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Associate Professor Janice McKenzie

PositionAssociate Professor
DepartmentDean's Department (Christchurch)
QualificationsMBChB (Otago) FRCP FRANZCP
Research summaryWomen's health

Research

Jan McKenzie is a psychiatrist with a longstanding interest in women's health in particular eating disorders, mood disorders and psychotherapy. Currently she is working in the Consultation Service consulting for the Women's Hospital and liaising with the Mothers' and Babies' Service . As Associate Dean of Undergraduate Student Affairs for the University of Otago, Christchurch she has also maintained her strong interest in education and training of medical students and other health professionals.

Publications

Jardine, D. L., McKenzie, J. M., & Wilkinson, T. J. (2017). Predicting medical students who will have difficulty during their clinical training. BMC Medical Education, 17, 43. doi: 10.1186/s12909-017-0879-2

Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Carter, F. A., Joyce, P. R., Frampton, C. M. A., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Carter, J. D., & Bulik, C. M. (2017). Predictors of premature termination from psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa: Low treatment credibility, early therapy alliance, and self-transcendence [Brief report]. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 50(8), 979-983. doi: 10.1002/eat.22726

Bell, C., Carter, F., Boden, J., Wilkinson, T., McKenzie, J., & Ali, A. (2016). Psychological impact of the Canterbury earthquakes on university staff. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1430), 18-28. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., McKenzie, J. M., Latner, J. D., & Joyce, P. R. (2016). Psychotherapy for transdiagnostic binge eating: A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavioural therapy, appetite-focused cognitive-behavioural therapy, and schema therapy. Psychiatry Research, 240, 412-420. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.04.080

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, J. D., Luty, S. E., Carter, F. A., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., & Joyce, P. R. (2016). Assessing the distinctiveness of psychotherapies and examining change over treatment for anorexia nervosa with cognitive-behavior therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, and specialist supportive clinical management. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 49(10), 958-962. doi: 10.1002/eat.22555

Chapter in Book - Research

Worthington, R., Hays, R., Parker, M., Wilkinson, T., McKenzie, J., & Weisberg, D. (2013). Australia and New Zealand. In R. Worthington & R. Hays (Eds.), Practical professionalism in medicine: A global case-based workbook. (pp. 127-170). London, UK: Radcliffe.

McKenzie, J. M., Carter, J. D., & Luty, S. E. (2004). Psychological therapies for depression. In P. R. Joyce & P. B. Mitchell (Eds.), Mood disorders: Recognition and treatment. (pp. 250-261). Sydney, Australia: The University of New South Wales Press Ltd.

McKenzie, J. M., Jordan, J., & McIntosh, V. V. W. (2004). Eating disorders and depression. In P. R. Joyce & P. B. Mitchell (Eds.), Mood disorders: Recognition and treatment. (pp. 339-346). Sydney, Australia: The University of New South Wales Press Ltd.

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Chapter in Book - Other

McKenzie, J. (2013). Welfare and professionalism. In P. Joyce, G. Nicholls, K. Thomas & T. Wilkinson (Eds.), The Christchurch experience: 40 years of research and teaching. (pp. 141-143). Christchurch, New Zealand: University of Otago.

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Journal - Research Article

Jardine, D. L., McKenzie, J. M., & Wilkinson, T. J. (2017). Predicting medical students who will have difficulty during their clinical training. BMC Medical Education, 17, 43. doi: 10.1186/s12909-017-0879-2

Bell, C., Carter, F., Boden, J., Wilkinson, T., McKenzie, J., & Ali, A. (2016). Psychological impact of the Canterbury earthquakes on university staff. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1430), 18-28. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, J. D., Luty, S. E., Carter, F. A., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., & Joyce, P. R. (2016). Assessing the distinctiveness of psychotherapies and examining change over treatment for anorexia nervosa with cognitive-behavior therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, and specialist supportive clinical management. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 49(10), 958-962. doi: 10.1002/eat.22555

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., McKenzie, J. M., Latner, J. D., & Joyce, P. R. (2016). Psychotherapy for transdiagnostic binge eating: A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavioural therapy, appetite-focused cognitive-behavioural therapy, and schema therapy. Psychiatry Research, 240, 412-420. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.04.080

Carter, F. A., Bell, C. J., Ali, A. N., McKenzie, J. M., Boden, J. M., & Wilkinson, T. J. (2016). Predictors of psychological resilience amongst medical students following major earthquakes. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1434), 17-22. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Wilkinson, T. J., McKenzie, J. M., Ali, A. N., Rudland, J., Carter, F. A., & Bell, C. J. (2016). Identifying medical students at risk of underperformance from significant stressors. BMC Medical Education, 16, 43. doi: 10.1186/s12909-016-0565-9

Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Carter, J. D., Rowe, S., Taylor, K., Frampton, C. M. A., McKenzie, J. M., … Joyce, P. R. (2014). Bulimia nervosa-nonpurging subtype: Closer to the bulimia nervosa-purging subtype or to binge eating disorder? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 47(3), 231-238. doi: 10.1002/eat.22218

Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Carter, F. A., Joyce, P. R., Frampton, C. M. A., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., & Bulik, C. M. (2014). Clinical characteristics associated with premature termination from outpatient psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa. European Eating Disorders Review, 22(4), 278-284. doi: 10.1002/erv.2296

Carter, F. A., Bell, C. J., Ali, A. N., McKenzie, J., & Wilkinson, T. J. (2014). The impact of major earthquakes on the psychological functioning of medical students: A Christchurch, New Zealand study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1398). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Wilkinson, T. J., Ali, A. N., Bell, C. J., Carter, F. A., Frampton, C. M., & McKenzie, J. M. (2013). The impact of learning environment disruption on medical student performance. Medical Education, 47(2), 210-213. doi: 10.1111/medu.12065

Fernando, K., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J., Mulder, R. T., & Joyce, P. R. (2011). Childhood-, teenage-, and adult-onset depression: Diagnostic and individual characteristics in a clinical sample. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 52, 623-629. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2010.12.006

Carter, J. D., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Mulder, R. T., Frampton, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2011). Patient predictors of response to cognitive behaviour therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy in a randomised clinical trial for depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 128, 252-261. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2010.07.002

Wilkinson, T. J., Tweed, M. J., Egan, T. G., Ali, A. N., McKenzie, J. M., Moore, M., & Rudland, J. R. (2011). Joining the dots: Conditional pass and programmatic assessment enhances recognition of problems with professionalism and factors hampering student progress. BMC Medical Education, 11, 29. doi: 10.1186/1472-6920-11-29

Carter, F. A., Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., … Joyce, P. R. (2010). The long-term efficacy of three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa: A randomized, controlled trial. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 44(7), 647-654. doi: 10.1002/eat.20879

Spittlehouse, J. K., Pearson, J. F., Luty, S. E., Mulder, R. T., Carter, J. D., McKenzie, J. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2010). Measures of temperament and character are differentially impacted on by depression severity. Journal of Affective Disorders, 126, 140-146. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2010.03.010

Jordan, J., Joyce, P. R., Carter, F. A., McIntosh, V. V. W., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., & Bulik, C. M. (2009). The Yale-Brown-Cornell Eating Disorder Scale in women with anorexia nervosa: What is it measuring? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 42(3), 267-274. doi: 10.1002/eat.20605

Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2009). Rumination: Relationship to depression and personality in a clinical sample. Personality & Mental Health, 3, 275-283. doi: 10.1002/pmh.91

Jordan, J., Joyce, P. R., Carter, F. A., Horn, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., Mulder, R. T., & Bulik, C. M. (2008). Specific and nonspecific comorbidity in anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 41(1), 47-56. doi: 10.1002/eat

Joyce, P. R., McKenzie, J. M., Carter, J. D., Rae, A. M., Luty, S. E., Frampton, C. M. A., & Mulder, R. T. (2007). Temperament, character and personality disorders as predictors of response to interpersonal psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression. British Journal of Psychiatry, 190, 503-508. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.106.024737

Carter, F. A., Carter, J. D., Luty, S. E., Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Bartram, A. F., Mulder, R. T., McKenzie, J. M., & Bulik, C. M. (2007). What is worse for your sex life: Starving, being depressed, or a new baby? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 40, 664-667.

Luty, S. E., Carter, J. D., McKenzie, J. M., Rae, A. M., Frampton, C. M. A., Mulder, R. T., & Joyce, P. R. (2007). Randomised controlled trial of interpersonal psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression. British Journal of Psychiatry, 190, 496-502. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.106.024729

Joyce, P. R., Williamson, S. A. H., McKenzie, J. M., Frampton, C. M. A., Luty, S. E., Porter, R. J., & Mulder, R. T. (2007). Effects of childhood experiences on cortisol levels in depressed adults. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 41, 62-65.

Joyce, P. R., McHugh, P. C., McKenzie, J. M., Sullivan, P. F., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., … Miller, A. L., & Kennedy, M. A. (2006). A dopamine transporter polymorphism is a risk factor for borderline personality disorder in depressed patients. Psychological Medicine, 36, 807-813. doi: 10.1017/s0033291706007288

Joyce, P. R., McKenzie, J. M., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., Sullivan, P. F., Miller, A. L., & Kennedy, M. A. (2006). Genetic, developmental and personality correlates of self-mutilation in depressed patients. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 40, 225-229.

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Luty, S. E., Carter, F. A., McKenzie, J. M., Bulik, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2006). Specialist supportive clinical management for anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 39(8), 625-632.

