Britny A Hildebrandt, PhD

Britny A Hildebrandt, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

Clinical Psychology, Michigan State University
Clinical Psychology, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital
Training for Transformative Discovery in Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Selected Honors & Awards

Hamilton Family Award for Basic Neuroscience Research,

Research Interests

Eating disorders; Binge eating
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Hildebrandt BA, Fisher H, LaPalombara Z, Young ME & Ahmari SE. (2023). Corticostriatal dynamics underlying components of binge-like consumption of palatable food in mice. Appetite, 183, 106462.
  2. Hildebrandt BA, Fisher H & Ahmari SE. (2023). Examination of onset trajectories and persistence of binge-like eating behavior in mice after intermittent palatable food exposure. Behavioral Neuroscience, 137(3), 170177.
  3. Hildebrandt BA & Ahmari SE. (2021). Breaking it down: Investigation of binge eating components in animal models to enhance translation. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 12, 728535.
  4. Hildebrandt BA, Sinclair EB, Sisk CL & Klump KL. (2018). Exploring reward system responsivity in the nucleus accumbens across chronicity of binge eating in female rats. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 51, 989-993.

Clinical Interests

Eating disorders