Dr. Robert William McCarley MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Robert McCarley is a psychiatrist in West Newton, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus and Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 50 years. He is one of 32 doctors at VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus and one of 12 at Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Clinical Interests: Sleep medicine, Research, Schizophrenia, neuroscience, sleep research, schizophrenia, neuroimaging, evoked potentials and EEG

Hospital Affiliation

Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System

VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1964–1965

Mass Mental Health Center
Residency, Psychiatry, 1965–1968

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1964

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 42 years in Psychiatry

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Progressive Reduction of Visual P300 Amplitude in Patients With First-Episode Schizophrenia: An ERP Study.
Oribe, N.,Hirano, Y.,Kanba, S.,Del Re, E.,Seidman, L.,Mesholam-Gately, R.,Goldstein, J. M.,Shenton, M.,Spencer, K. M.,McCarley, R. W.,Niznikiewicz, M.

Frequency and pattern of childhood symptom onset reported by first episode schizophrenia and clinical high risk youth.
Woodberry, K. A.,Serur, R. A.,Hallinan, S. B.,Mesholam-Gately, R. I.,Giuliano, A. J.,Wojcik, J. D.,Keshavan, M. S.,Frazier, J. A.,Goldstein, J. M.,Shenton, M. E.,McCarley, R. W.,Seidman, L. J.

Molecular Profiles of Pyramidal Neurons in the Superior Temporal Cortex in Schizophrenia.
Pietersen, C. Y.,Mauney, S. A.,Kim, S. S.,Lim, M. P.,Rooney, R. J.,Goldstein, J. M.,Petryshen, T. L.,Seidman, L. J.,Shenton, M. E.,McCarley, R. W.,Sonntag, K. C.,Woo, T. U.

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