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., McKenzie, J. M., Luty, S. E., Carter, F. A., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., & Joyce, P. R. (2005). Measuring therapist adherence in psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa: Scale adaptation, psychometric properties, and distinguishing psychotherapies. Psychotherapy Research, 15(3), 339-344.

Joyce, P. R., Porter, R. J., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Miller, A. L., & Kennedy, M. A. (2005). Reversed diurnal variation in depression: Associations with a differential antidepressant response, tryptophan: Large neutral amino acid ratio and serotonin transporter polymorphisms. Psychological Medicine, 35, 511-517.

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, F. A., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Bulik, C. M., Frampton, C. M. A., & Joyce, P. R. (2005). Three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa: A randomized, controlled trial. American Journal of Psychiatry, 162(4), 741-747.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., McKenzie, J. M., Luty, S. E., & Cloninger, C. R. (2004). Atypical depression, atypical temperament and a differential antidepressant response to fluoxetine and nortriptyline. Depression & Anxiety, 19, 180-186.

Joyce, P. R., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Mulder, R. T., McIntosh, V. V., Carter, F. A., … Sullivan, P. F. (2004). Bipolar II disorder: Personality and outcome in two clinical samples. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 38, 433-438.

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, F. A., McKenzie, J. M., Luty, S. E., Bulik, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2004). Strict versus lenient weight criterion in anorexia nervosa. European Eating Disorders Review, 12, 51-60. Wiley InterScience.

Jordan, J., Joyce, P. R., Carter, F. A., Horn, J., McIntosh, V. V., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Mulder, R. T., & Bulik, C. M. (2003). Anxiety and psychoactive substance use disorder comorbidity in anorexia nervosa or depression. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 34, 211-219.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Sullivan, P. F., & Cloninger, C. R. (2003). Borderline personality disorder in major depression: Symptomatology, temperament, character, differential drug response, and 6-month outcome. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 44(1), 35-43.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., & Rae, A. M. (2003). A differential response to nortriptyline and fluoxetine in melancholic depression: The importance of age and gender. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 108, 20-23.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Miller, A., Rogers, G. R., & Kennedy, M. A. (2003). Age-dependent antidepressant pharmacogenomics: Polymorphisms of the serotonin transporter and G protein β3 subunit as predictors of response to fluoxetine and nortriptyline. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 6, 339-346.

Joyce, P. R., McKenzie, J. M., Luty, S. E., Mulder, R. T., Carter, J. D., Sullivan, P. F., & Cloninger, C. R. (2003). Temperament, childhood environment and psychopathology as risk factors for avoidant and borderline personality disorders. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 37, 756-764.

Luty, S. E., Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Sullivan, P. F., & McKenzie, J. M. (2002). The interpersonal sensitivity measure in depression: Associations with temperament and character. Journal of Affective Disorders, 70, 307-312.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Sullivan, P. F., Abbott, R. M., & Stevens, I. F. (2002). Melancholia: Definitions, risk factors, personality, neuroendocrine markers and differential antidepressant response. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 36(3), 376-383. doi: 10.1046/j.1440-1614.2001.01025.x

Luty, S. E., Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., & McKenzie, J. M. (2002). Social adjustment in depression: The impact of depression severity, personality, and clinic versus community sampling. Journal of Affective Disorders, 70(2), 143-154.

Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., Sullivan, P. F., McKenzie, J. M., Abbott, R. M., & Stevens, I. F. (2002). Patterns and predictors of remission, response and recovery in major depression treated with fluoxetine or nortriptyline. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 36(3), 384-391. doi: 10.1046/j.1440-1614.2002.01026.x

Carter, J. D., Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Luty, S. E., & McKenzie, J. M. (2000). Gender differences in the presentation of depressed outpatients: A comparison of descriptive variables. Journal of Affective Disorders, 61, 59-67.

McIntosh, V. V., Bulik, C. M., McKenzie, J. M., Luty, S. E., & Jordan, J. (2000). Interpersonal psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 27(2), 125-139.

Luty, S. E., Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Sullivan, P. F., & McKenzie, J. M. (1999). The relationship of dysfunctional attitudes to personality in depressed patients. Journal of Affective Disorders, 54, 75-80.

Luty, S. E., Joyce, P. R., Mulder, R. T., Sullivan, P. F., & McKenzie, J. M. (1998). Relationship between interpersonal psychotherapy problem areas with temperament and character: a pilot study. Depression & Anxiety, 8, 154-159.

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Journal - Research Other

Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Carter, F. A., Joyce, P. R., Frampton, C. M. A., Luty, S. E., McKenzie, J. M., Carter, J. D., & Bulik, C. M. (2017). Predictors of premature termination from psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa: Low treatment credibility, early therapy alliance, and self-transcendence [Brief report]. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 50(8), 979-983. doi: 10.1002/eat.22726

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