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Andrea F. Patenaude, PhD


  • Mays D, DeMarco TA, Luta G, Peshkin BN, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Tercyak KP.Distress and the parenting dynamic among BRCA1/2 tested mothers and their partners.Health Psychol. 2014 Aug(8):765-73.
  • Tercyak KP, Mays D, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Patenaude AF.Decisional outcomes of maternal disclosure of BRCA1/2 genetic test results to children.Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Jul;22(7):1260-6.
  • Noll RB, Patel SK, Embry L, Hardy KK, Pelletier W, Annett RD, Patenaude A, Lown EA, Sands SA, Barakat LP, .Children's Oncology Group's 2013 blueprint for research: Behavioral science.Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):1048-54.
  • Patenaude AF, Tung N, Ryan PD, Ellisen LW, Hewitt L, Schneider KA, Tercyak KP, Aldridge J, Garber JE.Young adult daughters of BRCA1/2 positive mothers: What do they know about hereditary cancer and how much do they worry?.Psycho Oncology. 2013 Feb 18.
  • Patenaude AF, Demarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir H, Garber JE, Schneider KA, Hewitt L, Hamilton J, Tercyak KP.Talking to Children About Maternal BRCA1/2 Genetic Test Results: A Qualitative Study of Parental Perceptions and Advice.J Genet Couns. 2012 Oct 24.
  • Ach E, Gerhardt CA, Barrera M, Kupst MJ, Meyer EA, Patenaude AF, Vannatta K.Family factors associated with academic achievement deficits in pediatric brain tumor survivors.Psycho Oncology. 2012 Oct 12.
  • Patenaude AF, Grootenhuis M, Noll R.Pediatric psycho-oncology comes of age: SIOP 2010.Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Mar 18.
  • Demarco TA, Nusbaum RH, Peshkin BN, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Tercyak KP.Prevalence and correlates of mothers and fathers attending pretest cancer genetic counseling together.Patient Educ Couns. 2010 Jan;78(1):29-33.
  • Peshkin BN, Demarco TA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Schwartz MD, Tercyak KP.Brief Assessment of Parents' Attitudes Toward Testing Minor Children for Hereditary Breast/Ovarian Cancer Genes: Development and Validation of the Pediatric BRCA1/2 Testing Attitudes Scale (P-TAS).J Pediatr Psychol. 2009 Jul;34(6):627-38.
  • Patenaude AF,Orozco S,Li X,Kaelin CM,Gadd M,Matory Y,Mayzel K,Roche CA,Smith BL,Farkas W,Garber JE.Support needs and acceptability of psychological and peer consultation: attitudes of 108 women who had undergone or were considering prophylactic mastectomy.Psychooncology. 2008 Aug;17(8):831-43.
  • Demarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Tercyak KP.Role of Parenting Relationship Quality in Communicating about Maternal BRCA1/2 Genetic Test Results with Children.J Genet Couns. 2008 Jun;17(3):283-7.
  • Tercyak KP, Peshkin BN, Demarco TA, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Schwartz MD.Information needs of mothers regarding communicating BRCA1/2 cancer genetic test results to their children.Genet Test. 2007 Fall;11(3):249-55.
  • Patenaude AF, Julian-Reynier C.Special issue of Psycho-Oncology on cancer genetic testing and psychosocial research.Psychooncology. 2007 May;16(5):504.
  • Patenaude A, Deschesnes RG, Rousseau JL, Petitclerc E, Lacroix J, Côté MF, C-Gaudreault R.New soft alkylating agents with enhanced cytotoxicity against cancer cells resistant to chemotherapeutics and hypoxia.Cancer Res. 2007 Mar 1;67(5):2306-16.
  • Schneider KA, Chittenden AB, Branda KJ, Keenan MA, Joffe S, Patenaude AF, Reynolds H, Dent K, Eubanks S, Goldman J, Leroy B, Warren NS, Taylor K, Vockley CW, Garber JE.Ethical issues in cancer genetics: I 1) whose information is it?.J Genet Couns. 2006 Dec;15(6):491-503.
  • Patenaude AF, Dorval M, DiGianni LS, Schneider KA, Chittenden A, Garber JE.Sharing BRCA1/2 test results with first-degree relatives: factors predicting who women tell.J Clin Oncol. 2006 Feb 1;24(4):700-6.
  • Schneider KA, DiGianni LM, Patenaude AF, Klar N, Stopfer JE, Calzone KA, Li FP, Weber BL, Garber JE.Accuracy of cancer family histories: comparison of two breast cancer syndromes.Genet Test. 2004 Fall;8(3):222-8.
  • Patenaude AF, Kupst MJ.Introduction to the special issue: surviving pediatric cancer: research gains and goals.J Pediatr Psychol. 2005 Jan-Feb;30(1):5-8.
  • Kupst MJ, Patenaude AF, Walco GA, Sterling C.Clinical trials in pediatric cancer: parental perspectives on informed consent.J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2003 Oct;25(10):787-90.
  • Patenaude AF.Pediatric psychology training and genetics: what will twenty-first-century pediatric psychologists need to know?.J Pediatr Psychol. 2003 Mar;28(2):135-45.
  • Schneider KA, Kieffer SA, Patenaude AF.BRCA1 testing and informed consent in a woman with mild retardation.J Genet Couns. 2000 Oct;9(5):411-6.
  • Bilodeau JF, Patenaude A, Piedboeuf B, Carrier C, Petrov P, Faure R, Mirault ME.Glutathione peroxidase-1 expression enhances recovery of human breast carcinoma cells from hyperoxic cell cycle arrest.Free Radic Biol Med. 2002 Nov 1;33(9):1279-89.
  • Patenaude AF, Guttmacher AE, Collins FS.Genetic testing and psychology. New roles, new responsibilities.Am Psychol. 2002 Apr;57(4):271-82.
  • Patenaude AF, Last B.Cancer and children: where are we coming from? Where are we going?.Psychooncology. 2001 Jul-Aug;10(4):281-3.
  • Dorval M, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Kieffer SA, DiGianni L, Kalkbrenner KJ, Bromberg JI, Basili LA, Calzone K, Stopfer J, Weber BL, Garber JE.Anticipated versus actual emotional reactions to disclosure of results of genetic tests for cancer susceptibility: findings from p53 and BRCA1 testing programs.J Clin Oncol. 2000 May;18(10):2135-42.
  • Bowen DJ, Patenaude AF, Vernon SW.Psychosocial issues in cancer genetics: from the laboratory to the public.Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 1999 Apr;8(4 Pt 2):326-8.
  • Patenaude AF.The genetic testing of children for cancer susceptibility: ethical, legal, and social issues.Behav Sci Law. 1996 Autumn;14(4):393-410.
  • Patenaude AF, Basili L, Fairclough DL, Li FP.Attitudes of 47 mothers of pediatric oncology patients toward genetic testing for cancer predisposition.J Clin Oncol. 1996 Feb;14(2):415-21.
  • Schneider KA, Patenaude AF, Garber JE.Testing for cancer genes: decisions, decisions.Nat Med. 1995 Apr;1(4):302-3.
  • Garber JE, Patenaude AF.Ethical, social and counselling issues in hereditary cancer susceptibility.Cancer Surv. 1995;25:381-97.