David W. Oslin

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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
Chief of 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

University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 1982.
B.S. (Biology major, Mathematics minor)
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, 1985.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 1989.
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Description of Research Expertise

Geriatric and Addiction Psychiatry

Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Oslin's research includes behavioral health interventions, improving treatment outcomes for addictive disorders, and pharmacogenetics.

Selected Publications

McKay James R, Drapkin Michelle L, Van Horn Deborah H A, Lynch Kevin G, Oslin David W, DePhilippis Dominick, Ivey Megan, Cacciola John S: Effect of patient choice in an adaptive sequential randomization trial of treatment for alcohol and cocaine dependence. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology Jul 2015.

Heckman Carolyn J, Munshi Teja, Darlow Susan, Kloss Jacqueline D, Manne Sharon L, Perlis Clifford, Oslin David: The association of tanning behavior with psycho-tropic medication use among young adult women. Psychology, Health & Medicine Page: 1-7, Jun 2015.

Oslin David W, Leong Shirley H, Lynch Kevin G, Berrettini Wade, O'Brien Charles P, Gordon Adam J, Rukstalis Margaret: Naltrexone vs placebo for the treatment of alcohol dependence: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry 72(5): 430-7, Mar 2015.

Mavandadi Shahrzad, Jacques Natacha, Sayers Steven L, Oslin David W: Health-related social control among older men with depressive symptomatology. Aging & Mental Health Page: 1-8, Dec 2014.

Hershenberg Rachel, Mavandadi Shahrzad, Klaus Johanna R, Oslin David W, Sayers Steven L: Veteran preferences for romantic partner involvement in depression treatment. General Hospital Psychiatry 36(6): 757-9, Aug 2014.

Maust Donovan T, Chen Shirley H, Benson Amy, Mavandadi Shahrzad, Streim Joel E, DiFilippo Suzanne, Snedden Thomas M, Oslin David W: Older adults recently started on psychotropic medication: where are the symptoms? International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 30(6): 580-6, Aug 2014.

Chakravorty Subhajit, Hanlon Alexandra L, Kuna Samuel T, Ross Richard J, Kampman Kyle M, Witte Lauren M, Perlis Michael L, Oslin David W: The effects of quetiapine on sleep in recovering alcohol-dependent subjects: a pilot study. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology 34(3): 350-4, Jun 2014.

Kasckow J, Klaus J, Morse J, Oslin D, Luther J, Fox L, Reynolds C, Haas G L: Using problem solving therapy to treat veterans with subsyndromal depression: a pilot study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 29(12): 1255-61, May 2014.

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.

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Last updated: 11/05/2015
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