Douglas R. Langbehn, MD, PhD


Professor of Psychiatry
Professor of Biostatistics

Contact Information

Office: 1-290 Medical Education Building
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-4455

Web: UIHC Profile Page


BA, Biology, Drake University, Des Moines, IA
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
MS, Preventative Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
MS, Preventative Medicine - Biometry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
PhD, Preventative Medicine - Biometry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Residency, Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship, Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship, NIMH Mental Health Biometry and Epidemiology Training Program, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Psychiatry certification, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Selected Publications

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Munafo M, Noble S, Browne W, Brunner D, Button K, Ferreira J, Holmans P, Langbehn D, Lewis G, Lindquist M, Tilling D, Wagenmakers E, Blumenstein R.  Scientific rigor and the art of motorcycle maintenance.  Nature Biotechnology.  2014 September 09. 32:871-873.

Tabrizi S, Scahill R, Owen G, Durr A, Leavitt B, Roos R, Borowsky B, Landwehrmeyer B, Frost C, Johnson H, Craufurd D, Reilmann R, Stout J, Langbehn D,  .  "Predictors of phenotypic progression and disease onset in premanifest and early-stage Huntington's disease in the TRACK-HD study: analysis of 36-month observational data".  The Lancet Neurology.  2013 May 8. 

Tabrizi S, Reilmann R, Roos R, Durr A, Leavitt B, Owen G, Jones R, Johnson H, Craufurd D, Hicks S, Kennard C, Landwehrmeyer B, Stout J, Borowsky B, Scahill R, Frost C, Langbehn D.  Potential endpoints for clinical trials in premanifest and early Huntington's disease in the TRACK-HD study: analysis of 24 month observational data..  Lancet neurology.  2012 January. 11(1):42-53.

Tabrizi S, Scahill R, Durr A, Roos R, Leavitt B, Jones R, Landwehrmeyer G, Fox N, Johnson H, Hicks S, Kennard C, Craufurd D, Frost C, Langbehn D, Reilmann R, Stout J.  Biological and clinical changes in premanifest and early stage Huntington's disease in the TRACK-HD study: the 12-month longitudinal analysis..  Lancet neurology.  2011 January. 10(1):31-42.

Nopoulos P, Aylward E, Ross C, Johnson H, Magnotta V, Juhl A, Pierson R, Mills J, Langbehn D, Paulsen J.  Cerebral cortex structure in prodromal Huntington disease..  Neurobiology of disease.  2010 December. 40(3):544-54.

Langbehn D, Hayden M, Paulsen J.  CAG-repeat length and the age of onset in Huntington disease (HD): a review and validation study of statistical approaches..  American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics : the official publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics.  2010 March. 153B(2):397-408.

Tabrizi S, Langbehn D, Leavitt B, Roos R, Durr A, Craufurd D, Kennard C, Hicks S, Fox N, Scahill R, Borowsky B, Tobin A, Rosas H, Johnson H, Reilmann R, Landwehrmeyer B, Stout J.  Biological and clinical manifestations of Huntington's disease in the longitudinal TRACK-HD study: cross-sectional analysis of baseline data..  Lancet neurology.  2009 September. 8(9):791-801.

Langbehn D, Brinkman R, Falush D, Paulsen J, Hayden M.  A new model for prediction of the age of onset and penetrance for Huntington's disease based on CAG length..  Clinical genetics.  2004 April. 65(4):267-77.

Langbehn D, Pfohl B, Reynolds S, Clark L, Battaglia M, Bellodi L, Cadoret R, Grove W, Pilkonis P, Links P.  The Iowa Personality Disorder Screen: development and preliminary validation of a brief screening interview..  Journal of personality disorders.  1999. 13(1):75-89.

Langbehn D, Cadoret R, Yates W, Troughton E, Stewart M.  Distinct contributions of conduct and oppositional defiant symptoms to adult antisocial behavior: evidence from an adoption study..  Archives of general psychiatry.  1998 September. 55(9):821-9.

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