Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

faculty photo

Maria A. Oquendo

Ruth Meltzer Professor of Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market Street
Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tufts University, 1980.
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1984.
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, 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.
Permanent link
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Selected Publications

Venezia, RG; Gorlyn, M; Burke, AK; Oquendo, MA; Mann, JJ; Keilp, JG.: The Impact of Cognitive Reserve on Neuropsychological Performance in Major Depressive Disorder. Psychiatry Research 15(270): 211-218, September 2018.

Parris, MS; Marver, JE; Chaudhury, SR; Ellis, SP; Metts, AV; Keilp, JG; Burke, AK; Oquendo, MA; Mann, JJ; Grunebaum, MF.: Effects of anxiety on suicidal thoughts: exploratory analysis of a randomized trial of paroxetine versus bupropion. International Clinical Psychopharmacology 33(5), September 2018.

Yang, J; Zhang, M; Ahn, H; Zhang, Q; Jin, T; Li, I; Nemesure, M; Joshi, N; Jiang, H; Miller, J; Ogden, RT; Petkova, E; Milak, M; Sublette, E; Sullivan, G; Oquendo, MA; Mann, JJ; Parsey, RV; DeLorenzo, C.: Development and Evaluation of a Multimodal Marker of Major Depressive Disorder. Human Brain Mapping August 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.1002/hbm.24282 (Epub ahead of print).

Trivedi, MH; South, C; Jha, M; Rush, AJ; Cao, J; Kurian, B; Phillips, M; Pizzagalli, DA; Trombello, JM; Oquendo, MA; Cooper, C; Bruder, G; McGrath, PJ; Parsey, R; Weissman, M; Fava, M.: A Novel Strategy to Identify Placebo Responders in Clinical Trials: Prediction Index of Clinical and Biological Markers in the EMBARC Trial. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics 87(5): 285-295, August 2018.

Madden, SP; Gorlyn, M; Burke, AK; Oquendo, MA; Mann, JJ: Keilp, JG.: The Lack of Meaningful Association Between Depression Severity Measures and Neurocognitive Performance. Journal of Affective Disorders August 2018 Notes: DOI:

Beers, SR; Keilp, JG; Melhem, N; Oquendo, MA; Pan, LT; Burke, AK; Zelazny, J Wiles, C; Brent, DA; Mann, JJ.: Personalized prediction of antidepressant versus placebo response: Evidence from the EMBARC study. Psychological Medicine 2: 1-10, July 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1017/S0033291718001708. [Epub ahead of print]

Fornaro, M; Grunebaum, MF; Sublette, ME; Burke, AK; Mann, JJ; Oquendo, MA.: Comparison of Familial and Non-familial Suicidal Behaviors in People with Major Depressive Disorder: Testing the Predictive Role of High-Yield Clinical Variables. Journal of Psychiatric 102: 118-22, July 2018.

Hoertel, N; Blanco, C; Olfson, M; Oquendo, MA; Wall, MM; Franco, S; Leleu, H; Lemogne, C; Falissard, B; Limosin, F.: A comprehensive model of predictors of suicide attempt in depressed individuals and effect of treatment-seeking behavior: Results from a national 3-year prospective study. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 79(5), July 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.4088/JCP.17m11704.

Zanderigo, F; Pantazatos, S; Rubin-Falcone, H; Ogden, RT; Thapa Chhetry, B; Sullivan, G; Oquendo, MA; Miller, JM; Mann, JJ.: In vivo relationship between serotonin 1A receptor binding and gray matter volume in the healthy brain and in major depressive disorder. Brain Structure and Function 223(6): 2609-2625, July 2018.

Arbuckle, MR; Luo, SX; Pincus, HA; Gordon, JA; Chung JY; Chavez, M; Oquendo, MA.: Trends in MD/PhD Graduates Entering Psychiatry: Assessing the Physician-Scientist Pipeline. Academic Psychiatry 42(3): 346-353, June 2018.

back to top
Last updated: 10/10/2018
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
Back to Top