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Espinosa, Juan, MD

Title: Assistant Professor

Office: AHC1 348

Phone: 305-348-4147

Email: juaespin@fiu.edu

Specialty: Geriatrics Psychiatry

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Education: MD, University de Cartagenas, Bolivar, Colombia

Department(s): Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Education

  • 1972   MD, University of Cartagena, Bolivar, Columbia
  • 1978   Residency in Psychiatry, University of Miami, Affiliated Hospitals, Miami, FL
  • 1978   Chief Resident in Psychiatry, University of Miami, Affiliated Hospitals, Miami, FL

Clinical

  • 1978-2011: Private Practice, Miami, FL
  • 2002-2004: Chief of Psychiatry, Aventura Hospital, Miami, FL
  • 2006-Present: Chief of Psychiatry, Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, FL

Educational

  • Present: Visiting Professor, Escuela Colombiana de Medicina, Bogota, CO

Research

2003, Principal Investigator
"A prospective, multicenter, open label study of Aripiprazole in the management of patients with Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective disorder in general psychiatric practice."

2003, Sub-Investigator
"A randomized, open label, Long-term, Multicenter study of safety of Medisorb Naltrexone."

Present, Principal Investigator
"An International, Multicenter, Large Simple Trial (LST) to compare the cardiovascular safety of Ziprosidone or Olanzapine." Pfizer, Zodiac Study.

Present, Principle Investigator
Tukoi Institute for Clinical Research, Miami, FL