Stanley N. Caroff, M.D.

faculty photo
Emeritus Professor CE of Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Psychiatry Service (116A)
Philadelphia VA Medical Center
University and Woodland Avenues
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2158234066
Fax: 2158234610
B.A. (Anthropology)
Columbia University, 1971.
M.D. (Medicine)
Mount Sinai Medical School, 1975.
Permanent link
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Description of Research Expertise

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome,
Tardive dyskinesia
Antipsychotic pharmacology
Drug-induced hyperthermic disorders

Description of Clinical Expertise

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome,
Tardive dyskinesia
Antipsychotic pharmacology
Drug-induced hyperthermic disorders

Selected Publications

Caroff SN, Campbell EC: Drug-induced extrapyramidal syndromes; implications for contemporary practice. Psychiatr Clin N Am 39: 391-411, September 2016.

Kane JM, Correll CU, Nierenberg AA, Caroff SN, Sajatovic M, the Tardive Dyskinesia Assessment Working Group: Revisiting the Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale: Proceedings from the Tardive Dyskinesia Workshop. J Clin Psychiatry Epub, in press, 2018.

Caroff SN, Ungvari GS, Cunningham Owens DG: Historical perspectives on tardive dyskinesia. J Neurol Sci Epub, Feb 2018.

Caroff SN, Leong SH, Ng-Mak D, Campbell EC, Berkowitz RM, Rajagopalan K, Chuang CC, Loebel A.: Socioeconomic disparities and metabolic risk in veterans with serious mental illness. Community Ment Health J 2017.

Caroff SN, Campbell EC, Carroll B: Psychopharmacological treatment of tardive dyskinesia; recent developments. Exp Rev Neurotherapeutics 17(9): 871-881, Sept 2017.

Caroff SN, Aggarwal S, Yonan C. : Treatment of Tardive Dyskinesia with Tetrabenazine or Valbenazine: A Systematic Review Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research in press, 2017.

Gurrera RJ, Mortillaro G, Velamoor V, Caroff SN: A validation study of the international consensus diagnostic criteria for neuroleptic malignant syndrome. J Clin Psychopharmacol 37: 67-71, February 2017.

Caroff SN, Leong SH, Ng-Mak D, Rajagopalan K, Campbell EC, Berkowitz RM, Chuang CC, Loebel A. : Prevalence, risk factors and outcomes of metabolic syndrome among veterans with serious mental illness. American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, May31-June 3, 2016 May 2016.

Campbell EC, Caroff SN, Mann SN, Weinrieb RM, Berkowitz RM, Olson KN : Severe drug reactions. Clinical Handbook of Psychopharmacology in the Medically Ill, Second Edition. Ferrando SJ, Levenson JL, Robinson MJ, Owen JA (eds.). American Psychiatric Publishing Inc. 2016.

Caroff SN, Hurford I, Bleier HR, Gorton GE, Campbell EC: Recurrent idiopathic catatonia: implications beyond DSM 5. Clinical Psychopharmacol Neurosci in press,, 2015.

Caroff, S.C., Mann, S.C, Campbell, E.C., Sullivan, K.A: Neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Movement Disorder Emergencies: Diagnosis and Treatment Second Edition. Frucht, S.J. (eds.). Springer, New York, NY, Page: 43-57, 2013.

Campbell EC, Caroff SN, Mann SC: : Co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorders (revised). UpToDate Saxon AH, Hermann R, Marder S (eds.). Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016.

Caroff SN, Mann SC, Campbell EC : NMDAR-encephalitis and risk of neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Pediatric Neurology 66: e3, 2017.

Caroff SN: Parkinsonism-hyperthermia syndrome and deep brain stimulation. Can J Anesth February 2017 Notes: e-pub online.

back to top
Last updated: 05/10/2018
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania