Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

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Stanley N. Caroff

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.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY., 1975-1976.
Resident in Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, New York., 1976-1977.
Resident in Psychiatry, Montefiore Hospital, New York, NY., 1978-1979.
Postdoctoral Trainee and Fellow in Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA., 1979-1981.
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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.

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.

Mahncke H, Kim SJ, Stasio C, Walker T, Buckley P, Caroff S, Duncan E, Harvey PD, Jarskog LF, Lamberti S, Neuchterlein K, Stassnig M, Velligan D, Ventura J, Yasmin S, Keefe R. : Results of an FDA Device Clearance Trial for Plasticity-Based Adaptive Cognitive Remediation (PACR). (Schizophrenia International Research Society, Florence, Italy) April 2016.

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.

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, Mann SC, Campbell EC: Neuroleptic malignant syndrome and the catatonic dilemma. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 232(3): 661-662, 2015.

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

Caroff SN, Campbell EC: Risk of neuroleptic malignant syndrome in patients with NMDAR encephalitis. Neurol Sci 36(3): 479-480, 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.

Ungvari GS, Mann SC, Caroff SN: An outline of historical and clinical aspects of catatonic schizophrenia. Curr Psychiatr Rev 9: 94-100, 2013.

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