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Abigail Schlesinger, MD

Abigail Schlesinger, MD
Job Title Medical Director, Outpatient Behavioral Health and Child and Family Counseling Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Job Title Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
11279 Perry Hwy., Suite Suite 204
Wexford, PA 15090
724-933-3910 Phone
724-933-4508 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2000 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa.
 

Residency:

2004 General Psychiatry, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich.
 

Fellowship:

2006 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Postdoctoral Research:

2008 University of PIttsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Memberships

  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Association of Directors of Residency Training

Board Certifications

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

Publications

  • Schlesinger AB In this Issue/Abstract Thinking:  Schlesinger, A. Primary care providers and Depression in community settings. JACAAP 47: 975-976, 2008.
  • Schlesinger AB.  Introduction to child and adolescent psychiatry, Evaluation principles in child and adolescent psychiatry, Evaluation highlights in child and adolescent psychiatry, Components of evaluation in child and adolescent psychiatry, Evaluation and treatment of elimination disorders, Other areas of interest in child and adolescent psychiatry, Sections in the Child and adolescent chapter in Kupfer DJ, Brent DA, Lewis D, Reynolds C, Travis M(eds).  The Oxford American Handbook of Psychiatry, eds, Oxford, UK, Oxford Press, 2008.
  • Schlesinger AB & Campo JV.  Promoting access to quality psychopharmacology services for youths.  Ped Annals. 37: 542-531, 2007.

Clinical Specialties

  • Quality care
  • Using education to improve mental health services
  • Integrating systems, with an emphasis on pediatric primary care and mental health
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March 5, 2012
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