Robert M. Weinrieb

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Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician, Chief Psychiatric Consultant to the Penn Transplant Institute, University of Pennsylvania
Program Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship (ACGME accredited), Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Veteran's Affairs Medical Center
Clinical Associate, Department of Family and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
c/o Ms. Kathy Kratowicz
2 Dulles, Liver Transplant
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6178
Office: 215-662-2858
Fax: 215-662-2244

University of Rochester, 1979.
B.A. ((Psychology))
State University of New York at Buffalo , 1982.
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, 1987.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Addiction Psychiatry
Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Solid Organ Transplant Psychiatry

Selected Publications

Shmuts R, Weinrieb R, Patel, K: Forensic Issues in Hospital Based Psychiatric Settings. The Evolution of Forensic Psychiatry: History, Current Developments, Future Directions Sadoff, R (eds.). Page: 143-155, 2015.

Weinrieb R. Abbassi O: Psychiatric Examination of Liver Transplant Patients with Alcohol Use Disorders. Alcoholic Abuse and Liver Disease Page: 99-109, 2015.

Shmuts R, Abbasi O, Weinrieb R: Head Cases: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and Implications for Psychosomatic Medicine and Patient Care. Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, FL November 2014 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Sarwer D, Ritter S, D’Almeida T, Weinrieb R: Preoperative Mental Health Evaluations. Handbook of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings: Evidence Based Assessment and Intervention. Hunter, Hunter, Kessler (eds.). 2014.

Freeman J, Emond J, Gillespie BW, Appelbaum PS, Weinrieb R, Hill-Callahan P, Gordon EJ, Terrault N, Trotter J, Ashworth A, Dew MA , Pruett T and the A2ALL Study Group: Computerized Assessment of Competence-Related Abilities in Living Liver Donors: The Adult to-Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation Cohort Study (A2ALL). Clinical Transplantation 27: 633-645, 2013.

Zickmund SL, Campbell SA, Tirado CF, Zook CL, Weinrieb RM: Perceived Barriers to Hepatitis C Therapy for Patients Receiving Opioid Agonist Treatment. J Addict Med 6(3): 233-239, 2012.

Patel, KR, & Weinrieb, RM: Legal and Ethical Aspects of Psychosomatic Medicine. Journal of Psychiatry and Law 40(Spring): 63-67, 2012.

Weinrieb, RM, Van Horn, DA, Lynch, K, Lucey, MR: A Randomized Controlled Study of Treatment for Alcohol Dependence in Patients Awaiting Liver Transplantation. Liver Transplantation 17(5): 539-547, 2011.

Lasker JN, Sogolow ED, Olenik JM, Sass, DA, Weinrieb, RM: Uncertainty and Liver Transplantation: Women with Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Before and After Transplant. Women & Health 50(4): 359-375, 2010.

Kunkel E, del Busto E, Kathol R, Stern T, Wise TN, Stoddard II FR, Straus F, Saravay SM, Muskin PR, Dresner N, Harrington CJ, Weiner J, Barnhill J, Becker M, Joseph RC, Oyesanmi O, Fann JR, Colon E, Epstein S, Weinrieb RM: Physician Staffing for the Practice of Psychosomatic Medicine (PSM) in the 
General Hospital: A Pilot Study. Psychosomatics 51: 520-527, 2010.

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