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Xenia Protopopescu

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Contact Info

Address
401-403 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

646/363-6590

Education

1998-2007 — Weill Cornell Medical College, Medical Education

Beyond the amygdala: Linguistic threat modulates peri-sylvian semantic access cortices
Weisholtz, Daniel S; Root, James C; Butler, Tracy; Tuscher, Oliver; Epstein, Jane; Pan, Hong; Protopopescu, Xenia; Goldstein, Martin; Isenberg, Nancy; Brendel, Gary; LeDoux, Joseph; Silbersweig, David A; Stern, Emily. Beyond the amygdala: Linguistic threat modulates peri-sylvian semantic access cortices. Brain & language. 2015 Nov 11;151:12-22 (1848492)

Bridging the gap between neuroscientific and psychodynamic models in child and adolescent psychiatry
Protopopescu, Xenia; Gerber, Andrew J. Bridging the gap between neuroscientific and psychodynamic models in child and adolescent psychiatry. Child & adolescent psychiatric clinics of North America. 2013 Jan ;22(1):1-31 (955282)

Differential activity of subgenual cingulate and brainstem in panic disorder and PTSD
Tuescher, Oliver; Protopopescu, Xenia; Pan, Hong; Cloitre, Marylene; Butler, Tracy; Goldstein, Martin; Root, James C; Engelien, Almut; Furman, Daniella; Silverman, Michael; Yang, Yihong; Gorman, Jack; LeDoux, Joseph; Silbersweig, David; Stern, Emily. Differential activity of subgenual cingulate and brainstem in panic disorder and PTSD. Journal of anxiety disorders. 2010 Nov 13;25(2):251-257 (134298)

Hippocampal structural changes across the menstrual cycle
Protopopescu, Xenia; Butler, Tracy; Pan, Hong; Root, James; Altemus, Margaret; Polanecsky, Margaret; McEwen, Bruce; Silbersweig, David; Stern, Emily. Hippocampal structural changes across the menstrual cycle. Hippocampus. 2008 ;18(10):985-988 (106035)

Human fear-related motor neurocircuitry
Butler, T; Pan, H; Tuescher, O; Engelien, A; Goldstein, M; Epstein, J; Weisholtz, D; Root, J C; Protopopescu, X; Cunningham-Bussel, A C; Chang, L; Xie, X-H; Chen, Q; Phelps, E A; Ledoux, J E; Stern, E; Silbersweig, D A. Human fear-related motor neurocircuitry. Neuroscience. 2007 Sep 26;150(1):1-7 (90568)