Cori Liptak

Cori Liptak, PhD

Instructor in Psychology - Harvard Medical School

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Medical Services


  • Psychosocial Screening
  • Survivorship
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Social Challenges in Brain Tumor Survivorship


  • Hematology / Oncology
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Experience and Education


Graduate School

Fordham University,

New York, New York


Pediatric Neuro-Oncology - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children's Hospital,

Boston, MA


Pediatric Psychology - Vermont Children's Hospital,

Burlington, VT


  • Psychology


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Blackmon JE, Liptak C, Recklitis CJ. Validation of Three Previously Developed Short Forms of the Beck Depression Inventory for Youth: A Replication. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2016 Nov 9.
  2. Liptak C, Brinkman T, Bronson A, Delaney B, Chordas C, Brand S, Patenaude AF, Muriel AC, Manley P. A social program for adolescent and young adult survivors of pediatric brain tumors: The power of a shared medical experience. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2016 Nov-Dec; 34(6):493-511.
  3. Brand SR, Chordas C, Liptak C, Manley P, Recklitis C. Screening for fatigue in adolescent and young adult pediatric brain tumor survivors: accuracy of a single-item screening measure. Support Care Cancer. 2016 Aug; 24(8):3581-7.
  4. Blackmon JE, Liptak C, Recklitis CJ. Development and preliminary validation of a short form of the Beck Depression Inventory for Youth (BDI-Y) in a sample of adolescent cancer survivors. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Mar; 9(1):107-14.
  5. Chordas C, Manley P, Merport Modest A, Chen B, Liptak C, Recklitis CJ. Screening for pain in pediatric brain tumor survivors using the pain thermometer. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2013 Sep-Oct; 30(5):249-59.
  6. Brinkman TM, Liptak CC, Delaney BL, Chordas CA, Muriel AC, Manley PE. Suicide ideation in pediatric and adult survivors of childhood brain tumors. J Neurooncol. 2013 Jul; 113(3):425-32.
  7. Liptak C, Manley P, Recklitis CJ. The feasibility of psychosocial screening for adolescent and young adult brain tumor survivors: the value of self-report. J Cancer Surviv. 2012 Dec; 6(4):379-87.
  8. Turner CD, Rey-Casserly C, Liptak CC, Chordas C. Late effects of therapy for pediatric brain tumor survivors. J Child Neurol. 2009 Nov; 24(11):1455-63.
  9. Turner CD, Chordas CA, Liptak CC, Rey-Casserly C, Delaney BL, Ullrich NJ, Goumnerova LC, Scott RM, Begley HC, Fletcher WJ, Yao X, Chi S, Kieran MW. Medical, psychological, cognitive and educational late-effects in pediatric low-grade glioma survivors treated with surgery only. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Sep; 53(3):417-23.
  10. Kuliopulos A, Cieurzo CE, Furie B, Furie BC, Walsh CT. N-bromoacetyl-peptide substrate affinity labeling of vitamin K dependent carboxylase. Biochemistry. 1992 Oct 6; 31(39):9436-44.
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