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Akinkunle Owoso, MD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Specialty Areas

Adult Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Certified

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Adult Psychiatry, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Psycho-Oncology

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  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Office Phone: (314) 286-1700
Fax: (314) 747-4995

Education

Education

Medical Degree: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 2007
Bachelor of Science: Zoology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 2003
Bachelor of Arts: Philosophy, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 2003
Residency: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2011
Research Fellowship: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2014

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A comparative study of psychotic and affective symptoms in Rwandan and Kenyan students.
Owoso A, Jansen S, Ndetei DM, Musau A, Mutiso VN, Mudenge C, Ngirababyeyi A, Gasovya A, Mamah D
Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2017 Jan 26; 1-12. doi: 10.1017/S2045796016001074.

PMID:
    28122655
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Characterizing psychosis risk traits in Africa: A longitudinal study of Kenyan adolescents.
Mamah D, Musau A, Mutiso VN, Owoso A, Abdallah AB, Cottler LB, Striley CW, Walker EF, Ndetei DM
Schizophr Res. 2016 Oct; 176(2-3)340-348. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2016.08.004.

PMID:
    27522263
    [PubMed - in process]
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The WERCAP Screen and the WERC Stress Screen: psychometrics of self-rated instruments for assessing bipolar and psychotic disorder risk and perceived stress burden.
Mamah D, Owoso A, Sheffield JM, Bayer C
Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Oct; 55(7)1757-71. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2014.07.004.

PMID:
    25128205
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Validation of a modified version of the PRIME screen for psychosis-risk symptoms in a non-clinical Kenyan youth sample.
Owoso A, Ndetei DM, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Khasakhala LI, Mamah D
Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Feb; 55(2)380-7. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2013.10.004.

PMID:
    24262118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cognition in schizophrenia and schizo-affective disorder: impairments that are more similar than different.
Owoso A, Carter CS, Gold JM, MacDonald AW 3rd, Ragland JD, Silverstein SM, Strauss ME, Barch DM
Psychol Med. 2013 Dec; 43(12)2535-45. doi: 10.1017/S0033291713000536.

PMID:
    23522057
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Classes of psychotic experiences in Kenyan children and adolescents.
Mamah D, Owoso A, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Muriungi SK, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM, Ndetei DM
Child Psychiatry Hum Dev. 2013 Jun; 44(3)452-9. doi: 10.1007/s10578-012-0339-5.

PMID:
    23065300
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence and characteristics of psychotic-like experiences in Kenyan youth.
Ndetei DM, Muriungi SK, Owoso A, Mutiso VN, Mbwayo AW, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM, Mamah D
Psychiatry Res. 2012 Apr 30; 196(2-3)235-42. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2011.12.053.

PMID:
    22460129
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Angiogenic proteins are expressed by brain blood vessels in Alzheimer's disease.
Thirumangalakudi L, Samany PG, Owoso A, Wiskar B, Grammas P
J Alzheimers Dis. 2006 Sep; 10(1)111-8.

PMID:
    16988487
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Schizophrenia spectrum disorders, psychosis risk, general medicine-psychiatry interface