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Department of Psychiatry Faculty

Nasuh Malas, MD, MPH

Contact Information

Email: nmalas@med.umich.edu

Primary Programs/Services:
Child and Adolescent

Education:

  • Fellowship, Pediatrics/General Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Residency, Pediatrics/General Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Internship, Pediatrics/General Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Maternal Child Health- Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disability Certificate, Waisman Center
  • MPH, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • BS, Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Clinical Interest:

  • Psychosomatics
  • Motivational Interviewing and Health Behavior Change Counseling
  • Developmental Disability
  • Chronic physical illness and development of psychopathology

Research Interest:

  • Innovations in Medical Education
  • Quality Improvement
  • Psychosomatics

Academic Appointment:

  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child Psychiatry
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Pediatrics

Recent or Representative Publications:

  • Malas N. “Motivational Interviewing: A Guide for Medical Trainees. Chapter 14: Learning and Experiencing Motivational Interviewing”. Antoine Douaihy, Thomas Kelly, Melanie Gold. In Press September 2014. Oxford University Press.
  • Schreiber J, Malas N. “2nd generation antipsychotics and the risk of TIIDM in Children and Adolescents.” American Academy of Pediatrics Grand Rounds. April 2014.
  • Malas N, Rofey D, Gold M, Kuchera AM, Pletcher J, Sucato G, Douaihy A, Hofkosh D, Ortiz-Aguayo R. “Implementing a Motivational Interviewing Curriculum for Pediatric Residents at a Large Academic Medical Center.” American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 60th Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. October 2013.
  • Malas N, Vitale C. “Safety for Special Kids Project: A Pilot Study of Safety Product Dissemination to Families of Children with Special Needs.” 2013 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition. Orlando, FL. October 2013.

Curriculum Vitae:

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