Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

George E. Woody

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George E. Woody

Professor of Psychiatry at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
VA Medical Center/Bldg 7
University & Woodland Avenues
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 399-0980
Fax: (215) 399-0987
Education:
B.A. (History)
Amherst College , 1960.
M.D. (Psychiatry)
Temple University, 1964.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotating Intern, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA, 1964-1965.
Resident in Psychiatry, , Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1967-1970.
Student, Philadelphia Psychoanalytic Institute, Philadelphia, PA, 1968-1977.
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Description of Research Expertise

Substance abuse treatment outcome; dual diagnosis; HIV risk reduction

Description of Clinical Expertise

Substance abuse treatment; general psychiatry

Selected Publications

Cicero TJ, Inciardi JA, Adams EH, Geller A, Senay EC, Woody GE: Rates of abuse of tramadol remain unchanged with the introduction of new branded generic products: results of an abuse monitoring system, 1994-2004. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2005 Notes: In press.

Adams EH, Breiner S, Cicero TJ, Geller A, Inciardi JA, Schnoll SH, Senay EC, Woody GE: A comparison of the abuse liability of tramadol, NSAIDS and hydrocodone in patients with chronic pain. 2005 Notes: Under review.

Forman R, Woody G, McLellan T: Availability of websites offering to sell opioid-containing medications without a prescription. Am J Psychiatry 2005 Notes: In press.

Ling W, Amass L, Shoptaw S, Annon JJ, Babcock D, Brigham G, Harrer J, Reid M, Buchan B, Orr D, Woody G, Krejci J, et al: A multi-center randomized trial of buprenorphine-naloxone and clonidine for opioid detoxification: findings from the National Institute on Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network. Dependence 2005 Notes: In press.

Dart R, Woody GE, Kleber HD: Prescribing methadone as an analgesic. Ann Int Med 2005 Notes: In Press.

Thompson R, Kane V, Cook J, Waler P, Greenstein R, Woody G: Predictors of suicidal ideation in patients receiving methadone maintenance. J Psychoactive Drugs 2004-5 Notes: In press.

Krupitsky EM, Zvartau EE, Masalov DV, Tsoi MV, Burakov AM, Egorova VY, Didenko TY, Romanova TN, Ivanova EB, Bespalov AY, Verbitskaya EVV, Neznanov NG, Grinenko AY, O'Brien CP, Woody GE: Naltrexone for heroin dependence treatment in Russia. J Subst Abuse Treatment 26(4): 285-294, 2004.

Woody, G.E., Gallop, R., Luborsky, L., Blaine, J., Frank, A., Gastfriend, D., Crits-Christoph, P.: and the Cocaine Psychotherapy Study Group. HIV risk reduction in the NIDA cocaine psychotherapy study. J. Acq. Immune Def. Syndromes 33: 82-87, 2003.

Senay, E.C., Cicero, T.J., Geller, Woody, G.E. A., Adams, E.H., Inciardi, J.A., Munoz, A., Schnoll, S.H.: Typical and atypical withdrawal from Ultram (tramadol hydrochloride). Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2003 Notes: In press.

Woody, G.E., Gallop, R., Luborsky, L., Blaine, J., Frank, A., Gastfriend, D., Crits-Christoph, P.: and the Cocaine Psychotherapy Study Group. HIV risk reduction in the NIDA cocaine psychotherapy study. J. Acq. Immune Def. Syndromes 2003 Notes: In press.

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