Challenges to an integrated population health research agenda: Targets, scale, tradeoffs and timing.

Gottlieb L, Glymour MM, Kersten E, Taing E, Hagan E, Vlahov D, Adler NE

Violence and women's health.

Adler NE, Johnson PA

Developmental Trajectories of Subjective Social Status.

Goodman E, Maxwell S, Malspeis S, Adler N

Exercise mitigates cumulative associations between stress and BMI in girls age 10 to 19.

Puterman E, Prather AA, Epel ES, Loharuka S, Adler NE, Laraia B, Tomiyama AJ

Putting the brakes on the "drive to eat": Pilot effects of naltrexone and reward-based eating on food cravings among obese women.

Mason AE, Laraia B, Daubenmier J, Hecht FM, Lustig RH, Puterman E, Adler N, Dallman M, Kiernan M, Gearhardt AN, Epel ES

Leukocyte telomere length and mortality in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2002.

Needham BL, Rehkopf D, Adler N, Gregorich S, Lin J, Blackburn EH, Epel ES

Posttraumatic stress disorder and cancer risk: a nationwide cohort study.

Gradus JL, Farkas DK, Svensson E, Ehrenstein V, Lash TL, Milstein A, Adler N, Sørensen HT

Does food vendor density mediate the association between neighborhood deprivation and BMI?: a G-computation mediation analysis.

Zhang YT, Laraia BA, Mujahid MS, Tamayo A, Blanchard SD, Warton EM, Kelly NM, Moffet HH, Schillinger D, Adler N, Karter AJ

Acute responses to opioidergic blockade as a biomarker of hedonic eating among obese women enrolled in a mindfulness-based weight loss intervention trial.

Mason AE, Lustig RH, Brown RR, Acree M, Bacchetti P, Moran PJ, Dallman M, Laraia B, Adler N, Hecht FM, Daubenmier J, Epel ES

Body mass index and cognitive function: birth cohort effects in young men.

Ehrenstein V, Münster AM, Milstein A, Adler NE, Sørensen HT

From ideas to efficacy: The ORBIT model for developing behavioral treatments for chronic diseases.

Czajkowski SM, Powell LH, Adler N, Naar-King S, Reynolds KD, Hunter CM, Laraia B, Olster DH, Perna FM, Peterson JC, Epel E, Boyington JE, Charlson ME

Spatial pattern of body mass index among adults in the diabetes study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Laraia BA, Blanchard SD, Karter AJ, Jones-Smith JC, Warton M, Kersten E, Jerrett M, Moffet HH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Kelly M

Social support and lifestyle vs. medical diabetes self-management in the diabetes study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Rosland AM, Piette JD, Lyles CR, Parker MM, Moffet HH, Adler NE, Schillinger D, Karter AJ

Neighborhood influences on girls' obesity risk across the transition to adolescence.

Hoyt LT, Kushi LH, Leung CW, Nickleach DC, Adler N, Laraia BA, Hiatt RA, Yen IH

Pediatric Pulmonologists' Perceptions of Family Socioeconomic Status in Asthma Care.

Johnson SB, Gordon BJ, Jennings JM, Bair-Merritt MH, Adler NE, Okelo SO

Impact of a pharmacy benefit change on new use of mail order pharmacy among diabetes patients: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Karter AJ, Parker MM, Duru OK, Schillinger D, Adler NE, Moffet HH, Adams AS, Chan J, Herman WH, Schmittdiel JA

In reply.

Steinberg JR, Adler NE, McCulloch CE

Discrimination, racial bias, and telomere length in African-American men.

Chae DH, Nuru-Jeter AM, Adler NE, Brody GH, Lin J, Blackburn EH, Epel ES

Ethnic differences in quality of life in insured older adults with diabetes mellitus in an integrated delivery system.

Laiteerapong N, Karter AJ, John PM, Schillinger D, Moffet HH, Liu JY, Adler N, Chin MH, Huang ES

Disruptions in ovarian function are related to depression and cardiometabolic risk during premenopause.

