Michael J. Vergare, MD

Contact Dr. Vergare

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6912
(215) 955-5431
(215) 923-8219 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. The DSM-5 Clinical and Public Health Committee (CPHC): Operations, mechanics, controversies and recommendations
  2. The Use of Telehealth by Medical and Other Health Professional Students at a College Counseling Center
  3. Co-shared genetics and possible risk gene pathway partially explain the comorbidity of schizophrenia, major depressive disorder, type 2 diabetes, and metabolic syndrome
  4. Underlying construct of empathy, optimism, and burnout in medical students
  5. Who's your expert? Use of an expert opinion survey to inform development of american psychiatric association practice guidelines
  6. Leadership considerations for executive vice chairs, new chairs, and chairs in the 21st century
  7. Are medical students being taught invasive skills using simulation?
  8. Psychometrics of the scale of attitudes toward physician-pharmacist collaboration: A study with medical students
  9. A four factor model of systems-based practices in psychiatry
  10. The devil is in the third year: A longitudinal study of erosion of empathy in medical school
  11. Barriers to recovery and recommendations for change: The pennsylvania consensus conference on psychiatry's role
  12. Psychiatric evaluation of adults: Second edition
  13. The tipping point from private practice to publicly funded settings for early- and mid-career psychiatrists
  14. Empathy in medical students as related to specialty interest, personality, and perceptions of mother and father
  15. Medical symptoms associated with tobacco smoking with and without marijuana abuse among crack cocaine-dependent patients
  16. ACGME research requirements for residents in psychiatry.
  17. Relationship of serum prolactin with severity of drug use and treatment outcome in cocaine dependence
  18. Academic performance of psychiatrists compared to other specialists before, during, and after medical school
  19. Pre-treatment measures of impulsivity, aggression and sensation seeking are associated with treatment outcome for African-American cocaine-dependent patients
  20. Differences in peripheral noradrenergic function among actively drinking and abstinent alcohol-dependent individuals
  21. Comparison of Pretreatment Characteristics and Treatment Outcomes for Alcohol-, Cocaine-, and Multisubstance-Dependent Patients
  22. Relationship between seroton in transporter gene polymorphisms and platelet serotonin transporter sites among African-American cocaine-dependent individuals and healthy volunteers
  23. Relationship of Aggression, Sensation Seeking, and Impulsivity, with Severity of Cocaine Use
  24. High- and low-structure treatments for substance dependence: Role of learned helplessness
  25. Tobacco Smoking: Current Concepts in Etiology and Treatment