CONTACT INFORMATIONDepartment of Psychiatry
University of Illinois at Chicago
Room No. 155,
912 S Wood Street (MC 913),
Chicago, IL 60612
Assistant Name: Marisela Villarreal
de Oliveira GS Jr, Chang R, Fitzgerald PC, Almeida MD, Castro-Alves LS, Ahmad S, McCarthy RJ.
Anesth Analg. 2013 Jul;117(1):182-93. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e3182917da9. Epub 2013 May 17.
De Oliveira GS Jr, Almeida MD, Ahmad S, Fitzgerald PC, McCarthy RJ.
- J Clin Anesth. 2011 May;23(3):176-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2011.02.001. Epub 2011 Apr 1.
De Oliveira GS Jr, Ahmad S, Stock MC, Harter RL, Almeida MD, Fitzgerald PC, McCarthy RJ.
- Anesthesiology. 2011 Jan;114(1):181-93. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e318201cf6c.
De Oliveira GS Jr, Almeida MD, Benzon HT, McCarthy RJ.
- Anesthesiology. 2011 Sep;115(3):575-88. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31822a24c2. Review.
Almeida M, Lee R, Coccaro EF.
- J Psychiatr Res. 2010 Oct;44(14):874-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2010.02.012. Epub 2010 Apr 7.
Marcela Almeida, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Director Women’s Mental Health Inpatient Service
Assistant Director of Women’s Mental Health Education.
Dr. Almeida joined UIC over a year ago and is the director of the Women’s Mental Health inpatient service, the largest in Illinois and among the largest in the country. She treats women with psychiatric manifestations related to their reproductive cycle (infertility and pregnancy loss, pregnancy, postpartum events and menopause). In addition to her clinical work, she is passionate about teaching her residents and medical students and is involved with research.
Women’s Mental Health
Pregnancy, Postpartum, Infertility and Menopause
Burnout among residents
Cross-Cultural Psychiatry, Underserved communities.
Center for Study and Prevention of Postpartum depression. Postpartum/ Peripartum Disorders in women with HIV.