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Wanda P Fremont, MD

Wanda P Fremont, MD
Appointed 07/01/83
234 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Building
713 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-3175

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Center for Psychiatric Neuroimaging
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1994, Child Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1992, Adult Psychiatry
  • Internship: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1984, Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 1983

Clinical Interests

  • PTSD, Multicultural Issues; Children, Adolescents and Families; Psychology of Women; Child Psychiatry and Primary Care

Education Interests

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Teaching Primary Care Providers

Research Interests

  • Biomarkers for Psychosis in Velocardiofacial Syndrome (NIMH Grant)

    Child Psychiatric Diagnosis & Treatment by Primary Care Providers

Specialties & Certification

  • Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


  • Children


  • Psychopharmacology

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Research Abstract

Selected References  

w        Fremont WP, Nastasi R, Newman R, Roizen NJ. Comfort Levels of Pediatricians and Family Medicine Physicians Diagnosing and Treating Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders. Medicine in Psychiatry. 2008. 38(2):153-168.

w        Antshel KM, Fremont W, Kates, WR. The Neurocognitive Phenotpye in Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome: A Developmental Perspective. Mental retardation and Developmental Disabilities Research and Reviews. 2008. 14, 43-51.

w        Kates WR, Antshel K, Fremont W, Shprintzen RA, Stunge L, Burnette Cp, Higgins AM. Comparing phenotypes in patients with idiopathic autism to patients with velocardiofacial syndrome (22q11DS) with and without autism. American Journal of Genetics. 2007. 143, 2642-2650

w        Aneja A, Fremont W, Antshel K, Faraone S, Abdul Sabur N, Higgins AM, Shprintzen R, Kates W. Manic Symptoms and Behavioral Dysregulation in Youth with Velocardiofacial Syndrome (22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome). Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2007. 17:105-114.

w        Kates WR, Miller AM, Abdul Sabur N, Antshel K, Conchelos J, Fremont W, Roizen N.  Temporal lobe anatomy and psychiatric symptoms in Velocardiofacial syndrome (22q11 deletion syndrome). Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2006. 45:587-595.

w        Antshel, K,  Fremont W,  Roizen N, Shprintzen R, Higgins AM, Kates, W , Dhamoon, A. ADHD, Major Depressive Disorder and Simple Phobias Are Prevalent Psychiatric Conditions in Youth with Velocardiofacial Syndrome. Journal of the American 

w        Fremont W, Pataki C, Beresin E. The Impact of Terrorism on Children and Families:  Terror on TV, Terror in the Skies. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinics of North America. 2005; 14(3):429-451.

w        Fremont W.  Childhood Reactions to Terrorism-Induced Trauma:  Clinical Implications and Treatment Recommendations.  Psychiatric Times Special Report. 2005; Vol. XXll (10):21-23.

w        Fremont W. School Refusal. Pediatrics for Parents 2004; 21 (5):3-4.

w        Fremont W. Childhood Reactions to Terrorism-Induced Trauma: A Review of the Past 10 years. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2004; 43(4):381-392.

w        Fremont W. School Refusal in Children and Adolescents. American Family Physician. 2003; 68:1555-1562

w        Fremont W. Impact of Terrorism on Children and Adolescents. In Kaplan and Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 9th Edition. B Kaplan B, V Kaplan, Ruiz P, eds. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, N.Y., N.Y. 2009

w        Antshel K, Fremont W, Higgins AM, Shprintzen R, Kates W. Velocardiofacial Syndrome. In Cognitive and Behavioral Abnormalities of Pediatric Diseases. Nass R. and Frank Y. Eds. Oxford University Press (In press)

w        Kates WR, Antshel K, Fremont W, Roizen N, Shprintzen RJ. Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome. In A. Capute & P. Accardo, eds., Neurodevelopmental Disabilities in Infancy and Childhood., 3rd Edition.  Baltimore: Paul H. Brookes 2008



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