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Oluwole Jegede, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Oluwole Jegede, MD, MPH

Mailing Address

  • 34 Park street

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States

Research Summary

My core interests are in pharmacologic treatments in addiction psychiatry, health disparities in addiction, and psychiatric epidemiology. My research explores population level influences of race and culture on addictions; pathways to addiction care, community reintegration and recovery among vulnerable populations including people with complex psychiatric and substance use disorders.

Coauthors

Research Interests

Opioid-Related Disorders; Psychiatry; Psychopharmacology; Minority Health; Healthcare Disparities; Addiction Medicine

Selected Publications

  • Clinical characteristics, hospital course, and outcomes among COVID-19 positive patients with mental illness in a community hospital in New York CityJegede, O., Anand Raman, A., Tiongson, B., Garlapati, P. R., Hershberger, J., & Gayam, V. (2021). Clinical characteristics, hospital course, and outcomes among COVID-19 positive patients with mental illness in a community hospital in New York City. International Journal of Mental Health, 50(1), 4-15.
  • Restraints utilization in a psychiatric emergency roomJegede, O. O., Ahmed, S. F., Olupona, T., & Akerele, E. (2017). Restraints utilization in a psychiatric emergency room. International Journal of Mental Health, 46(2), 125-132.