Linda Lotspeich

Psychiatrist

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center

Professional Education

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1992) CA

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1990) CA

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1988) CA

Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1987) CA

Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1995)

Medical Education: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (1986) OH

Head Circumferences in Twins With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorders
Froehlich, W., Cleveland, S., Torres, A., Phillips, J., Cohen, B., & Hallmayer, J. (2013). Head Circumferences in Twins With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorders. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 43(9), 2026-2037.

Individual common variants exert weak effects on the risk for autism spectrum disorderspi
Anney, R., Klei, L., Pinto, D., Almeida, J., Bacchelli, E., & Devlin, B. (2012). Individual common variants exert weak effects on the risk for autism spectrum disorderspi. HUMAN MOLECULAR GENETICS, 21(21), 4781-4792.

Genetic Heritability and Shared Environmental Factors Among Twin Pairs With Autism
Hallmayer, J., Cleveland, S., Torres, A., Phillips, J., Cohen, B., & Risch, N. (2011). Genetic Heritability and Shared Environmental Factors Among Twin Pairs With Autism. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, 68(11), 1095-1102.

Similar White Matter Aberrations in Children With Autism and Their Unaffected Siblings A Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study Using Tract-Based Spatial Statistics
Barnea-Goraly, N., Lotspeich, L. J., & Reiss, A. L. (2010). Similar White Matter Aberrations in Children With Autism and Their Unaffected Siblings A Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study Using Tract-Based Spatial Statistics. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, 67(10), 1052-1060.

Twins with KBG Syndrome and Autism
Hah, M., Lotspeich, L. J., Phillips, J. M., Torres, A. D., Cleveland, S. C., & Hallmayer, J. F. (2009). Twins with KBG Syndrome and Autism. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 39(12), 1744-1746.

Brief report: Effect of maternal age on severity of autism
Baxter, A. C., Lotspeich, L. J., Spiker, D., Martin, J. L., Grether, J. K., & Hallmayer, J. F. (2007). Brief report: Effect of maternal age on severity of autism. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 37(5), 976-982.

Mapping autism risk loci using genetic linkage and chromosomal rearrangements
Szatmari, P., Paterson, A. D., Zwaigenbaum, L., Roberts, W., Brian, J., & Shih, A. (2007). Mapping autism risk loci using genetic linkage and chromosomal rearrangements. NATURE GENETICS, 39(3), 319-328.

Voxel-based morphometry elucidates structural neuroanatomy of high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome
Kwon, H., Ow, A. W., Pedatella, K. E., Lotspeich, L. J., & Reiss, A. L. (2004). Voxel-based morphometry elucidates structural neuroanatomy of high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome. DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY, 46(11), 760-764.

The amygdala is enlarged in children but not adolescents with autism; The hippocampus is enlarged at all ages
Schumann, C. M., Hamstra, J., Goodlin-Jones, B. L., Lotspeich, L. J., Kwon, H., & Amaral, D. G. (2004). The amygdala is enlarged in children but not adolescents with autism; The hippocampus is enlarged at all ages. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 24(28), 6392-6401.

Lack of evidence for an association between WNT2 and RELN polymorphisms and autism
Li, J., Nguyen, L., Gleason, C., Lotspeich, L., Spiker, D., & Myers, R. M. (2004). Lack of evidence for an association between WNT2 and RELN polymorphisms and autism. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS PART B-NEUROPSYCHIATRIC GENETICS, 126B(1), 51-57.

Emotional attribution in high-functioning individuals with autistic spectrum disorder: A functional imaging study
Piggot, J., Kwon, H., Mobbs, D., Blasey, C., Lotspeich, L., & Reiss, A. L. (2004). Emotional attribution in high-functioning individuals with autistic spectrum disorder: A functional imaging study. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY, 43(4), 473-480.

Investigation of neuroanatomical differences between autism and Asperger syndrome
Lotspeich, L., Kwon, H., Schumann, C. M., Fryer, S. L., Goodlin-Jones, B. L., & Reiss, A. L. (2004). Investigation of neuroanatomical differences between autism and Asperger syndrome. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, 61(3), 291-298.

