Dr. David A Brent MD Psychiatrist

Dr. David Brent is a psychiatrist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 15 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Child & Adolescent

Hospital Affiliation

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Ranked #8 in Psychiatry

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Pediatrics, 1975 - 1976

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1978 - 1982

University of Colorado
Internship, Transitional Year, 1974 - 1975

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 33 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 32 years in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 31 years in Child Psychiatry

PA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Dimensional psychopathology in preschool offspring of parents with bipolar disorder.
Maoz, H.,Goldstein, T.,Axelson, D. A.,Goldstein, B. I.,Fan, J.,Hickey, M. B.,Monk, K.,Sakolsky, D.,Diler, R. S.,Brent, D.,Iyengar, S.,Kupfer, D. J.,Birmaher, B.

Prospective longitudinal course of aggression among adults with bipolar disorder.
Ballester, J.,Goldstein, B.,Goldstein, T. R.,Yu, H.,Axelson, D.,Monk, K.,Hickey, M. B.,Diler, R. S.,Sakolsky, D. J.,Sparks, G.,Iyengar, S.,Kupfer, D. J.,Brent, D. A.,Birmaher, B.

Antidepressants increase risk of behavioural symptoms in children and adolescents with depression or anxiety.
Brent, D. A.,Birmaher, B.

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