Skip Navigation
 
 
 
 
 
Print This Page
Share this page: More
 

Guarda, Angela S., M.D.

Dr. Angela Guarda

Associate Professor
Director, Eating Disorders Program

Main Office Address

Meyer 101
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 North Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287-7101

Phone: 410-955-3863
Fax: 410-502-7907

E-mail: AGuarda@jhmi.edu

Administrative Assistant

Tracey Farrow
Phone: 410-955-3863
E-mail: tjames7@jhmi.edu

Education

1985

B.A.

The Johns Hopkins University

1991

M.D.

University of Maryland

1991-1992

Psychiatry
Internship

Francis Scott Key Medical Center

1992-1995

Psychiatry Residency

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Professional Interests

  • Eating Disorders (anorexia nervosa and bulimia)
  • Predictors of outcome in the treatment of eating disorders
  • PET neuroimaging of mu-opioid receptors in bulimia

Click here for Hopkins Psychiatry Newsletter article about Dr. Guarda's work

Selected Publications

Guarda, A.S. & Redgrave, G.W. Eating Disorders: Detection, Assessment, and Treatment in Primary Care. Advanced Studies in Medicine, 2004, 4(9), 468-475.

Bencherif , B., Guarda, A.S., Colantuoni, C., Ravert , H.T., Dannals, R.F., & Frost, J.J. Regional Mu Opioid Receptor Binding in Insular Cortex is Decreased in Bulimia Nervosa and is Inversely Correlated with Fasting Behavior. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 2005, 46(8),1349-51.

Marinilli, A., Guarda, A.S., Heinberg, L.J., & DiClemente, C.C. Development of the Eating Disorder Recovery Self-Efficacy Questionnaire. International Journal of Eating Disorders  2006 Jul;39(5):376-84.

Redgrave, G.W., Coughlin J.W., Heinberg, L. J. & Guarda, A.S.  First-degree relative history of alcoholism in eating disorder inpatients: relationship to eating and substance use psychopathology. Eating Behaviors 2007 Jan;8(1):15-22.

Guarda, A.S., Marinilli Pinto A., Couglin J., Hussain S., Haug N.A., & Heinberg L.J. Perceived Coercion and Change in Perceived Need for Admission in Hospitalized Eating Disorder Patients. Am J Psychiatry 2007; Jan;164:108–114.

Guarda AS. Treatment of anorexia nervosa: Insights and obstacles.  Physiology & Behavior, 2008, 94(1), 113-120.

 
100th Anniversary Banner
Giving
Great Works

GREAT WORKS: 100 Years of Philanthropy in Service of Hopkins Psychiatry.

 

     

Research Volunteers Needed

Psychiatry E-News Update

For Faculty & Staff

 
 
 
 
 

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy and Disclaimer