Michael Gitlin, M.D.
Work Phone Number:
UCLA Psychr And Behavor Sciences
BOX 956968, 300 Medical Plaza, Ste 2347
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Outpatient Mood Disorders Program
Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
Awards and Honors:
Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital
Dr. Gitlin is Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine. He is currently the Director of the Adult Division and Director of the Mood Disorders Clinic at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital.
He is the author of many scientific articles and book chapters as well as two editions of a solo authored psychopharmacology textbook written for nonphysician therapists entitled The Psychotherapist's Guide to Psychopharmacology published by the Free Press. He recently coauthored a book entitled Psychotropic Drugs and Women with Dr. Victoria Hendrick.
He served as Chief of Staff at the Neuropsychiatric Hospital from 1997-1999.
His recent awards include: Distinguished Educator Award in Teaching from the UCLA Department of Psychiatry in 1999, the UCLA Department of Psychiatry Outstanding Housestaff Teaching Award in 1994, the Distinguished Service Award from the Southern California Psychiatric Society in 1995 and was named Psychiatric Times Teacher of the Year in 2002.
He has also won the award for the best Internal Medicine Board Review Course in the area of psychiatry from the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Bearden Carrie E, Shih Vivian H, Green Michael F, Gitlin Michael, Sokolski Kenneth N, Levander Eric, Marusak Susan, Hammen Constance, Sugar Catherine A, Altshuler Lori L
The impact of neurocognitive impairment on occupational recovery of
clinically stable patients with bipolar disorder: a prospective study.
Bartzokis George, Lu Po H, Stewart Stephanie B, Oluwadara Bolanle, Lucas Andrew J, Pantages Joanna, Pratt Erika, Sherin Jonathan E, Altshuler Lori L, Mintz Jim, Gitlin Michael J, Subotnik Kenneth L, Nuechterlein Keith H
In vivo evidence of differential impact of typical and atypical
antipsychotics on intracortical myelin in adults with schizophrenia.
Abulseoud Osama, Sane Natasha, Cozzolino Anthony, Kiriakos Lindsay, Mehra Vishal, Gitlin Michael, Masseling Susan, Whybrow Peter, Altshuler Lori L, Mintz Jim, Frye Mark A
Free T4 index and clinical outcome in patients with depression.
Journal of affective disorders,
Frye Mark A, Gitlin Michael J, Altshuler Lori L
Treating acute mania.
The Journal of family practice,