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Roberto Ortiz-Aguayo, MD

Roberto Ortiz-Aguayo, MD
Job Title Clinical Director, Behavioral Science Division, Campus Based Services
Job Title Associate Director, Residency Training, Triple Board Program, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Job Title Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Behavioral Science Divisions, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4117 Penn Ave., Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
412-692-5100 Phone
412-692-5986 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2002 University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Residency:

2007 Triple Board Residency Training Program, Pediatrics/General Psychiatry/Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.

 

Memberships

  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics Examination Committee
  • International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions
  • Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Association of Pediatric Program Directors
  • American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training
  • National Association for Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training Programs

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
  • American Board of Pediatrics

Awards

  • 2014 Fellow, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Invested at APM 61st Annual Meeting
  • 2014 Clinical Educator of the Year Award (Outstanding Clinical Education of Medical Students), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • 2012 Clinical Excellence Awards, Physician of the Year Award, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • 2010 Certificate of Recognition-Praise from Patients, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • 2007 Outstanding Child Teaching Resident Award, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
  • 2006 AACAP Pilot Research Award for Junior Faculty and Child Psychiatry Fellows, Supported by Eli Lilly and Company
  • 2005 AACAP Outstanding Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Resident Award, AACAP 52nd Annual Meeting
  • 2005 AACAP - Pfizer Travel Award, AACAP 52nd Annual Meeting
  • 1999 Cancer Research Training Award, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.
  • 1996 National Hispanic Fund Honoree, National Hispanic Fund
  • 1996 Unanimous Recognition for Academic Achievement, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Senate
  • 1995, 1996 Howard Hughes Honor Award, University of Puerto Rico

Publications

  • Malas NM, Ortiz-Aguayo R, Meyer V. Development of mania with carbamazepine for treatment of seizure disorder in a 7-year-old boy. J Clin Psychiatry. 2015 Jan 76(1):e117-8.
  • Sporn A, Gogtay N, Ortiz-Aguayo R, Alfaro C, Tosell J, Lenane M, Gochman P, Rappoport J. Clozapine Induced neutropenia in Children: management with Lithium Carbonate. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2003 Fall; 13 (3): 401-4.
  • Andras Kiss, Roberto Ortiz-Aguayo, Richard Sharp, Glenn Merlino, Snorri S. Thorgeirsson, Frank J. Gonzalez and Jeffrey M. Peters. Evidence that reduction of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) is not required for peroxisome proliferator-induced hepatocyte proliferation. Carcinogenesis. 2001; 22(6): 975-979.
 
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March 20, 2015
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