Damara N Gutnick

Biosketch / Results /

Damara Gutnick

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Contact Info

Address
240 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016

212-562-1646
Damara.Gutnick@nyumc.org

Education

1990-1994 — Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Medical Education

Research Summary

Physician Investigator. a??In collaboration with Mariano Rey MD, (Dean for Community Health and Research. Director of the Institute for Community Health and Research. NYU School of Medicine), Carole Sigel (Director, Nathan Klein Institute) Funded by Nathan Klein Institute and HHC CTSI. This study aims to determine whether the widely used cut point for the depression screening instrument, PHQ-9, is equally valid for Mexicans and Ecuadorian Latino subgroups compared to Non Latino Whites.

Research Keywords

collaborative care for depression, web-based depression teaching, chronic disease management, depression screening in Latino primary care patients, depression and culture, chronic illness care management, comprehensive motivational interventions (CMI), motivational interviewing skills

Making the cut: Depression screening in urban general hospital clinics for culturally diverse Latino populations
Gutnick, Damara; Siegel, Carole; Laska, Eugene; Wanderling, Joseph; Wagner, Ellen Cogen; Haugland, Gary; Conlon, Mary K. Making the cut: Depression screening in urban general hospital clinics for culturally diverse Latino populations. General hospital psychiatry. 2017 Mar;45:85-90 (2476292)

In Our Country Tortilla Doesn't Make Us Fat: Cultural Factors Influencing Lifestyle Goal-setting for Overweight and Obese Urban, Latina Patients
Jay, Melanie; Gutnick, Damara; Squires, Allison; Tagliaferro, Barbara; Gerchow, Lauren; Savarimuthu, Stella; Chintapalli, Sumana; Shedlin, Michele G; Kalet, Adina. In Our Country Tortilla Doesn't Make Us Fat: Cultural Factors Influencing Lifestyle Goal-setting for Overweight and Obese Urban, Latina Patients. Journal of health care for the poor & underserved. 2014 Nov;25(4):1603-1622 (1359392)

Latina food patterns in the United States: a qualitative metasynthesis
Gerchow, Lauren; Tagliaferro, Barbara; Squires, Allison; Nicholson, Joey; Savarimuthu, Stella M; Gutnick, Damara; Jay, Melanie. Latina food patterns in the United States: a qualitative metasynthesis. Nursing research. 2014 May-Jun;63(3):182-193 (970222)

ON-SITE COACHING TO BUILD AN ENGAGED, SKILLED WORKFORCE FOR COLLABORATIN7E CARE IN AN INNER CITY PUBLIC HOSPITAL SYSTEM
Gutnick, Damara N; Porricolo, Maura. ON-SITE COACHING TO BUILD AN ENGAGED, SKILLED WORKFORCE FOR COLLABORATIN7E CARE IN AN INNER CITY PUBLIC HOSPITAL SYSTEM [Meeting Abstract]. Journal of general internal medicine. 2014 APR;29:S491-S491 (1268142)

Brief action planning to facilitate behavior change and support patient self-management
Gutnick, Damara; Reims, Kathy; Davis, Connie; Gainforth, Heather; Jay, Melanie; Cole, Steven. Brief action planning to facilitate behavior change and support patient self-management [Note]. Journal of clinical outcomes management. 2014 Jan;21(1):?-? (1463462)