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Kevin W. Vest, MD

Senior Instructor & Associate Program Director of Psychiatry Residency Program

Contact Info:

Denver VA
1055 Clermont St
A009/ECHCS #116
Denver, CO 80220
Phone: 303-399-8702
Email: Dr. Vest​​​​

Clinical/Research Interests:
Dr. Vest is Senior Clinical Instructor at the Veterans Hospital and Associate Program Director for the Residency program.​
Brigham Young University,

BS 1988

University of Utah School of Medicine
MD 1992

Chief Fellow in Child Psychiatry, Division of Child Psychiatry, UCHSC, Denver, CO, 1987-1988  

President, Colorado Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Society, 1993-1994 

American Psychiatric Association, 1982-Present             

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1986-Present             

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, 2008-Present   

Coon H, Sobell J, Heston L, Sommer S, Hoff M, Holik J, Umar F, Robertson M, Reimherr F, Wender P, Vest K, Myles-Worsley M, Gershon E, DeLisi L, Shields G, Dale P, Polloi A, Waldo M, Leonard S, Sikela J, Freedman R, Byerley W (1994): Search for Mutations in the B1 GABAa Receptor Subunit Gene in Patients With Schizophrenia. Am J Med Genet 54:12-20.

Jensen S, Plaetke R, Holik J, Hoff M, Myles-Worsley M, Leppert M, Coon H, Vest K, Freedman R, Waldo M, et al (1993): Linkage Analysis of Schizophrenia: The D1 Dopamine Receptor Gene and Several Flanking DNA markers. Hum Heredity 43:58-62.