Katherine Hadlandsmyth, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia - Chronic Pain Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry - Psychology

Contact Information

Primary Office
8476 JCP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Psychology, Claremont McKenna College
MSc, Social Research, University of Bath
MA, Clinical Psychology, University of Missouri - St. Louis
PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of Missouri - St. Louis


Hadlandsmyth, K., Dindo, L. N., Wajid, R., Sugg, S. L., Zimmerman, M. B. & Rakel, B. A. (2019). A single-session acceptance and commitment therapy intervention among women undergoing surgery for breast cancer: a randomized pilot trial to reduce persistent postsurgical pain. Psychooncology. PMID: 31430830.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Dindo, L. N., St Marie, B. J., Wajid, R., Embree, J. L., Noiseux, N. O., Tripp-Reimer, T., Zimmerman, M. B. & Rakel, B. A. (2019). Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) instruments: reliability and validity in veterans following orthopedic surgery. Eval Health Prof. PMID: 31195828.

Lund, B. C., Ohl, M. E., Hadlandsmyth, K. & Mosher, H. J. (2019). Regional and rural–urban variation in opioid prescribing in the Veterans Health Administration. Mil Med. PMID: 31111908.

Walia, A., Hadlandsmyth, K. & Rastogi, R. (2019). Chapter 76: Individual differences in affective, cognitive and behavioral components of pain. In A. Abd-Elsayed (Eds.) Pain. pp. 349-352. New York, NY: Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-99124-5_76.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Walia, A. & Rastogi, R. (2019). Chapter 79: Common emotional problems and psychiatric disorders associated with pain. In A. Abd-Elsayed (Eds.) Pain. pp. 361-364. Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-99124-5_79.

Bayman, E. O., Bishop, M., Hadlandsmyth, K., Lund, B., Kang, S., Vander Weg, M. W. & Mosher, H. (2019). Chronic Opioid Use After Thoracic Surgery Among VA Veterans.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Lund, B. C. & Mosher, H. J. (2019). Associations between initial opioid exposure and the likelihood for long-term use. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 59(1), 17-22. PMID: 30409501.

Vance, C. G., Chimenti, R. L., Dailey, D. L., Hadlandsmyth, K., Zimmerman, M. B., Geasland, K. M., Williams, J. M., Merriwether, E. N., Alemo Munters, L., Rakel, B. A., Crofford, L. J. & Sluka, K. A. (2018). Development of a method to maximize the transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation intensity in women with fibromyalgia. Journal of Pain Research, 11, 2269-2278. DOI: 10.2147/JPR.S168297.

Dindo, L., Zimmerman, M. B., Hadlandsmyth, K., St. Marie, B., Embree, J., Marchman, J., Tripp-Reimer, T. & Rakel, B. (2018). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Prevention of Chronic Postsurgical Pain and Opioid Use in At-Risk Veterans: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Study. J Pain, 19(10), 1211-1221. PMID: 29777950.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Stewart, K. R., Paez, M. B., Steffen, M., Meth, M., Reisinger, H. S. & Mosher, H. J. (2018). Patient perspectives on opioids: views of inpatient veterans with chronic pain. Pain Med. PMID: 30020506.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Mosher, H., Vander Weg, M. W. & Lund, B. C. (2018). Decline in prescription opioids attributable to decreases in long-term use: a retrospective study in the Veterans Health Administration 2010-2016. J Gen Intern Med, 33(6), 818-824. PMID: 29380212.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Zimmerman, M. B., Wajid, R., Sluka, K. A., Herr, K., Clark, C. R., Noiseux, N. O., Callaghan, J. J. & Rakel, B. A. (2018). Longitudinal postoperative course of pain and dysfunction following total knee arthroplasty. Clin J Pain, 34(4), 332-8. PMID: 28731957.

Mosher, H. J., Hofmeyer, B. A., Hadlandsmyth, K., Richardson, K. K. & Lund, B. C. (2018). Predictors of long-term opioid use after opioid initiation at discharge from medical and surgical hospitalizations. (Vols. 13). (4), pp. 243-248. J Hosp Med. PMID: 29624187.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Vander Weg, M. W., McCoy, K. D., Mosher, H. J., Vaughan-Sarrazin, M. S. & Lund, B. C. (2018). Risk for prolonged opioid use following total knee arthroplasty in veterans. J Arthroplasty, 33(1), 119-23. PMID: 28927564.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Dailey, D. L., Rakel, B. A., Zimmerman, M. B., Vance, C. G., Merriwether, E. N., Chimenti, R. L., Geasland, K. M., Crofford, L. J. & Sluka, K. A. (2017). Somatic symptom presentations in women with fibromyalgia are differentially associated with elevated depression and anxiety. J Health Psychol. PMID: 29076404.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Sabic, E., Zimmerman, M. B., Sluka, K. A., Herr, K. A., Clark, C. R., Noiseux, N. O., Callaghan, J. J., Geasland, K. M., Embree, J. L. & Rakel, B. A. (2017). Relationships among pain intensity, pain-related distress, and psychological distress in pre-surgical total knee arthroplasty patients: a secondary analysis. Psychol Health Med, 22(5), 552-63. PMID: 27216314.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Dindo, L., Sugg, S., Wajid, R., Zimmerman, M. & Rakel, B. (2016). (526) A brief psychological intervention targeting persistent pain prevention following mastectomy or lumpectomy: a pilot investigation. (Vols. 17). (4S), pp. S106. Amsterdam: The Journal of Pain/American Pain Society. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpain.2016.01.333.

Scherman, J., Hadlandsmyth, K., Cummings, L. & Benzel, E. (2015). Successful treatment of lumbar stenosis-related disability in a comprehensive chronic pain rehabilitation program. World Spinal Column Journal, 6(2), 075-8.

Hadlandsmyth, K., White, K. S. & Krone, R. J. (2013). Quality of life in patients with non-CAD chest pain: associations to fear of pain and psychiatric disorder severity. J Clin Psychol Med Settings, 20(3), 284-93. PMID: 23338745.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Rosenbaum, D. L., Craft, J. M., Gervino, E. V. & White, K. S. (2013). Health care utilization in patients with non-cardiac chest pain: a longitudinal analysis of chest pain, anxiety and interoceptive fear. Psychol Health, 28(8), 849-61. PMID: 23346941.

Hadlandsmyth, K., White, K. S., Nesin, A. E. & Greco, L. A. (2013). Proposing an acceptance and commitment therapy intervention to promote improved diabetes management in adolescents: a treatment conceptualization. International Journal of Behavioral Consultation and Therapy, 7(4), 12-5. DOI: 10.1037/h0100960.

Hadlandsmyth, K., Vowles, K. E. (2009). Does depression mediate the relation between fatigue severity and disability in chronic fatigue syndrome sufferers?. J Psychosom Res, 66(1), 31-5. PMID: 19073290.