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CURRICULUM VITAE

Jenessa Price PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Transplant Surgery

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Email: jeprice@mcw.edu

EDUCATION:
2003 - 2007 BA , Cum Laude, High Honors in Psychology; English & Spanish minors, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
2007 - 2010 MA in Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2007 - 2014 PhD in Clinical Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2012 - 2013 Clinical Psychology Internship, Clinical Neuropsychology Track, The Boston Consortium in Clinical Psychology, Boston, MA

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
2012 - 2013 Teaching Fellow, Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
2012 - 2013 Clinical Fellow, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
2013 - 2015 Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
2013 - 2015 T32 Postdoctoral Fellow in Drug Abuse and Brain Imaging, Psychiatry, McLean Hospital - Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA
2014 Fellow, fMRI Visiting Fellowship Program, Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Charlestown, MA

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/2016 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
03/2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
09/2019 - Present Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
12/2016 - Present Core Faculty, Transplant Psychology Rotation, Health Psychology Residency (APA-accredited), Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
01/2017 - Present Director, Neuropsychology and Intervention Clinic, Transplant Mental Health Program, Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
11/2018 - Present Director, Adult Clinical Health Psychology Practicum Program, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
2016 - Present Transplant Psychologist, Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Froedtert Hospital - Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2016 - Present Transplant Psychologist, Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Children's Hospital Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2014 Early Career Investigator Travel Award, College on Problems of Drug Dependence

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2016 - Present International Neuropsychological Society (Member)
2018 - Present American Psychology Association (Division 38: Health Psychology; Division 40: Clinical Neuropsychology) (Member)

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2019 - Present Invited Member, Froedtert/MCW Behavioral Health Strategic Planning Committee Addiction Workgroup, Medical College of Wisconsin

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Clinical Outcomes According to Race Among Heart Failure Patients Evaluated for Advanced Therapies
Source:
Medical College of Wisconsin 2021 Summer Academic Program for Medical Students (MSSRP)
Role:
Faculty Preceptor
Dates:
06/01/2021 - 07/31/2021
  

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Hospital
2014 - 2015 Member, Salary Equity Subcommittee; Joint Committee on the Status of Women, Harvard Medical School/ Harvard School of Dental Medicine
2014 - 2015 Mentor, Harvard Graduate Women in Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Resident and Fellow Education
2016 - 2021 Psychosocial Factors in Transplant
2017 - Present Health Psychology Residency Program Didactic Presentations
2020 - Present Neuropsychological Evaluation and Findings in Addiction
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
01/2015 - 05/2015 University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, PSY454 - Psychopharmacology and Addiction
01/2015 - 05/2015 University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, PSY101 - Introduction to Psychology
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Student
2018 - Present Transplant Neuropsychology Practicum Experience, MCW Health Psychology Practicum Program
Resident
2016 - Present Transplant Psychology Rotation, MCW Health Psychology Residency
 
 
Clinical Programs
2018 - Present Transplant Neuropsychology and Intervention Clinic, Transplant Mental Health Program
 
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Price JS, Strong J, Eliassen J, McQueeny T, Miller M, Padula CB, Shear P, Lisdahl K. Serotonin transporter gene moderates associations between mood, memory and hippocampal volume. Behav Brain Res. 2013 Apr 01;242:158-65. PMCID: PMC4433017
2. Lisdahl KM, Price JS. Increased marijuana use and gender predict poorer cognitive functioning in adolescents and emerging adults. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2012 Jul;18(4):678-88. PMCID: PMC3956124
3. McQueeny T, Padula CB, Price J, Medina KL, Logan P, Tapert SF. Gender effects on amygdala morphometry in adolescent marijuana users. Behav Brain Res. 2011 Oct 10;224(1):128-34. PMCID: PMC3139567
4. Price JS, Shear P, Lisdahl KM. Ecstasy exposure & gender: examining components of verbal memory functioning. PLoS One. 2014;9(12):e115645. PMCID: PMC4278706
5. Padula CB, McQueeny T, Lisdahl KM, Price JS, Tapert SF. Craving is associated with amygdala volumes in adolescent marijuana users during abstinence. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2015 Mar;41(2):127-32. PMCID: PMC4568004
6. Price JS, McQueeny T, Shollenbarger S, Browning EL, Wieser J, Lisdahl KM. Effects of marijuana use on prefrontal and parietal volumes and cognition in emerging adults. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Aug;232(16):2939-50. PMCID: PMC4533900
7. Shollenbarger SG, Price J, Wieser J, Lisdahl K. Impact of cannabis use on prefrontal and parietal cortex gyrification and surface area in adolescents and emerging adults. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2015 Dec;16:46-53. PMCID: PMC5289075
8. Shollenbarger SG, Price J, Wieser J, Lisdahl K. Poorer frontolimbic white matter integrity is associated with chronic cannabis use, FAAH genotype, and increased depressive and apathy symptoms in adolescents and young adults. Neuroimage Clin. 2015;8:117-25. PMCID: PMC4473294
9. Copersino ML, Price JS, Frost KH, Vitaliano GD, Frederick BD, Lukas SE, Weiss RD, Janes AC. Default Mode Network Functional Reorganization During Early Abstinence in Polysubstance-Using Emerging Adults Treated for Opioid Dependence. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2016;28(4):325-327. PMCID: PMC4956593
10. Stricker NH, Salat DH, Kuhn TP, Foley JM, Price JS, Westlye LT, Esterman MS, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Leritz EC. Mild Cognitive Impairment is Associated With White Matter Integrity Changes in Late-Myelinating Regions Within the Corpus Callosum. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2016 Feb;31(1):68-75. PMCID: PMC4913466
11. Price JS, Larsen SE, Miller LA, Smith HM, Apps JA, Weis JM. Clinical Biopsychosocial Reflection on Coping With Chronic Illness and Reliance Upon Nutrition Support: An Integrated Healthcare Approach. Nutr Clin Pract. 2019 Apr;34(2):220-225.
12. Copersino ML, Patel R, Price JS, Visser KF, Vitaliano G, Plitman E, Lukas SE, Weiss RD, Janes AC, Chakravarty MM. Interactive effects of age and recent substance use on striatal shape morphology at substance use disorder treatment entry. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Jan 01;206:107728. PMCID: PMC6980652
13. Calamia M, Kaseda ET, Price JS, De Vito A, Silver CH, Cherry J, VanLandingham H, Khan H, Sparks PJ, Ellison RL. Mentorship in clinical neuropsychology: Survey of current practices, cultural responsiveness, and untapped potential. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2022;44(5-6):366-385.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Price, J.S. & Zanowski, S.C. (2020). Psychosocial Assessment of Patients Considered for Mechanical Circulatory Support in D. Joyce & L. Joyce (Eds.) Mechanical Circulatory Support: Principles and Applications, Second Edition. New York: Oxford University Press.