Ellen M. Whyte, MD
Dr. Whyte's specialty is geriatric psychiatry. Her research focuses on the study of late-life depression and ways to prevent depression and cognitive decline after stroke. She received the 2006 International Junior Investigator Award from the International College of Geriatric Psychoneuropharmacology, and she serves as an ad-hoc reviewer for several journals including the Archives of General Psychiatry, the American Journal of Psychiatry, and the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA
- MD, 1995, State University of New York at Buffalo
- Gildenger AG, Whyte EM, Drayer RM, et al. Medical burden in late-life bipolar and major depressive disorders. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2008;16(3):194-200.
- Mehta M, Whyte E, Lenze E, et al. Depressive symptoms in late life: associations with apathy, resilience and disability vary between young-old and old-old. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2008;23(3):238-243.
- Koenig KL, Whyte EM, Munin MC, et al. Stroke-related knowledge and health behaviors among poststroke patients in inpatient rehabilitation. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007; 88(9):1214-1216.
- Reynolds CF, Dew MA, Lenze EJ, Whyte EM. Preventing depression in medical illness: a new lead? Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2007;64(8):884-885.
- Dew MA, Whyte EM, Lenze EJ, et al. Recovery from major depression in older adults receiving augmentation of antidepressant pharmacotherapy. Am J Psychiatry. 2007;164(6):892-899.