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Maria A. Oquendo

Ruth Meltzer Professor of Psychiatry
Chairman of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Psychiatrist-in-Chief , University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Psychiatry

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3535 Market Street
Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tufts University, summa cum laude, 1980.
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1984.
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, summa cum laude, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine and Psychiatry, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, 1984-1985.
Resident in Psychiatry , Payne Whitney Psychiatric Clinic, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center , 1985-1988.
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Selected Publications

Kaiser, RH; Chase, HW; Phillips, ML; Deckersbach, Thio; Parsey, Ramin; Fava, Maurizio; McGrath, Patrick; Weissman, Myrna; Oquendo, MA; McInnis, MG; Carmody, Thomas; Cooper, CM; Trivedi, MH; Pizzagalli, DA: Dynamic Resting-State Network Biomarkers of Antidepressant Treatment Response. Biological Psychiatry April 2022 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2022.03.020.

Come, AX; Polanco-Roman, Lillian; Fortunato Dos Santos, Palmira; Fumo, Wilza; Mutemba, Rómulo; Pathare, Soumitra; Wainberg, ML; Oquendo, MA; Duarte, CS; Mello, MF; Lovero, KL : Social and Psychiatric Factors of Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Mozambican Adolescents. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry S0890-8567(22): 00193-9, April 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.jaac.2022.03.032.

Drachman, Rebecca; Colic, Lejla; Sankar, Anjali; Spencer, Linda; Goldman, DA; Villa, LM; Kim, JA; Oquendo, MA; Pittman, Brian; Blumberg, HP: Rethinking "aggression" and impulsivity in bipolar disorder: Risk, clinical and brain circuitry features. Journal of Affective Disorders 15(331-339): 303:331-339, April 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2022.02.047.

Sankar, Anjali; Scheinost, Dustin; Goldman, DA; Drachman, Rebecca; Colic, Lejla; Villa, LM; Kim, JA; Gonzalez1, Yarani; Marcelo, Imani; Shinomiya1, Mei; Pittman, Brian; Lacadie, CM; Oquendo, MA; Constable, RT; Blumberg HP : Graph theory analysis of whole brain functional connectivity to assess disturbances associated with suicide attempts in bipolar disorder. Translational Psychiatry (7), January 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1038/s41398-021-01767-z.

Lopez-Morinigo, JD; Boldrini, Maura; Ricca, Valdo; Oquendo, MA; Baca-García, Enrique: Aggression, Impulsivity and Suicidal Behavior in Depressive Disorders: A Comparison Study between New York City (US), Madrid (Spain) and Florence (Italy). Aggression, impulsivity and suicidal behaviour in depressive disorders 10(14), July 2021 Notes: DOI: 10.3390/jcm10143057.

Mari, JJ; Oquendo, MA.: Mental health consequences of COVID-19: the next global pandemic Trends in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy(42), 219-220, July-September 2021 Notes: DOI: 10.1590/2237-6089-2020-0081.

Barzilay, R., Moore, T.M., Calkins, M.E., Maliackel, L., Jones, J.D., Boyd, R.C., Warrier, V., Benton, T.D., Oquendo, M.A, Gur, R.C., Gur, R.E. : Deconstructing the role of the exposome in youth suicidal ideation: Trauma, neighborhood environment, developmental and gender effects Neurobiology of Stress 14: 10.1016/j.ynstr.2021.100314, May 2021.

Porras-Segovia,A; Cobo,A; Díaz-Oliván, A; Artés-Rodríguez,A; Berrouiguet,S; Lopez-Castroman,J; Courtet,P; Barrigón,ML; Oquendo,MA; Baca-García,E: Disturbed sleep as a clinical marker of wish to die: A smartphone monitoring study over three months of observation Journal of Affective Disorders 286: 330-337, May 2021 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2021.02.059.

Ryan, EP; Oquendo, MA. : Suicide Risk Assessment and Prevention: Challenges and Opportunities. Focus 18(2): 88-99, April 2021 Notes: 10.1176/appi.focus.20200011.

Wolk,CB; Last,BS; Livesey,C; Oquendo,MA; Press,MJ; Mandell,DS; Ingram,E; Futterer,AC; Kinkler,GP; Oslin,DW: Addressing Common Challenges in the Implementation of Collaborative Care for Mental Health: The Penn Integrated Care Program Ann Fam Med 19(2): 148-156, March - April 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1370/afm.2651.

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