- Cardiac Research, Other
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Psychosocial Medicine and Behavioral Science, Other
Education & Training
- University of Iowa, PhD, Clinical Psychology
- Brown University, Clinical Psychology Internship
- Brown University, Neuropsychology
Neuropsychological evaluation of adults; Medical neuropsychology; Evaluation of dementia and cognitive changes in older adults
Dr. Hoth is a clinician and clinical investigator with interests in cognitive functioning among individuals with chronic medical illnesses. Her primary reserach focuses on how cardiovascular and pulmonary dysfunction contribute to cognitive impairment among older adults.
Teaching or Professional Positions
Supervisor and Lecturer for the Predoctoral Psychology Internship Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine.
Affiliations with the University of Colorado Denver
Assistant Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Psychological Association, Division 40
International Neuropsychological Society
Colorado Neuropsychology Society
International Society for Vascular Behavioural and Cognitive Disorders (Vas-Cog)
Awards & Recognition
2010-2015: NIH/NHLBI K23 Award, “Cardiopulmonary Mechanisms Affecting Cognition in COPD”
2009-2010: NIH/NCRR KL2 Scholar, Colorado Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CCTSI)
2005-2007: NIH/NIA F32 Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
2001-2003: NIH/NIA T32 Institutional Predoctoral Fellowship Award 2002: Young Investigator Award, American Neuropsychiatric Association
Hoth K.F., Wamboldt F.S., Bowler R., Make B., Holm K. (2011). Attributions about cause of illness in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 70(5), 465-472.
Hoth K.F., Gonzales M.M., Tarumi T., Miles S.C., Tanaka H., Haley A.P. (2011). Functional MR evidence of altered functional activation in metabolic syndrome. American Journal of Neuroradiology, 32(3), 541-547.
Hoth K.F., Poppas A., Ellison K.E., Paul R.H., Sokobin A., Cho Y., Cohen R.A. (2010). Link between change in cognition and left ventricular function following cardiac resynchronization therapy. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, 30(6), 401-408.
Hoth K.F., Poppas A., Moser D.J., Paul R.H., Cohen R.A. (2008). Cardiac dysfunction and cognition in older adults with heart failure. Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 21(2), 65-72.
Hoth K.F., Tate D.F., Poppas A., Forman D., Gunstad J., Moser D.J., Paul R.H., Jefferson A.L., Haley A.P., Cohen R.A. (2007). Endothelial dysfunction and white matter hyperintensities in older adults with cardiovascular disease. Stroke, 38(2), 308-312.