Bleil ME, Bromberger JT, Latham MD, Adler NE, Pasch LA, Gregorich SE, Rosen MP, Cedars MI

A pandemic of the poor: social disadvantage and the U.S. HIV epidemic.

Pellowski JA, Kalichman SC, Matthews KA, Adler N

Differences in the clinical recognition of depression in diabetes patients: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Hudson DL, Karter AJ, Fernandez A, Parker M, Adams AS, Schillinger D, Moffet HH, Zhou J, Adler NE

Obesity and the food environment: income and ethnicity differences among people with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Jones-Smith JC, Karter AJ, Warton EM, Kelly M, Kersten E, Moffet HH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Laraia BA

Childhood adversity and pubertal timing: understanding the origins of adulthood cardiovascular risk.

Bleil ME, Adler NE, Appelhans BM, Gregorich SE, Sternfeld B, Cedars MI

Communication and medication refill adherence: the Diabetes Study of Northern California.

Ratanawongsa N, Karter AJ, Parker MM, Lyles CR, Heisler M, Moffet HH, Adler N, Warton EM, Schillinger D

Social stratification, classroom climate, and the behavioral adaptation of kindergarten children.

Boyce WT, Obradovic J, Bush NR, Stamperdahl J, Kim YS, Adler N

Educational attainment and late life telomere length in the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study.

Adler N, Pantell MS, O'Donovan A, Blackburn E, Cawthon R, Koster A, Opresko P, Newman A, Harris TB, Epel E

Susto, coraje, and abuse: depression and beliefs about diabetes.

Mendenhall E, Fernandez A, Adler N, Jacobs EA

Pubertal timing, androgens, and obesity phenotypes in women at midlife.

Bleil ME, Appelhans BM, Adler NE, Gregorich SE, Sternfeld B, Cedars MI

Social hierarchy and depression: the role of emotion suppression.

Langner CA, Epel ES, Matthews KA, Moskowitz JT, Adler NE

Psychological distress and in vitro fertilization outcome.

Pasch LA, Gregorich SE, Katz PK, Millstein SG, Nachtigall RD, Bleil ME, Adler NE

Fertility treatment response: is it better to be more optimistic or less pessimistic?

Bleil ME, Pasch LA, Gregorich SE, Millstein SG, Katz PP, Adler NE

Stress appraisals and cellular aging: a key role for anticipatory threat in the relationship between psychological stress and telomere length.

O'Donovan A, Tomiyama AJ, Lin J, Puterman E, Adler NE, Kemeny M, Wolkowitz OM, Blackburn EH, Epel ES

Subjective social status and functional decline in older adults.

Chen B, Covinsky KE, Stijacic Cenzer I, Adler N, Williams BA

What is eating you? Stress and the drive to eat.

Groesz LM, McCoy S, Carl J, Saslow L, Stewart J, Adler N, Laraia B, Epel E

Telomerase, telomere length, and coronary artery calcium in black and white men in the CARDIA study.

Kroenke CH, Pletcher MJ, Lin J, Blackburn E, Adler N, Matthews K, Epel E

Autonomic and adrenocortical reactivity and buccal cell telomere length in kindergarten children.

Kroenke CH, Epel E, Adler N, Bush NR, Obradovic J, Lin J, Blackburn E, Stamperdahl JL, Boyce WT

Physical activity moderates effects of stressor-induced rumination on cortisol reactivity.

Puterman E, O'Donovan A, Adler NE, Tomiyama AJ, Kemeny M, Wolkowitz OM, Epel E

The influence of neighborhood food stores on change in young girls' body mass index.

Leung CW, Laraia BA, Kelly M, Nickleach D, Adler NE, Kushi LH, Yen IH

Socioeconomic disparities in the use and success of fertility treatments: analysis of data from a prospective cohort in the United States.

Smith JF, Eisenberg ML, Glidden D, Millstein SG, Cedars M, Walsh TJ, Showstack J, Pasch LA, Adler N, Katz PP

Provider factors and patient-reported healthcare discrimination in the Diabetes Study of California (DISTANCE).

Lyles CR, Karter AJ, Young BA, Spigner C, Grembowski D, Schillinger D, Adler N

Adherence to laboratory test requests by patients with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE).

