Kevin G. Lynch, PhD

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Psychiatry
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Suite 370, 3440 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2157467707
Fax: 2157462988
B.Sc. ((Mathematics))
University College, Galway, Ireland , 1988.
M.Sc. ( (Mathematics and Statistics))
University College, Galway, Ireland , 1989.
M.A. ((Statistics))
Yale University , 1990.
Ph.D ((Statistics))
Yale University , 1997.
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Description of Research Expertise


Selected Publications

Van Horn DHA, Rennert L, Lynch KG, and McKay JR: Social network correlates of participation in telephone continuing care for alcohol dependence. American Journal on Addictions 23(5): 447-452, 2014.

Pettinati HM, Kampman KM, Lynch KG, Dundon WD, Mahoney EM, Wierzbicki MR, O’Brien CP,: A pilot trial of injectable, extended-release naltrexone for the treatment of co-occurring cocaine and alcohol dependence. American Journal on Addictions 23(6): 591-597, 2014.

Dugosh KL, Festinger DS, Lynch KG, Marlowe DB. : The Survey of Treatment Entry Pressures (STEP): Identifying Client's Reasons for Entering Substance Abuse Treatment Journal of Clinical Psychology 70(10): 956-966, 2014.

McKay JR, Van Horn DH, Lynch KG, Ivey M, Cary MS, Drapkin M, and Coviello D: Who benefits from extended continuing care for cocaine dependence? Addictive Behaviors 39(3): 660-668, 2014.

Rennert L, Denis C, Peer K, Lynch KG, Gelernter J, Kranzler HR: DSM-5 Gambling Disorder: Prevalence and Characteristics in a Substance Use Disorder Sample. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology 22(1): 50-56, 2014.

Plebani, J.G., Lynch, K.G., Rennert, L., Pettinati, H.M., O’Brien, C.P. and Kampman, K.M.: A Pilot Study of Varenicline for the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 153(2): 754-758, 2014.

Langleben DD, Ruparel K, Elman I, Loughead JW, Busch E, Cornish J, Lynch KG, Childress AR, Nuwayser ES, and O’Brien CP: Extended Release Naltrexone Modulates Brain Response To Drug Cues In Abstinent Heroin Dependent Patients. Addiction Biology 19(2): 267-271, 2014.

Oslin DW, Lynch KG, Maisto SA, Lantinga LJ, McKay JR, Possemato K, Ingram E, and Wierzbicki, M: A Randomized Clinical Trial of Alcohol Care Management Delivered in VA Primary Care Clinics Versus Specialty Addiction Treatment. Journal of General Internal Medicine 20(1): 162-168, 2014.

Small DS, Joffe MM, Lynch KG, Roy JA, and Localio AR: Tom Ten Have's Contributions to Causal Inference and Biostatistics: Review and Future Research Directions. Statistics in Medicine 133(20): 3421-3422, 2014.

Leiby, BE, Ten Have, TR, Lynch, KG, and Sammel, M: Bayesian multivariate growth curve latent class models for mixed outcomes. Statistics in Medicine 13(20): 3434-3452, 2014.

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