Marlene B. Huff, PhD, LCSW

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Eating Disorders
  • Medical Ethics
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Mental Health Issues

Marlene B. Huff, PhD, LCSW


My name is Marlene Huff; I received my doctoral degree from the University of Kentucky, College of Arts and Sciences, Lexington. I am a certified Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Faculty rank

Professor of Pediatrics


University of Kentucky, College of Arts and Sciences, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Adolescent Medicine

Kentucky Clinic
Fourth Floor, Wing D
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-323-5643
Fax 859-257-9813

Office hours

Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m

Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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  1. Shashidhar H, Huff MB. Kentucky's shortage of pediatric gastroenterologists affects health care for all children. J Ky Med Assoc. 2009 Jun; 107(6):227. PMID: 19588562.
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  2. Huff MB, McClanahan KK, Brown HA, Omar HA. It is more than just a reproductive healthcare visit: experiences from an adolescent medicine clinic. Int J Adolesc Med Health. 2009 Apr-Jun; 21(2):243-8. PMID: 19702204.
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  3. Huff MB. Mental health corner. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2009 Feb; 22(1):65. PMID: 19232303.
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  4. Bright KL, Huff MB, Hollon K. A broken heart--the physician's role: bereaved parents' perceptions of interactions with physicians. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 May; 48(4):376-82. PMID: 19023107.
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  5. Deokar AM, Huff MB, Omar HA. Clinical management of adolescents with autism. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2008 Oct; 55(5):1147-57, viii. PMID: 18929057.
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  6. Boyd SE, Sanders CL, Kleinert HL, Huff MB, Lock S, Johnson S, Clevenger K, Bush NA, Van Dyke E, Clark TL. Virtual patient training to improve reproductive health care for women with intellectual disabilities. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2008 Sep-Oct; 53(5):453-60. PMID: 18761299.
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  7. Huff MB, Abuzz G, Omar H. Detecting and treating depression among adolescents presenting for reproductive care: realizing opportunities. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2007 Dec; 20(6):371-6. PMID: 18082860.
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  8. Huff MB, McClanahan KK, Omar HA. From healing the whole person: an argument for therapeutic touch as a complement to traditional medical practice. ScientificWorldJournal. 2006; 6:2188-95. PMID: 17370014.
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  9. Omar HA, Zakharia RM, Kanungo S, Huff M, McClanahan K. Incidence of galactorrhea in young women using Depot-Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. ScientificWorldJournal. 2006; 6:538-41. PMID: 16680366.
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  10. Huff M. No need to specialize: reproductive health is for all adolescents. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2006 Apr; 19(2):112-5. PMID: 16624701.
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  11. McClanahan KK, Huff MB, Omar HA. Holistic health: does it really include mental health? ScientificWorldJournal. 2006; 6:2092-9. PMID: 17370005.
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  12. Huff MB, Weisenfluh S, Murphy M, Black PJ. End-of-life care and social work education: what do students need to know?. J Gerontol Soc Work. 2006; 48(1-2):219-31. PMID: 17200081.
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  13. Huff MB. Role of hope in the survival of Vietnam combat veterans. Psychol Rep. 2002 Jun; 90(3 Pt 2):1191-6. PMID: 12150405.
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