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Aderonke Bamgbose Pederson, M.D.

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University of Chicago, ChicagoBA06/2010Double major in Biological Sciences and International Studies
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, ChicagoMD05/2015Medicine
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University , Chicago06/2019Psychiatry Residency
Karen Katen Fund for Science Scholars Program Award
Gay K. and John R. Stanek prize
Zell Scholarship Award
Program in Public Health Field Experience award
Neymann family scholarship grant award
Teaching award, Internal Medicine
2017 - 2018
Diversity Leadership Fellowship award
2018 - 2019
SAMHSA Minority Fellowship research funded grant award
American Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium Award for Junior Psychiatrist Investigator
American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology New Investigator Award

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  1. 1 K23 MH128535-01A1 (Aderonke Bamgbose Pederson) Aug 16, 2022 - Jul 31, 2027
    Design and Feasibility of a Mobile Mental Health Stigma Reducing Intervention towards Optimization of Care for Black Adults with Depression and Anxiety
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. Third Coast CFAR (D'AQUILA, RICHARD T) Jan 1, 2021 - Sep 7, 2021
    NIH/NIAID CFAR HIV Grant Award
    Assessing HIV Stigma among Black immigrants
    Role Description: The purpose of this grant is to describe the prevalence of HIV among African immigrants living with HIV in Cook County and assess the influence of HIV Stigma as it intersects with Depression and Depression Stigma on HIV treatment outcomes
    Role: Principal Investigator on pilot award
  3. 3UL1TR001422-06S3 (D'AQUILA, RICHARD T) Jul 1, 2020 - Sep 7, 2021
    Assessing Mental Health Stigma among Black people
    Role Description: The purpose of the study was to assess the nature and characteristics of mental health stigma among African Americans and African immigrants.
    Role: Principal Investigator (Diversity Supplement Awardee)
  4. APA Minority Fellowship Award (Pederson, Aderonke) Sep 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
    American Psychiatric Association, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
    Assessing Mental Health Stigma among Black immigrant women
    Role Description: Identify the content and characteristics of mental illness stigma among underserved Black immigrant women in an urban setting.

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  1. Pederson AB. Developing mental illness stigma–reducing interventions: why are the post-intervention assessment period and behavior change significant? J Clin Psychiatry. 2023. View Publication.
  2. Pederson AB, Hawkins D, Lartey L. Differences in psychosocial factors of mental health in an ethnically diverse Black adult population. J Public Health Policy. 2022 Dec; 43(4):670-684. PMID: 36434052; PMCID: PMC9702608.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Bamgbose Pederson A, Earnshaw VA, Lewis-Fernández R, Hawkins D, Mangale DI, Tsai AC, Thornicroft G. Religiosity and Stigmatization Related to Mental Illness Among African Americans and Black Immigrants: Cross-Sectional Observational Study and Moderation Analysis. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2022 Sep 05. PMID: 36095247.
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  4. Pederson AB, Stern TA. Recognizing and Addressing Health Care Disparities Among Black Populations. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2022 Aug 02; 24(4). PMID: 35926859.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Pederson AB, Tsai AC, Hawkins D, Moskowitz JT, Dixon L. Understanding the Association Between Mental Health Knowledge and Mental Health Service Utilization Among Black Adults. Community Ment Health J. 2023 Jan; 59(1):57-67. PMID: 35794413.
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  6. Pederson AB, Hawkins D, Conteh N. Ethnic identity and mental health stigma among Black adults in the United States. Ethics Med Public Health. 2022 Dec; 25. PMID: 35756327; PMCID: PMC9223146.
  7. Bamgbose Pederson A, Waldron E, Burnett-Zeigler I, Clark CT, Lartey L, Wisner K. Perspectives on Mental Illness Stigma Among African Immigrant Pregnant and Post-Partum Women in an Urban Setting: A Brief Report. Health Equity. 2022; 6(1):390-396. PMID: 35651359; PMCID: PMC9148647.
  8. Bamgbose Pederson A, Waldron EM, Fokuo JK. Perspectives of Black Immigrant Women on Mental Health: The Role of Stigma. Womens Health Rep (New Rochelle). 2022; 3(1):307-317. PMID: 35415711; PMCID: PMC8994434.
  9. Pederson AB, Konadu Fokuo J, Thornicroft G, Bamgbose O, Ogunnubi OP, Ogunsola K, Oshodi YO. Perspectives of university health care students on mental health stigma in Nigeria: Qualitative analysis. Transcult Psychiatry. 2022 Jan 05; 13634615211055007. PMID: 34986039.
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  10. Rivera KJ, Zhang JY, Mohr DC, Wescott AB, Pederson AB. A Narrative Review of Mental Illness Stigma Reduction Interventions Among African Americans in The United States. J Ment Health Clin Psychol. 2021; 5(2):20-31. PMID: 34632464.
  11. Pederson AB, Earnshaw V, Clark CT, Zumpf K, Burnett-Zeigler I. Mental Health Stigma Among Black Immigrant Women in An Urban Setting. J Ment Health Clin Psychol. 2021; 5(2):1-7. PMID: 34368814; PMCID: PMC8341438.
    Citations: 1     
  12. Waldron EM, Burnett-Zeigler I, Wee V, Ng YW, Koenig LJ, Pederson AB, Tomaszewski E, Miller ES. Mental Health in Women Living With HIV: The Unique and Unmet Needs. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2021 Jan-Dec; 20:2325958220985665. PMID: 33472517; PMCID: PMC7829520.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  13. Pederson AB, Burnett-Zeigler I, Fokuo JK, Wisner KL, Zumpf K, Oshodi Y. Mental health stigma among university health care students in Nigeria: a cross-sectional observational study. Pan Afr Med J. 2020; 37:5. PMID: 32983323; PMCID: PMC7501753.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Doyle M, Pederson A, Meltzer-Brody S. Demographic and Personal Characteristics of Male and Female Chairs in Academic Psychiatry. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Jun; 40(3):402-9. PMID: 26307364.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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