Danny G. Kaloupek, PhD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry

Danny Kaloupek
150 S Huntington Avenue


Dr. Kaloupek is Deputy Director of the Behavioral Science Division of the National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Associate Professor in both Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Kaloupek’s areas of interest include research application of psychophysiological measurement and study of the health-related impact of traumatic stress. Dr. Kaloupek is active in research collaborations with other Psychiatry faculty and contributes to the research training of BU-affiliated postdoctoral fellows.

Other Positions

  • Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students), Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences
  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • State University of New York at Binghamton, PhD


  • Published on 5/12/2018

    Ofman P, Hoffmeister P, Kaloupek DG, Gagnon DR, Peralta A, Djousse L, Gaziano JM, Rahilly-Tierney CR. Posttraumatic stress disorder and mortality in VA patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Clin Cardiol. 2018 May; 41(5):652-659. PMID: 29532498.

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  • Published on 5/11/2017

    Weathers FW, Bovin MJ, Lee DJ, Sloan DM, Schnurr PP, Kaloupek DG, Keane TM, Marx BP. The Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5): Development and initial psychometric evaluation in military veterans. Psychol Assess. 2018 03; 30(3):383-395. PMID: 28493729.

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  • Published on 12/3/2016

    Babson KA, Woodward SH, Schaer M, Sephton SE, Kaloupek DG. Salivary Cortisol and Regional Brain Volumes Among Veterans With and Without Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2017 05; 2(4):372-379. PMID: 29560921.

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  • Published on 5/11/2016

    Prins A, Bovin MJ, Smolenski DJ, Marx BP, Kimerling R, Jenkins-Guarnieri MA, Kaloupek DG, Schnurr PP, Kaiser AP, Leyva YE, Tiet QQ. The Primary Care PTSD Screen for DSM-5 (PC-PTSD-5): Development and Evaluation Within a Veteran Primary Care Sample. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Oct; 31(10):1206-11. PMID: 27170304.

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  • Published on 12/5/2014

    King DW, King LA, Park CL, Lee LO, Kaiser AP, Spiro A, Moore JL, Kaloupek DG, Keane TM. Positive Adjustment Among American Repatriated Prisoners of the Vietnam War: Modeling the Long-Term Effects of Captivity. Clin Psychol Sci. 2015 Nov 01; 3(6):861-876. PMID: 26693100.

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  • Published on 5/5/2013

    Woodward SH, Kuo JR, Schaer M, Kaloupek DG, Eliez S. Early adversity and combat exposure interact to influence anterior cingulate cortex volume in combat veterans. Neuroimage Clin. 2013; 2:670-4. PMID: 24179818.

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  • Published on 10/1/2012

    Kuo JR, Kaloupek DG, Woodward SH. Amygdala volume in combat-exposed veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder: a cross-sectional study. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2012 Oct; 69(10):1080-6. PMID: 23026958.

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  • Published on 7/27/2012

    Marx BP, Bovin MJ, Suvak MK, Monson CM, Sloan DM, Fredman SJ, Humphreys KL, Kaloupek DG, Keane TM. Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD. J Trauma Stress. 2012 Aug; 25(4):416-25. PMID: 22848013.

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  • Published on 7/11/2012

    Lenhardt JM, Howard JM, Taft CT, Kaloupek DG, Keane TM. Examining aggression in male Vietnam veterans who receive VA services: the role of traumatic events and combat exposure. J Trauma Stress. 2012 Aug; 25(4):461-4. PMID: 22786658.

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  • Published on 1/1/2012

    Holowka, D. W., Wolf, E. J., Marx, B. P., Foley, K., Kaloupek, D. G. & Keane, T. M. Associations among personality, combat exposure and wartime atrocities. Psychology of Violence. 2012; 2:260-272.

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