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OTRC
Faculty

Stephen Gillaspy, PhD

Associate Director for Treatment, Oklahoma Tobacco Research Center, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Dr. Stephen Gillaspy is the Director of Research for the Section of General & Community Pediatrics within the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. His research focuses on intervening with caregivers to improve pediatric health outcomes. Specifically, he focuses on parental tobacco use, pediatric obesity, and postpartum depression. Additionally, he has both clinical and research interests with respect to the accessibility of medical and mental health care to children.

Dr. Gillaspy also serves as both the Associate Director for Treatment within the Oklahoma Tobacco Research Center (OTRC) and Director of the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline. In these positions he helps to facilitate research opportunities with the Helpline.


Education:

Degree-Granting Institutions
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, PhD, 2004, Clinical Psychology
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, MS, 2002, Child Psychology

Postgraduate Training
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Primary Care/Health Psychology Fellowship, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 2004 - 2005
Clinical Psychology Internship, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 2003 - 2004


Grant Funding:

Current Funding

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), "Implementation of the Depression and Anxiety Guidelines: Award for a Mental Health Coordinator," Sponsored by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Foundation
Grant/Contract Number: CMHC023-16
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2019

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), "Smoking Cessation for Cervical Cancer Survivors in a Safety Net Healthcare System," Sponsored by NIH/NCI, Federal
Grant/Contract Number: RO1CA172786
September 2016 - April 30, 2019

Gillaspy, S. R. (Consultant), "OU SBIRT Collaborative," Sponsored by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Federal
September 2015 - August 2018

Professional Service Agreements

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), "Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline Services Contract," Sponsored by Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust, State
Current Funding (Total Cost per Year): $4,000,000.00
July 2015 - June 2020

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), "Motivational Interviewing Consultation and Training," Sponsored by Oklahoma State Department of Health, State
Additional Information: Renewed Yearly
November 2014 - August 2017

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), "Motivational Interviewing Consultation and Training," Sponsored by Integris Health, Inc, Private
May 2014 - August 2017

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), "Assessment of Childhood Obesity through Community BMI Screenings," Sponsored by Oklahoma Caring Van Foundation, Non-Profit
August 2015 - July 2017

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), "Development of the Chickasaw Pediatric Weight Management Clinic," Sponsored by Chickasaw Nation
August 2015 - July 2017

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), 40% Effort, "Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline Oversight Contract," Sponsored by Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust, State
Total Direct Costs: $300,000.00
Additional Information: Renewed Yearly
July 2013 - June 2017

Completed (within the past 5 years)

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), 5% Effort, "Training Faculty for Careers in Academic Primary Care," Sponsored by Health Resources and Services Administration, Federal
September 2011 - September 2016

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), "Feasibility and Preliminary Outcomes of a Community-based Intervention for Pediatric Obesity," Sponsored by Oklahoma City Community Foundation Wellness Initiative, Local
July 2015 - June 2016

Gillaspy, S. R. (Mentor), "Cultural Assessment of Obesity in American Indian Preschool Children: A Qualitative Study of Parents and Caregivers," Sponsored by Pediatric Association Young Investigator Award
March 2014 - November 2015

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), 20% Effort, "Residency Training: Pediatric Primary Care Residency Training in Behavioral Health," Sponsored by Health Resources and Services Administration, Federal
Total Direct Costs: $808,271.00
September 2010 - August 2015

Gillaspy, S. R. (Co-Investigator), James, J. (U54 GM104938 ), Wagener, T. (Sub Award PI ), "Evaluating a Sequential Adaptive Smoking Behavior Modification Method," Sponsored by National Institute of Health/National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Federal
July 2014 - June 2015

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), 20% Effort, "Matching Brief Smoking Interventions to Stage of Change," Sponsored by Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology, State
July 2012 - June 2015

Gillaspy, S. R. (Principal Investigator), 20% Effort, "National PRAMS Data: Prevalence and Risk Factors for Postpartum Depression," Sponsored by Health Resources and Services Administration, Federal
February 2011 - August 2014

Gillaspy, S. R. (Mentor), James, J. (U54 GM104938 ), Weedn, A. (Sub Award PI ), "Obesity in Early Childhood among Tribal Oklahoma Children," Sponsored by National Institute of Health/National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Federal
January 2014 - June 2014


Selected Publications:

Chaffin, M., Campbell, C., Whitworth, D. N., Gillaspy, S. R., Bard, D., Bonner, B. B., Wolraich, M. L. (2016). Accuracy of a pediatric behavioral health screene rto detect untreated behavioral health problems in primary care settings. Clinical Pediatrics.

Eddington, A., Kunnel, B.*, Lincoln, A., Thompson, D. M., Gillaspy, S. R. (2016). Disparities in primary care access for infants: Implications for medical home development for infants. International Journal of Pediatric Health, 4, 22-27.

Mowls, D. S., Boeckman, L., Gillaspy, S. R., Beebe, L. A. (2016). Long-term Quit Rates in Fax-Referred as Compared to Self-Referred Tobacco Quitline Registrants. American journal of preventive medicine. PMID: 27989452. DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.11.006

Chaney, J. M., Gamwell, K. L., Baraldi, A. N., Ramsey, R. R., Cushing, C. C., Mullins, A. J., Gillaspy, S. R., Jarvis, J. N., Mullins, L. L. (2016). Parent Perceptions of Illness Uncertainty and Child Depressive Symptoms in Juvenile Rheumatic Diseases: Examining Caregiver Demand and Parent Distress as Mediators. Journal of pediatric psychology, 41(9), 941-51. PMID: 26896507. DOI: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsw004

Cherry, A. S., Mignogna, M. R., Roddenberry Vaz, A., Hetherington, C., McCaffree, M. A., Anderson, M. P., Gillaspy, S. R. (2016). The contribution of maternal psychological functioning to infant length of stay in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. International journal of women's health, 8, 233-42. PMID: 27390534. DOI: 10.2147/IJWH.S91632

Cherry, A. S., Blucker, R. T., Thornberry, T. S., Hetherington, C., McCaffree, M. A., Gillaspy, S. R. (2016). Postpartum depression screening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: program development, implementation, and lessons learned. Journal of multidisciplinary healthcare, 9, 59-67. PMID: 26937199. DOI: 10.2147/JMDH.S91559

Gillaspy, S. R., Litzenburg, C. C., Leffingwell, T. R., Miller, M. B. (2015). Training in motivational interviewing as a best practice in pediatric psychology: Relationship core competencies. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, 3, 225-232.

Ramsey, R. R., Cushing, C., Ryan, J. L., Gillaspy, S. R., Mullins, L. L., Chaney, J. M. (2014). Barriers to Care, Illness Intrusiveness, and Depressive Symptoms in Youth with Juvenile Rheumatic Diseases. Children’s Health Care, 43(4), 293-307.

Mullins, L. L., Gillaspy, S. R., Molzon, E. S., Chaney, J. M. (2014). Parents and Family Interventions in Pediatric Psychology: Clinical Applications. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, 2, 281-293.

McCaffree, M. A., Gillaspy, S. R. (2014). Postpartum depression in the NICU: an examination of the factor structure of the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale. Advances in neonatal care : official journal of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses, 14(6), 424-32. PMID: 25313799. DOI: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000135