Melissa A. Nishawala

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Melissa Nishawala

Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Clinical Dir Eating Dis Service
Med Dir Autism Spec Dis Clin Res Pgrm
NYU Behavioral Health Programs
NYU Child Study Center

Contact Info

Address
1 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

646/754-4880


Education

1988-1993 — Northwestern Univ Medical School, Medical Education
1993 — Nothwestern Univ, Medical Education
1993-1994 — St. Paul-Ramsey Medical Center, Internship
1994-1996 — University of Minnesota Hospital, Residency Training
1996-1998 — Hahnemann University Hospital, Residency Training

A preliminary study of cytokines in suicidal and nonsuicidal adolescents with major depression
Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Guttman, Leah E; Babb, James S; Alonso, Carmen M; Nishawala, Melissa; Katz, Yisrael; Gaite, Marta R; Gonzalez, Charles J. A preliminary study of cytokines in suicidal and nonsuicidal adolescents with major depression. Journal of child & adolescent psychopharmacology. 2009 Aug ;19(4):423-430 (101899)

Review of The invisible man. A self-help guide for men with eating disorders, compulsive exercise, and bigorexia
Mathewson, Karen; Nishawala, Melissa. Review of The invisible man. A self-help guide for men with eating disorders, compulsive exercise, and bigorexia [Book Review]. Journal of child & adolescent psychopharmacology. 2009 ;19(2):213-214 (101297)

Immune system dysregulation in adolescent major depressive disorder
Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Alonso, Carmen M; Babb, James S; Nishawala, Melissa; De Jesus, Georgette; Hirsch, Glenn S; Hottinger-Blanc, Pauline M Z; Gonzalez, Charles J. Immune system dysregulation in adolescent major depressive disorder. Journal of affective disorders. 2008 Sep 13;115(1-2):177-182 (93920)

Beyond the Black Box: Prescribing SSRIs to Adolescents
Nishawala, Melissa; Boorady, Roy Joseph; Koplewicz, Harold. Beyond the Black Box: Prescribing SSRIs to Adolescents. Primary psychiatry. 2006 ;13(1):51-56 Jan (62822)

Pancreatitis associated with serotonin-dopamine antagonists
Nishawala, Melissa A; Callaghan, Marian; Malatack, JJeffrey; Moughan, Beth; Ambrosini, Paul J; Price, Bernadette; Elia, Josephine. Pancreatitis associated with serotonin-dopamine antagonists. Journal of child & adolescent psychopharmacology. 1997 ;7(3):211-213 (55717)