Resident Research

Current Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Mahgoub Y, Hameed A, Francis A. Covert dyskinesia with aripiprazole [case report]. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2016; 18(3), In Press, 2016.
  • Kushwaha V, Lohs S, Emanuel RJ, Bellon A.  A case of risperidone induced priapism in a patient with glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.  Journal of Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses.  In Press, 2016.
  • Mayes SD, Calhoun SL, Baweja Ra, Mahr F, Feldman L, Syed E, Gorman AA, Montaner J, Annapareddy J, Gupta N, Bello A, Siddiqui F.  Suicide ideation and attempts are associated with co-occurring oppositional defiant disorder and sadness in children and adolescents with ADHD.  J Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment 2015; 37: 274-282.
  • Kritikou I, Basta M, Vgontzas AN, Pejovic S, Fernandez-Mendoza J,Liao D, Bixler EO, Gaines J, Chrousos GP. Sleep Apnea and Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis in Men and Women: Effects of CPAP. In press, European Respiratory Journal 2015.
  • Fernandez-Mendoza J, Vgontzas AN, Kritikou I, Calhoun SL, Liao D, Bixler EO. Natural history of excessive daytime sleepiness: role of obesity, weight loss, depression, and sleep propensity. Sleep. 2015 Mar 1;38(3):351-60. doi: 10.5665/sleep.4488. PMID: 25581913
  • Gaines J, Vgontzas AN, Fernandez-Mendoza J, Kritikou I, Basta M, Bixler EO. Gender differences in the association of sleep apnea and inflammation. Brain Behav Immun. 2014
  • Kritikou I, Basta M, Vgontzas AN, Pejovic S, Liao D, Tsaoussoglou M, Bixler EO, Stejanakis Z, Chrousos GP.  Sleep apnea, sleepiness, inflammation, and insulin resistance in middle-aged males and females. Eur Respir J 2014;43:145-155.

Presentations at Technical and Professional Meetings

  • Mahgoub Y, Francis A.  ECT Treatment Dropouts:  Retrospective Study.  Annual ISEN Conference, May 14-15, 2016, Atlanta, GA.
  • Mahgoub Y, Hameed A, Francis A.  Rare Occurrence of Covert Dyskinesia Following Aripiprazole Discontinuation:  A Case Report.  American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 14-18, 2016, Atlanta, GA.
  • Mahgoub Y, Saunders E, Hameed U, Francis A.  TBI-Induced Mania: Case Report.  Regional Psychiatric Association, June 2016, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Mayes SD, Lockridge R, Baweja Ri, Waschbush D, Calhoun SL, Baweja Ra, Bixler EO.  Stability of Bullying and Victimization from Childhood through Adolescence in a General Population Sample American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 14-18, 2016, Atlanta, GA.
  • Singh J, Hameed A, Hameed U.  Does Rank Order Effect PRITE Scores During Residency?  Colloquium of Scholars Meeting of Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society, April 9, 2016, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Criley C, Li Y, Vgontzas AN, Fernandez-Mendoza J, Kritikou I, Basta M, Pejovic S, Gaines J, Bixler EO.  Psychomotor Vigilance Test is Associated with Subjective, But Not Objective, Daytime Sleepiness in Sleep Apnea.  Sleep 2016, June 11-15, 2016, Denver, CO.
  • Alexandros N. Vgontzas, Jordan Gaines, Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, Ilia Kritikou, Maria Basta, Edward O. Bixler.  Gender Differences in the Association of Inflammation, Sleep Apnea, and Hypertension .  APSS, 6-10/2015; Seattle, Washington
  • Yun Li, Alexandros Vgontzas, Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, Ilia Kritikou, and Edward O Bixler.  Underlying Mechanisms on Subjective and Objective Excessive Daytime Sleepiness APSS, 6-10/2015; Seattle, Washington
  • Yun Li, Alexandros Vgontzas, Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, Ilia Kritikou, Maria Basta, Slobodanka Pejovic, Edward O Bixler.  Interplay of Short Sleep Duration and Impaired Cognition on All-cause Mortality Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, Fan He, Alexandros N. Vgontzas, Duanping Liao, Edward O. Bixler.  APSS, 6-10/2015; Seattle, Washington
  • Maghoub, Y, Hameed, A, Francis, A. Rare Occurrence of Covert Dyskinesia after Aripiprazole Discontinuation:  A Case Report and Literature Review, Pennsylvania Psychiatric Association Regional Meeting, Philadelphia PA, March 7 2015
  • Baweja R, Baweja R, Chaugule A, Rapp M. Musical Hallucinations- Correlation with Childhood Abuse: A Case Report and Literature Review. Poster was presented at Institute on Psychiatric Services, San Francisco, USA. October 30-November 2, 2014.
  • Piddoubny, W., Yacoub, A., Francis, A.  Emergent Depression Following Cessation of the Estrogen-Modulator Raloxifine:  Case Report and Literature Review, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, November 2014.
  • Ahmad Hameed M.D., Michael Mitchell MA., Amanda White BS., Eric A Youngstrom PhD., Roger E Meyer M.D. and Alan J Gelenberg. Does the Level of Education Relate to Severity of Suicidality as Measured by the Sheehan-Suicidality Tracking Scale (S-STS)? An Analysis with an Adult Psychiatric Inpatient Population. M.D.  53rd Annual Meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. December 7011, 2014. Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Ahmad Hameed M.D., Amanda White BS., Michael Mitchell MA., Eric A Youngstrom PhD., Roger E Meyer M.D. and Alan J Gelenberg M.D. Confirmation of Religiosity as a Protective Factor Against Suicidality Within a Psychiatric Inpatient Sample By Using C-SSRS. D. 66th Annual Meeting of  Institute on Psychiatric Services (IPS). October 30-Nov. 2, 2014.
  • Ahmad Hameed M.D., Amanda White BS., Michael Mitchell MA., Eric A Youngstrom PhD., Roger E Meyer M.D. and Alan J Gelenberg M.D  Binge Drinking Associated with an Increase in Suicidal Behavior in Adult Psychiatric Inpatient Population as Assessed by S-STS?. 66th Annual Meeting of  Institute on Psychiatric Services (IPS). October 30-Nov. 2, 2014.
  • Ahmad Hameed M.D., Amanda White BS., Michael Mitchell MA., Eric A Youngstrom PhD., Roger E Meyer M.D. and Alan J Gelenberg M.D.  Is the Frequency of Binge Drinking Related to a Higher Risk of Suicidal Behavior? An Assessment by Utilizing the C-SSRS in Adult Psychiatric Inpatients. 66th Annual Meeting
  • Ahmad Hameed M.D., Amanda White BS., Michael Mitchell MA., Eric A Youngstrom PhD., Roger E Meyer M.D. and Alan J Gelenberg M.D.  Do Patient  Satisfaction and Compliance with Mental Health Treatment Prior to Inpatient Admission Relate to Outcomes on Standardized Suicide Assessment. 66th Annual Meeting of  Institute on Psychiatric Services (IPS). October 30-Nov. 2, 2014.

