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Jennifer Gordon

Associate Professor, PhD (McGill University)
Director of the Women's Mental Health Research Unit, CIHR Canada Research Chair in Women's Mental Health, SHRF Patient-Oriented Research Leader

Office: AH 334
Phone: 306-585-4389

Research interests

  • women's mental health
  • premenstrual syndrome
  • postpartum depression
  • infertility
  • perimenopausal depression
  • effects of female reproductive hormones on mood

Representative Publications

Gordon JL et al. (in press). Estradiol variability, stress sensitivity and depressed mood in the emergence of depressive symptomatology during the menopause transition. Menopause.

Gordon JL et al. (2015). Ovarian hormone fluctuation, neurosteroids and HPA axis dysregulation in perimenopausal depression: a novel heuristic model. American Journal of Psychiatry. 172(3), 227-236.

Gordon JL et al. (2014). Mechanisms underlying hemodynamic and neuroendocrine stress reactivity at different phases of the menstrual cycle. Psychophysiology. 51(4), 309-318.