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David W. Oslin, MD

Professor of Psychiatry
Staff Physician, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Director, VISN 4 Mental Illness, Research, Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC), Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Associate Chief of Staff, Behavioral Health, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Geriatric and Addiction Psychiatry
Treatment Research Center
3900 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2158235894
Fax: 2158234123
Education:

University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 1982.
B.S. (Biology major, Mathematics minor)
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, 1985.
M.D.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 1989.
Post-Graduate Training
Research Associate, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlotesville, VA, 1989-1990.
Intern in Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1990-1991.
Resident in Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1991-1993.
Chief Resident in Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1993-1994.
Post Doctoral Fellow in Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1994-1995.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Geriatric and Addiction Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1995-1996.
Certifications
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, 1991.
Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1995.
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Description of Research Expertise

Geriatric and Addiction Psychiatry

Description of Clinical Expertise

Geriatric and Addiction Psychiatry, Veterans Behavioral Health

Selected Publications

Maust Donovan T, Oslin David W, Marcus Steven C: Effect of age on the profile of psychotropic users: results from the 2010 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 62(2): 358-64, Feb 2014.

Clarke Toni-Kim, Weiss Amy R D, Ferarro Thomas N, Kampman Kyle M, Dackis Charles A, Pettinati Helen M, O'brien Charles P, Oslin David W, Lohoff Falk W, Berrettini Wade H: The dopamine receptor D2 (DRD2) SNP rs1076560 is associated with opioid addiction. Annals of human genetics 78(1): 33-9, Jan 2014.

Chopra Mohit P, Zhang Hongmei, Pless Kaiser Anica, Moye Jennifer A, Llorente Maria D, Oslin David W, Spiro Avron: PTSD is a chronic, fluctuating disorder affecting the mental quality of life in older adults. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry 22(1): 86-97, Jan 2014.

Chakravorty Subhajit, Grandner Michael A, Mavandadi Shahrzad, Perlis Michael L, Sturgis Elliott B, Oslin David W: Suicidal ideation in Veterans misusing alcohol: Relationships with insomnia symptoms and sleep duration. Addictive behaviors 39(2): 399-405, Oct 2013.

Oslin David W, Lynch Kevin G, Maisto Stephen A, Lantinga Larry J, McKay James R, Possemato Kyle, Ingram Erin, Wierzbicki Michael: A Randomized Clinical Trial of Alcohol Care Management Delivered in Department of Veterans Affairs Primary Care Clinics Versus Specialty Addiction Treatment. Journal of general internal medicine 29(1): 162-8, Sep 2013.

Strobel Brittany, McManus Lauren, Leong Shirley, Blow Frederic, Slaymaker Valerie, Berrettini Wade, Gordon Adam J, O'Brien Charles, Oslin David: A Cross-Sectional Study of Attitudes About the Use of Genetic Testing for Clinical Care Among Patients with an Alcohol Use Disorder. Alcohol and alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire) 48(6): 700-3, Aug 2013.

Foa Edna B, Yusko David A, McLean Carmen P, Suvak Michael K, Bux Donald A, Oslin David, O'Brien Charles P, Imms Patricia, Riggs David S, Volpicelli Joseph: Concurrent naltrexone and prolonged exposure therapy for patients with comorbid alcohol dependence and PTSD: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association 310(5): 488-95, Aug 2013.

Crist Richard C, Ambrose-Lanci Lisa M, Zeng Angela, Yuan Cindy, Kampman Kyle M, Pettinati Helen M, Oslin David W, O'Brien Charles P, Ferraro Thomas N, Doyle Glenn A, Lohoff Falk W, Berrettini Wade H: Case-control association study of WLS variants in opioid and cocaine addicted populations. Psychiatry research 208(1): 62-6, Jun 2013.

Chakravorty Subhajit, Grandner Michael A, Kranzler Henry R, Mavandadi Shahrzad, Kling Mitchel A, Perlis Michael L, Oslin David W: Insomnia in alcohol dependence: predictors of symptoms in a sample of veterans referred from primary care. The American journal on addictions / American Academy of Psychiatrists in Alcoholism and Addictions 22(3): 266-70, May-Jun 2013.

Clarke Toni-Kim, Crist Richard C, Kampman Kyle M, Dackis Charles A, Pettinati Helen M, O'Brien Charles P, Oslin David W, Ferraro Thomas N, Lohoff Falk W, Berrettini Wade H: Low frequency genetic variants in the μ-opioid receptor (OPRM1) affect risk for addiction to heroin and cocaine. Neuroscience letters 542: 71-5, May 2013.

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