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Andres Barrera

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Attending Psychiatrist/Instructor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market Street
Room 2019
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia, 1990.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Psychiatry, Escuela Colombiana de Medicina, Bogotá, Colombia, 1992-1994.
Candidate in Psychoanalysis, Colombian Psychoanalytic Society, Bogotá, Colombia, 1995-1999.
Resident in psychiatry, Beth Israel Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, 2001-2005.
Fellow in Psychosomatic Medicine, INOVA Fairfax Hospital/George Washington University, Fairfax, Virginia, 2005-2006.
Master in Philosophy, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. , 2014-present.
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Selected Publications

Barrera A: Book review: “Self Psychology and Psychosis: The Development of the Self during Intensive Psychotherapy of Schizophrenia and other Psychoses." by David Garfield and Ira Steinman. Am J Psychiatry Nov. 1, 2016 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2016.16060664.

Oquendo MA, Barrera A, Ellis SP, Li S, Burke AK, Grunebaum M, Endicott J, Mann JJ: Instability of symptoms in recurrent major depression: a prospective study. Am J Psychiatry 161(2): 255-61, Feb 2004.

Oquendo MA, Echavarria G, Galfalvy HC, Grunebaum MF, Burke A, Barrera A, Cooper TB, Malone KM, Mann JJ: Lower cortisol levels in depressed patients with comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder. Neuropsychopharmacology 28(3): 591-8, March 2003.

Brainsky S, and Barrera A: Aspectos psicosociales de la tuberculósis pulmonar (Psychosocial aspect of Lung Tuberculosis). Revista de la Sociedad Colombiana de Psicoanálisis 20(3), Sept 1995.

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