Moffet HH, Parker MM, Sarkar U, Schillinger D, Fernandez A, Adler NE, Adams AS, Karter AJ

Costs of infertility treatment: results from an 18-month prospective cohort study.

Katz P, Showstack J, Smith JF, Nachtigall RD, Millstein SG, Wing H, Eisenberg ML, Pasch LA, Croughan MS, Adler N

Adverse childhood experiences and repeat induced abortion.

Bleil ME, Adler NE, Pasch LA, Sternfeld B, Reijo-Pera RA, Cedars MI

Social inequalities in childhood dental caries: the convergent roles of stress, bacteria and disadvantage.

Boyce WT, Den Besten PK, Stamperdahl J, Zhan L, Jiang Y, Adler NE, Featherstone JD

The power of exercise: buffering the effect of chronic stress on telomere length.

Puterman E, Lin J, Blackburn E, O'Donovan A, Adler N, Epel E

Predictors of not pursuing infertility treatment after an infertility diagnosis: examination of a prospective U.S. cohort.

Eisenberg ML, Smith JF, Millstein SG, Nachtigall RD, Adler NE, Pasch LA, Katz PP

Measures of social position and cortisol secretion in an aging population: findings from the Whitehall II study.

Kumari M, Badrick E, Chandola T, Adler NE, Epel E, Seeman T, Kirschbaum C, Marmot MG

Objective and subjective social class gradients for substance use among Mexican adolescents.

Ritterman ML, Fernald LC, Ozer EJ, Adler NE, Gutierrez JP, Syme SL

The rate of leukocyte telomere shortening predicts mortality from cardiovascular disease in elderly men.

Epel ES, Merkin SS, Cawthon R, Blackburn EH, Adler NE, Pletcher MJ, Seeman TE

Cultural and community determinants of subjective social status among Cherokee and White youth.

Brown RA, Adler NE, Worthman CM, Copeland WE, Costello EJ, Angold A

Cohort Profile: The Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)--objectives and design of a survey follow-up study of social health disparities in a managed care population.

Moffet HH, Adler N, Schillinger D, Ahmed AT, Laraia B, Selby JV, Neugebauer R, Liu JY, Parker MM, Warton M, Karter AJ

Objective and subjective socioeconomic status and susceptibility to the common cold.

Cohen S, Alper CM, Doyle WJ, Adler N, Treanor JJ, Turner RB

Social disadvantage and adolescent stress.

Goodman E, McEwen BS, Dolan LM, Schafer-Kalkhoff T, Adler NE

Cell aging in relation to stress arousal and cardiovascular disease risk factors.

Epel ES, Lin J, Wilhelm FH, Wolkowitz OM, Cawthon R, Adler NE, Dolbier C, Mendes WB, Blackburn EH

Psychosocial correlates of adolescent males' pregnancy intention.

Rosengard C, Phipps MG, Adler NE, Ellen JM

Social inequalities in biomarkers of cardiovascular risk in adolescence.

Goodman E, McEwen BS, Huang B, Dolan LM, Adler NE

Accelerated telomere shortening in response to life stress.

Epel ES, Blackburn EH, Lin J, Dhabhar FS, Adler NE, Morrow JD, Cawthon RM

Does parental involvement predict new sexually transmitted diseases in female adolescents?

Bettinger JA, Celentano DD, Curriero FC, Adler NE, Millstein SG, Ellen JM

Impact of objective and subjective social status on obesity in a biracial cohort of adolescents.

Goodman E, Adler NE, Daniels SR, Morrison JA, Slap GB, Dolan LM

Abortion among adolescents.

Adler NE, Ozer EJ, Tschann J

Relative power between sexual partners and condom use among adolescents.

Tschann JM, Adler NE, Millstein SG, Gurvey JE, Ellen JM

Socioeconomic status and health: the role of sleep.

Moore PJ, Adler NE, Williams DR, Jackson JS

The trade-off between hormonal contraceptives and condoms among adolescents.

Ott MA, Adler NE, Millstein SG, Tschann JM, Ellen JM

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