Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
- MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
- Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (Archived), American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
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Dr. Zamvil has conducted research on Bipolar Disorder in adults, adolescents and children as well as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Her psychopharmacologic studies have related to the efficacy and metabolism of Depakote and Lithium (including neuroimaging study). She has in the past received funding from Abbott Laboratories on work related to Depakote. She has presented and published in these areas.
Moore C, Demopoulos CM, Henry ME, Steingard R, Zamvil L, Katic A, Breeze JL, Moore JC, Cohen BM and Renshaw PF Brain-to-serum lithium ratio and age: An in vivo lithium magnetic resonance spectroscopy study Am J Psychiatry, July, 2002.
Henry CA, Zamvil LS, Lam C, Rosenquist KJ, and Ghaemi SN. Long-term Outcome with Divalproex in Children and Adolescents with Bipolar Disorder. J Child and Adolesc Psychopharmaco,, 13:523-529, 2003.
Books and Other Monographs/Chapter in a Book
Zamvil L, and Falk W. Disorders of Bodyweight. In :Lazare A, editor. Outpatient Psychiatry (2nd edition). Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins, 1988.
Chubinsky P, Gunnow C, and Zamvil L. Psychiatric Management of the Head Injred Patient. In: Jellinek MS,Herzog, DB, editors. The MGH Handbook on psychiatric Management of Medically Hospitalized Children. Yearbook Medical Publishers; 1989.
Gold, S. Health Watch; Bipolar Disorder and Depression, Zamvil, L. Expert Reviewer. Enslow Publishers: 2000
Zamvil L, and Cannon J. Polypharmacy in Children and Adolescents. In: Polypharmacy in Psychiatry, Ghaemi, N. editor. Marcel Dekker Publishing Compnay, 2002