Elise Sannar, MD
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry-Child-CHC

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine (2002)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Pomona College (1996)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado, Psychiatry (2007)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2009)
Languages: English
Department: Psychiatry-Child-CHC

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Publications

  • Pesko MJ, Burbige EM, Sannar EM, Beresford C, Rogers C, Ariefdjohan M, Stutzman D. The Use of N-acetylcysteine Supplementation to Decrease Irritability in Four Youths With Autism Spectrum Disorders. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2020;25(2):149-154. PubMed PMID: 32071590
  • Patel LR, Esbensen AJ, Sannar EM. Chapter 5: Defining behavioral challenges in Down syndrome utilizing a multidimensional dynamic. In Hodaap RM, Fidler DJ, eds. International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilities. Volume 58. Elsevier; 2020:187-218.
  • Palat P, Hickey F, Patel L, Sannar E. Levodopa-Responsive Early-Onset Parkinsonism in Down Syndrome. Case Rep Neurol Med. 2018;2018:2314791. PubMed PMID: 29666730
  • Sannar EM, Palka T, Beresford C, Peura C, Kaplan D, Verdi M, Siegel M, Kaplan S, Grados M. Sleep Problems and Their Relationship to Maladaptive Behavior Severity in Psychiatrically Hospitalized Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). J Autism Dev Disord. 2018 Nov;48(11):3720-3726. PubMed PMID: 29086209
  • Sannar EM, Palka T, Beresford C, Peura C, Kaplan D, Verdi M, Siegel M, Kaplan S, Grados M. Sleep Problems and Their Relationship to Maladaptive Behavior Severity in Psychiatrically Hospitalized Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). J Autism Dev Disord. 2017 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29086209

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Board Certification (2013)
  • Psychiatry, Board Certification (2012)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Child and Teen Health
  • Mental Health and Behavior
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Anxiety
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Bipolar Disorder
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Depression
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Mental Health and Behavior - Stress
Clinical Interests
Psychiatric medication management, behavioral interventions and support in accessing appropriate resources.

Care Philosophy
My interest is in working with children and young adults with co-morbid psychiatric and developmental concerns. This is a very special group of patients and I am honored to be a part of their care.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine (2002)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Pomona College (1996)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado, Psychiatry (2007)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2009)
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Languages: English
Department: Psychiatry-Child-CHC
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