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Mark A Riddle, M.D.

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Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Male

Expertise: Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , Child Psychiatry, Childhood Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, Pharmacology, Psychiatry ...read more

Research Interests: Children with obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders, and on pediatric pharmacology

Locations

The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Main Entrance)
Appointment Phone: 410-955-1925

1800 Orleans St.
The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center Building, Level 12
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-2320
Fax: 410-955-8691

Background

In the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Mark A. Riddle, M.D., focuses – in his research, teaching and clinical practice – on children with obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders and on pediatric pharmacology. A 1970 graduate of Indiana University, Professor Riddle received his M.S. degree from Indiana University and his medical degree, in 1977, from Indiana University School of Medicine. Following an internship in pediatrics at Indiana, he completed both a residency in psychiatry and a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine.

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Titles

  • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Professor of Pediatrics

Education

Degrees

  • MD, Indiana University School of Medicine (1977)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology / Child And Adolescent Psychiatry (1986)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology / Psychiatry (1982)

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Riddle's research, teaching and clinical practice focuses on children pediatric psychopharmacology and on various disorders, including anxiety and ADHD.

Learn more about Dr. Riddle's ADHD research.
Learn more about a study of weight gain in children on medication that is currently recruiting volunteers.

Selected Publications

Nestadt G, Samuels J, Riddle M, Bienvenu III OJ, Liang KY, LaBuda M, Walkup J, Grados M, Hoehn-Saric R. A family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Arch Gen Psych 57: 358-363, 2000.

Riddle MA, Reeve EA, Yaryura-Tobias JA, Wong LF, Claghorn JL, Gaffney G, Greist JH, Holland D, McConville B, Piggott T, Pravetz M, Walkup JT. Fluvomaxine for children and adolescents with obsessive compulsive disorder: A controlled multicenter trial. JAACAP 40: 222-229, 2001

The Research Units of Pediatric Psychopharmacology (RUPP) Anxiety Study Group: Walkup JT, Laballarte MJ, Riddle MA, Pine DS, Greenhill L, Klein R, Davies M, Sweeney M, Abikoff H, Hack S, Klee N, McCracken J, Bergman L, Piacentini J, March J, Compton S, Robinson J, O'Hara T, Baker S, Vitiello B, Ritz L, Roper M. Fluvoxamine for the treatment of anxiety disorders in children and adolescents. New England Journal of Medicine 344: 1279-1285, 2001

The Research Units of Pediatric Psychopharmacology (RUPP) Anxiety Study Group: Riddle MA, Ginsburg GS, Walkup JT, Laballarte MJ, Pine DS, Davies M, Greenhill L, Sweeney M, Klein R, Abikoff H, Hack S, Klee B, McCracken J, March J, Bergman L, Piacentini J, Compton D, Robinson J, O'Hara T, Baker S, Vitiello B, Ritz L, Roper M. The Pediatric Anxiety Rating Scale (PARS): Development and Psychometric Properties. JAACAP 41: 1061-1069, 2002

Riddle MA, Kastelic EA, Frosch E. Pediatric psychopharmacology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Applied Disciplines 42: 73-90, 2001

Videos & Media

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

Hopkins Psychiatry Newsletter article about Dr. Riddle's work.

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