Lori E. Crosby, PsyD

Co-Director, Innovations in Community Research, Division of Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology

Co-Director, CCTST, Community Engagement Core
Psychologist, Research, Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychologist

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4336

Fax 513-636-7756

Email lori.crosby@cchmc.org


Adolescents and young adults; sickle cell disease; transition to adult care; chronic pain; migraines; diversity and inclusion


Community-engaged research; self-management; quality improvement; sickle cell disease; health disparities; patient centered outcomes; shared decision making; health services research

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PsyD: Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 1995.

Residency: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.

Fellowship: Clinical Psychology, INTERACT Behavioral Healthcare Services Inc, Columbus, OH, 1995-1996.

View PubMed Publications

Crosby LE, Joffe NE, Peugh J, Ware RE, Britto MT. Pilot of the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program for Adolescents and Young Adults With Sickle Cell Disease. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Jan;60(1):120-123.

Crosby LE, Ware RE, Goldstein A, Walton A, Joffe NE, Vogel C, Britto MT. Development and evaluation of iManage: A self-management app co-designed by adolescents with sickle cell disease. Pediatric Blood Cancer. 2016;1-7.

Mulchan SS, Valenzuela JM, Crosby LE, Diaz Pow Sang C. Applicability of the SMART model of transition readiness for sickle-cell disease. Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 2016;41(5):543-554.

Loiselle K, Lee JL, Szulczewski L, Drake S, Crosby LE, Pai AL. Systematic and Meta-Analytic Review: Medication Adherence Among Pediatric Patients With Sickle Cell Disease. J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 May;41(4):406-18.

Mitchell MJ, Crosby LE. Society of Pediatric Psychology Diversity Award: Training underrepresented minority students in psychology. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology. 2016;4(4):349.

Crosby LE, Shook LM, Ware RE, Brinkman WB. Shared decision making for hydroxyurea treatment initiation in children with sickle cell anemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Feb;62(2):184-185.

Walsh KE, Cutrona SL, Kavanaugh P, Crosby LE, Malone C, Lobner K, Bundy DG. Medication adherence among pediatric patients with sickle cell disease: A systematic review. Pediatrics. 2014;134:1175-1183.

Crosby LE, Simmons K, Kaiser P, Davis B, Boyd P, Eichhorn T, Mahaney T, Joffe N, Morgan D, Schibler K, Anderson V, Quinn CT, Kalinyak KA. Using quality improvement methods to implement an electronic medical record (EMR) supported individualized home pain management plan for children with sickle cell disease. Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management. 2014;21(5).

Crosby LE, Joffe N, Dunseath L, Lee R. Design joins the battle against sickle-cell disease. Design Management Institute Review. 2013;24(2):48-53.

Hines J, Mitchell M, Crosby L, Johnson A, Valenzuela J, Kalinyak K, Joiner C. Engaging Patients with Sickle Cell Disease and their Families in Disease Education, Research, and Community Awareness. J Prevent Intervent Comm. 2011;39(3):256-272.

Improving Self-Management in Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease. Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health - NICHD. Apr 2016-Mar 2018.

Cincinnati Center for Clinical and Transitional Sciences and Training. Co-Director, CCTST Community Engagement Core. National Institutes of Health-NCATS. Aug 2015-Mar 2019.