White matter structure in autism: Preliminary evidence from diffusion tensor imaging
Barnea-Goraly, N., Kwon, H., Menon, V., Eliez, S., Lotspeich, L., & Reiss, A. L. (2004). White matter structure in autism: Preliminary evidence from diffusion tensor imaging. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 55(3), 323-326.

Behavioral phenotypic variation in autism multiplex families: Evidence for a continuous severity gradient
Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L. J., DiMiceli, S., Myers, R. M., & Risch, N. (2002). Behavioral phenotypic variation in autism multiplex families: Evidence for a continuous severity gradient. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 114(2), 129-136.

Lack of association between HoxA1 and HoxB1 gene variants and autism in 110 multiplex families
Li, J., Tabor, H. K., Nguyen, L., Gleason, C., Lotspeich, L. J., & Myers, R. M. (2002). Lack of association between HoxA1 and HoxB1 gene variants and autism in 110 multiplex families. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 114(1), 24-30.

Birth order effects on nonverbal IQ scores in autism multiplex families
Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L. J., DiMiceli, S., Szatmari, P., Myers, R. M., & Risch, N. (2001). Birth order effects on nonverbal IQ scores in autism multiplex families. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 31(5), 449-460.

Absence of linkage and linkage disequilibrium to chromosome 15q11-q13 markers in 139 multiplex families with autism
Salmon, B., Hallmayer, J., Rogers, T., Kalaydjieva, L., Petersen, P. B., & Risch, N. (1999). Absence of linkage and linkage disequilibrium to chromosome 15q11-q13 markers in 139 multiplex families with autism. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 88(5), 551-556.

A genomic screen of autism: Evidence for a multilocus etiology
Risch, N., Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L., Nouri, N., Hinds, D., & Myers, R. M. (1999). A genomic screen of autism: Evidence for a multilocus etiology. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS, 65(2), 493-507.

Exclusion of linkage to the HLA region in ninety multiplex sibships with autism
Rogers, T., Kalaydjieva, L., Hallmayer, J., Petersen, P. B., Nicholas, P., & Myers, R. M. (1999). Exclusion of linkage to the HLA region in ninety multiplex sibships with autism. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 29(3), 195-201.

Autism and the X chromosome - Multipoint sib-pair analysis
Hallmayer, J., Hebert, J. M., Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L., McMahon, W. M., & CIARANELLO, R. D. (1996). Autism and the X chromosome - Multipoint sib-pair analysis. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, 53(11), 985-989.

Male-to-male transmission in extended pedigrees with multiple cases of autism
Hallmayer, J., Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L., McMahon, W. M., Petersen, P. B., & CIARANELLO, R. D. (1996). Male-to-male transmission in extended pedigrees with multiple cases of autism. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 67(1), 13-18.

MOLECULAR ANALYSIS AND TEST OF LINKAGE BETWEEN THE FMR-I GENE AND INFANTILE-AUTISM IN MULTIPLEX FAMILIES
Hallmayer, J., Pintado, E., Lotspeich, L., Spiker, D., McMahon, W., & CIARANELLO, R. D. (1994). MOLECULAR ANALYSIS AND TEST OF LINKAGE BETWEEN THE FMR-I GENE AND INFANTILE-AUTISM IN MULTIPLEX FAMILIES. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS, 55(5), 951-959.

GENETICS OF AUTISM - CHARACTERISTICS OF AFFECTED AND UNAFFECTED CHILDREN FROM 37 MULTIPLEX FAMILIES
Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L., Kraemer, H. C., Hallmayer, J., McMahon, W., & CIARANELLO, R. D. (1994). GENETICS OF AUTISM - CHARACTERISTICS OF AFFECTED AND UNAFFECTED CHILDREN FROM 37 MULTIPLEX FAMILIES. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 54(1), 27-35.

A LINKAGE STUDY OF AUTISM
Hallmayer, J., Underhill, P., Spiker, D., Lotspeich, L., Kraemer, H. C., & CAVALLISFORZA, L. L. (1993). A LINKAGE STUDY OF AUTISM. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 33(6A), A104-A104.