Other Presentations

  • Hameed A, Kirtikou I, Nardi R, Francis A, Koser J.  Penn State Psychiatry: 2012-2015, Four Years of Scholarship, Innovation and Achievement.  Penn State EdVenture 2016, Penn State College of Medicine, March 7, 2016, Hershey, PA.
  • Joshi A, Generalla J, Thompson B, Haidet P.  Facilitating Feedback Using a Smartphone App.  Resident/Fellow Research Day, Penn State College of Medicine, April 26, 2016, Hershey, PA.
  • Khan N, Siddiqui FS, Hameed A.  Bipolar Disorder or Pramipaxole Induced Impulsivity:  A Case Report.  Resident/Fellow Research Day, Penn State College of Medicine, April 26, 2016, Hershey, PA.
  • Mayes D, Lockridge R, Baweja Ri, Waschbusch D, Calhoun SL, Baweja Ra, Bixler EO.  Stability of Bullying and Victimization from Childhood Through Adolescence in a General Population Sample.  Resident/Fellow Research Day, Penn State College of Medicine, April 26, 2016, Hershey, PA.
  • Sandhu R, Khan N, Rapp M, Francis A.  Fentanyl-Induced Catatonia:  Case Report and Literature Review.  Resident/Fellow Research Day, Penn State College of Medicine, April 26, 2016, Hershey, PA.
  • Mayes, Calhoun, Baweja, Mahr, Feldman, Syed, Gorman, Montaner, Annapareddy, Gupta, Bello & Siddiqui (2014 May).  Suicidation and attempts and bullying in child and adolescent psychiatric and general population samples.  Pediatric Research Day, Hershey, PA.
  • Hameed A, Kritikou I, Joshi A. Penn State Psychiatry 2012-2014: Three years of Scholarship, Achievement and Innovation.  EdVenture Penn State 2015.
  • S Sandhu, Bixler EO, Covington A, Kaur K, Miller R, Singareddy R. Objective sleep in Adolescents and Young Adults with Anxiety Disorders: A General population study sample. Penn State Annual Resident Research Day 2015.

Media Appearances

  • Saunders E, Nardi R.  Featured in article Psychiatrist Shortage Strains Health System, Citizen’s Voice, January 10, 2016.

Awards

  • Generalla, J.  Tan Award – 2016.  Attend the Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine Chief Residents Leadership Conference, June 3-5, 2016, Bronx, NY.  Dr. Generalla was selected as Chief Resident for 16/17; and attended the Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry and presented, “Feedback Using a Smartphone App”.  Which was accepted as an ‘Innovations in Medical Education’ Poster, June 16-18, 2016, Excelsior Springs, MO.
  • Mahgoub, Y.  Tan Award – 2016.  Present posters: “ECT Treatment Dropout” at the International Society for ECT and Neurostimulation Meeting, May 14-15, 2016, Atlanta, GA; and “Rare Occurrence of Tardive Dyskinesia Following Aripiprazole Discontinuation:  A Case Report” at the American Psychiatric Association Meeting, May 16-17, Atlanta, GA.
  • Taiwo, A.  Tan Award – 2016.  Attend the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Meeting, December 2-6, 2015, Huntington Beach, CA.  An addictions and treatment course and expand knowledge base, given career goals.  Multiple subsequent presentations provided to resident cohort.