Elliot Marcus Handler

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior
B.A., Brandeis University, 2010, Biology
B.A., Brandeis University, 2010, Psychology
M.D., University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine, 2014
Phone: (714) 509-6140
University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive South
Mail Code: 1680
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Adolescent psychodynamic psychotherapy, ADHD, Depression
Awards and Honors
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty of the Year - 2019, 2020, and 2021
Maguire GA, Viele SN, Agarwal S, Handler E, Franklin D. Stuttering onset associated with streptococcal infection: a case suggesting stuttering as PANDAS. Ann Clin Psychiatry 2010 Nov; 22 (4):283-4 PMID:21180660 DOI:
Braus, B., Rummans, T., Lapid, M., Morgan, R., Sampson, S., Handler, E., & Dimsdale, J. Clinicians and Cognitive Bias: A Case of Frontotemporal Dementia Misdiagnosed as Conversion Disorder. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 2019 Sept; 176(9), 690–693. https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.18050551
Molina , W., Silva , I., Sehrt , D., Pompeo , A., Phillips , J., Handler , E.M., Kim , F.. 1987 Temperature Profile of Laser Lithotripsy Using An Ex Vivo Model The Journal of Urology. 2018; 189(4). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2013.02.2406
Leung JG, Rakocevic DB, Allen ND, Handler EM, Perossa BA, Borreggine KL, Stark AL, Betcher HK, Hosker DK, Minton BA, Braus BR, Dierkhising RA, Philbrick KL. Use of a Gabapentin Protocol for the Management of Alcohol Withdrawal: A Preliminary Experience Expanding From the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Service. Psychosomatics. 2018 Sep - Oct; 59 (5):496-505 Epub 2018 Mar 21 PMID: 29735241 DOI: 10.1016/j.psym.2018.03.002
Other Experience
Adult Psychiatry Residency
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education 2014—2017
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education 2017—2019
Chief Resident, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education 2018—2019
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