Bryan B Shapiro

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Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior
School of Medicine
M.D., The Medical School for International Health at Ben Gurion University of the Negev, 2017
M.P.H., University of California, Los Angeles, 2012
B.A., Pomona College, 2011, Neuroscience
University of California, Irvine
3800 W. Chapman Ave. Orange, CA 92868
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Antidepressant withdrawal, psychopharmacology
Short Biography
Psychiatrist, born and raised in Orange County.
Understanding delivery of collectively built protocols in an online health community for discontinuation of psychiatric drugs. Proc ACM Human-Computer Int 5 (CSCW2) 2021: 1-29. Papoutsaki S, So G, Kenderova G, Shapiro B, Epstein DA.
Prazosin for treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CNS Spect. 2021 26(4): 338-344. Reist C, Streja E, Tang CC, Shapiro B, Mintz J, Hollifield M. PMID: 32362287
Depression. Ann Intern Med. 2021 05; 174(5):ITC65-ITC80. McCarron RM, Shapiro B, Rawles J, Luo J. PMID: 33971098.
A safety evaluation of aripiprazole in the treatment of schizophrenia. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2020 Dec; 19(12):1529-1538. Preda A, Shapiro BB. PMID: 33064050.
Caffeine Restrictions in Inpatient Psychiatric Settings: Precipitating Withdrawal? J Addict Med. 2020 Jul/Aug; 14(4):269-271. Shapiro B. PMID: 31609867.
Case of significantly delayed divalproex-induced thrombocytopaenia. BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Dec 02; 12(12). Park A, Shapiro B, Hedayati B, Faziola L. PMID: 31796434.
Subtherapeutic doses of SSRI antidepressants demonstrate considerable serotonin transporter occupancy: implications for tapering SSRIs. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2018 09; 235(9):2779-2781. Shapiro BB. PMID: 30097698.
Cryptococcal meningitis in a daily cannabis smoker without evidence of immunodeficiency. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jan 26; 2018. Shapiro BB, Hedrick R, Vanle BC, Becker CA, Nguyen C, Underhill DM, Morgan MA, Kopple JD, Danovitch I, IsHak WW. PMID: 29374632.
Hemodialysis treatment engenders anxiety and emotional distress?. Clin Nephrol. 2017 Oct; 88(10):205-217. Kopple JD, Shapiro BB, Feroze U, Kim JC, Zhang M, Li Y, Martin DJ. PMID: 28818189.
Quality of life and functioning of Hispanic patients with Major Depressive Disorder before and after treatment. J Affect Disord. 2018 01 01; 225:117-122. López E, Steiner AJ, Manier K, Shapiro BB, Vanle B, Parisi T, Dang J, Chang T, Ganjian S, Mirocha J, Danovitch I, IsHak WW. PMID: 28826087.
Dietary energy requirements in relatively healthy maintenance hemodialysis patients estimated from long-term metabolic studies. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Mar; 103(3):757-65. Shah A, Bross R, Shapiro BB, Morrison G, Kopple JD. PMID: 26864370.
Association of Height with Mortality in Patients Undergoing Maintenance Hemodialysis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015 Jun 05; 10(6):965-74. Shapiro BB, Streja E, Ravel VA, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kopple JD. PMID: 25825484.
Factors affecting daily physical activity and physical performance in maintenance dialysis patients. J Ren Nutr. 2015 Mar; 25(2):217-22. Kopple JD, Kim JC, Shapiro BB, Zhang M, Li Y, Porszasz J, Bross R, Feroze U, Upreti R, Kalantar-Zadeh K. PMID: 25701942.
Self-Reported Interview-Assisted Diet Records Underreport Energy Intake in Maintenance Hemodialysis Patients. J Ren Nutr. 2015 Jul; 25(4):357-63. Shapiro BB, Bross R, Morrison G, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kopple JD. PMID: 25682334.
The relationship between ultraviolet light exposure and mortality in dialysis patients. Am J Nephrol. 2014; 40(3):224-32. Shapiro BB, Streja E, Chen JL, Kovesdy CP, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Rhee CM. PMID: 25322752.
Relation between anxiety, depression, and physical activity and performance in maintenance hemodialysis patients. J Ren Nutr. 2014 Jul; 24(4):252-60. Zhang M, Kim JC, Li Y, Shapiro BB, Porszasz J, Bross R, Feroze U, Upreti R, Martin D, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kopple JD. PMID: 24788308.
Revisiting the association between altitude and mortality in dialysis patients. Hemodial Int. 2014 Apr; 18(2):374-83. Shapiro BB, Streja E, Rhee CM, Molnar MZ, Kheifets L, Kovesdy CP, Kopple JD, Kalantar-Zadeh K. PMID: 24422763.
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