Meredith L Spada, MD
Education & Training
Selected Honors & Awards
- Spada M, Kmiec J, Glance JB, Gopalan P. (2019). Consideration of Opioid Agonist Treatment in a Pregnant Adolescent: A Case Report and Literature Review. Substance Abuse. [Epub ahead of print].
- Spada M, Simpson M, Gopalan P, Azzam PN. (2018). Induction of Labor for Psychiatric Indications: A Case Series and Literature Review. Psychosomatics, 60, 2, 204-210.
- McClafferty LP, Spada M, Gopalan P. (2018). Pharmacologic Treatment of Sleep Disorders in Pregnancy. Sleep Medicine Clinics, 13, 2, 243-250.
- Spada M, Lundblad W, Glance J, Rosenstock J, Gopalan P, Azzam PN, Jacobson SL, Travis MJ. (2018). Self-Assessment of Teaching Skills Among Psychiatric Residents. Academic Psychiatry, 42, 4, 477-481.
Pitt Psychiatry at the 2021 Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Annual Meeting 2021
Pitt Psychiatry consultation-liaison faculty and trainees attended the virtual Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry annual meeting and presented four posters, seven symposia/workshops, and 10 oral papers. Award Meghan Keil, MD (PGY3) received a 2021 ACLP Trainee Registration Grant (formerly known as a Travel Award). She presented a poster entitled "‘I’m Finally Dealing with Everything at Once’: Perinatal...
Recent Clinical Innovations in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and Telepsychiatry
Recent papers from the Department of Psychiatry examine clinical initiatives around consultation-liaison psychiatry and first-episode psychosis, consultation-liaison psychiatry in the obstetrical setting, and the expansion of telepsychiatry during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: First-Episode Psychosis and the Role of the Psychiatric Consultant Timely recognition...
The Department of Psychiatry Welcomes Resident Alum Meredith Spada, MD to the Faculty
The Department of Psychiatry is delighted to announce that Meredith Spada, MD, has joined the faculty as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry. Dr. Spada earned her MD from Penn State University in 2014. She completed a residency in adult psychiatry at UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital (WPH) in the Academic Administrator Clinician Educator (AACE) Track and the Women’s Mental Health Area of Concentration, and...