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Kevin J. Black, MD

Professor, Psychiatry,
Neurology, Radiology and Neurobiology

Specialty Areas

Adult Psychiatry
Movement Disorders
Tourette's Syndrome

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Tourette syndrome (TS), tic disorders, Huntington's disease, tardive dyskinesia, catatonia, neuropsychiatry of Parkinson's disease and dystonia, psychogenic or atypical movement disorders.

NOTE: Physician is available to see new patients for Tourette and other movement disorders only

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures



Barnes-Jewish Hospital
McMillan Building

517 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Lower Level
Office Phone: 314-362-6908
Fax: 314-747-3258



Fellowship: Movement Disorders and Neuroimaging, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
Residency: Psychiatry, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 1994
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 1990
B.S.: Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

*Greene DJ, *Williams AC III, Koller JM, Schlaggar BL, Black KJ, The Tourette Association of America Neuroimaging Consortium (2016). Brain structure in pediatric Tourette syndrome. Mol Psychiatry [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27777415 PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC5405013 DOI: 10.1038/mp.2016.194 
*Equal contributors  

Black KJ, Black ER, Greene DJ, Schlaggar BL (2016). Provisional Tic Disorder: what to tell parents when their child first starts ticcing [version 1]. F1000Res 5:696. PubMed PMID: 27158458 PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC4850871 DOI: 10.12688/f1000research.8428.1

Koller JM, Vachon MJ, Bretthorst GL, Black KJ (2016 April). Rapid quantitative pharmacodynamic imaging with Bayesian estimation. Front Neurosci. 10: 144. PubMed PMID: 27092045 PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC4825616 DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2016.00144  

Greene DJ, Church JA, Dosenbach NUF, Nielsen AN, Adeyemo B, Nardos B, Petersen SE, Black KJ, Schlaggar BL (2016). Multivariate pattern classification of pediatric Tourette syndrome using functional connectivity MRI. Dev Sci 19(4):581-598. PubMed PMID: 26834084 PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC4945470 DOI: 10.1111/desc.12407  

Eisenstein SA, Koller JM, Black KD, Campbell MC, Lugar HM, Ushe M, Tabbal SD, Karimi M, Hershey T, Perlmutter JS, Black KJ (2014 Aug). Functional anatomy of subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinson disease. Ann Neurol. 76(2): 279-95. PubMed PMID 24953991 PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC4172323 DOI: 10.1002/ana.24204  

Black KJ, Koller JM, Campbell MC, Gusnard DA, Bandak SI (2010 Dec 1). Quantification of indirect pathway inhibition by the adenosine A2a antagonist SYN115 in Parkinson disease. J Neurosci. 30(48): 16284-92. PubMed PMID 21123574PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC3008651 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2590-10.2010  

Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

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This physician reported the following financial interests during calendar year 2018:

Company Name: Acadia


Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $1 - $9,999

Speaker Fees: $1 - $9,999

Reporting Date: May 01, 2019

Company Name: QuanDy n


Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2019