D. Catherine Fuchs, M.D.


Faculty Appointments
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Professor of Pediatrics
M.D., Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeB.A., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Office Address
3rd Flr PHV, Suite 301
1601 23rd Avenue, South
Nashville, TN 37212-8645
Clinical Description
Dr. Catherine Fuchs has been on the faculty since 1998 and serves as the Director of the Child and Adolescent Consult-Liaison Service. She teaches in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship, and her clinical research is in the area of Pediatric Delirium.
Research Keywords
Bipolar, children
Clinical Research Keywords
Transitional aged youth, mood disorders, trauma, eating disorders, pediatric delirium
Kurian BT, Ray WA, Arbogast PG, Fuchs DC, Dudley JA, Cooper WO. Effect of regulatory warnings on antidepressant prescribing for children and adolescents. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007 Jul; 161(7): 690-6. PMID: 17606833, PII: 161/7/690, DOI: 10.1001/archpedi.161.7.690, ISSN: 1072-4710.

Cooper WO, Arbogast PG, Ding H, Hickson GB, Fuchs DC, Ray WA. Trends in prescribing of antipsychotic medications for US children. Ambul Pediatr. 2006 Mar; 6(2): 79-83. PMID: 16530143, PII: S1530-1567(05)00020-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.ambp.2005.11.002, ISSN: 1530-1567.

Cooper, W.O., Hickson, G.B., Fuchs, D.C., Arbogast, P.G., Ray, W.A.. New Users of Antipsychotic Medications Among Children Enrolled in TennCare. Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine. 2004; 158: 153-9.

Fuchs DC. Clozapine treatment of bipolar disorder in a young adolescent. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1994 Nov; 33(9): 1299-302. PMID: 7995796, PII: S0890-8567(09)63817-X, DOI: 10.1097/00004583-199411000-00011, ISSN: 0890-8567.

van Eys-Fuch, D.C. In van Eys, J., Copeland, D.R., and Davidson, E.R. (Eds.), Teaching More Than Medicine. Houston: The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. [place unknown: publisher unknown]; 1992.

Seaver, S.S., van Eys-Fuchs, D.C., Hoffmann, J.F. Ovalbumin mRNA Induction. BioChemistry. 1980; 19: 1210-416.

Wang, Y.M., Kim. P.Y., Lantin, E., van Eys, D.C. Degradation and Clearance of Methotrexate in children with Osteosarcoma receiving high dose infusion. Medical and Pediatric Oncology. 1978; 4: 221-9.

Wang, Y.M., Kim, P.Y., van Eys, D.C., Sutow, W.W.:. Study of contaminants and metabolites during therapy with high doses of Methotrexate. Clin. Chem. 1976; 22: 1937.