Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Kevin G. Lynch

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Kevin G. Lynch

Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director, Biostatistics and Informatics Core, Center for Studies on Addictions, Dept. of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Psychiatry
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Contact information
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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