Enrico Guanzon Castillo

Title(s)Associate Professor Of Clinical, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
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    University of VirginiaBAEnglish (with High Distinction)
    University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineMDMedicine (Concentration in Underserved Populations)
    Columbia UniversityPsychiatry Residency
    Columbia UniversityPublic/Community Psychiatry Clinical Fellowship
    UCLA Fielding School of Public HealthMS2016Health Policy and Management
    UCLA Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars ProgramHealth Services and Health Policy Research Training

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    Dr. Enrico Castillo is the Associate Vice Chair for Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA) Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences. He is a faculty member in the Center for Social Medicine and an affiliated faculty member in the UCLA Center for Community Engagement and the California Policy Lab at UCLA. He is also a member of the California State Council on Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health. Dr. Castillo’s research focuses on health equity, serious mental illness, and community-public-academic partnerships, incarceration, and homelessness, with the aim to improve the capacity of public systems to address health and social inequities.

    Dr. Castillo holds national leadership roles in research and medical education. He was a member of the second cohort of the New Voices Initiative of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. He is a member of the Mental Health Advisory Committee of the Association of American Medical Colleges. He is a faculty member in the Career Development Institute for Psychiatry (R25 training program) and is a member of the content development and review team of the National Anti-racism in Medicine Curriculum Coalition. He served for 8 years on the American Psychiatric Association’s Council for Minority Mental Health and Health Disparities and is a current member of the Council for Advocacy and Government Relations. He is also an associate editor for Academic Psychiatry (the highest impact medical education journal in psychiatry), a column editor for Research, Community, and Services Partnerships for the journal Psychiatric Services, and member of the editorial board of Community Mental Health Journal.

    Dr. Castillo’s research has been conducted in close partnership with local, state, and national agencies and community organizations. He has also developed over 20 educational partnerships with local health agencies and community-based organizations, including Project 180, the Hammer Museum, and Dignity and Power Now (Frontline Wellness Network). He has developed graduate medical education curricula in psychiatry on the topics of public service, structural competency, physician advocacy, and health equity, which have been nationally recognized.

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    1. Evolving Perspectives on Wellness and Stress. Acad Psychiatry. 2024 Jul 03. Brenner AM, Guerrero APS, Morreale MK, Seritan A, Aggarwal R, Castillo EG, Coverdale J, Thomas L, Balon R, Louie AK, Beresin EV. PMID: 38960978.
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    2. Addressing the Youth Mental Health Epidemic. Acad Psychiatry. 2024 Jun; 48(3):217-221. Beresin EV, Guerrero APS, Morreale MK, Thomas LA, Castillo EG, Aggarwal R, Balon R, Louie AK, Coverdale J, Brenner AM. PMID: 38632217.
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    3. Advancing Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Psychiatry Graduate Medical Education. Acad Psychiatry. 2024 Apr; 48(2):115-118. Zalpuri I, Guerrero APS, Castillo EG, Coverdale J, Brenner AM. PMID: 38443655.
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    4. The Need to Adapt the Psychiatric Clinical Assessment to the Digital Age: A Practical Approach. Psychiatr Serv. 2024 Mar 13; appips20230399. Moreno MA, Dixon LB, Jankowski S, Adler DA, Berlant J, Brunette MF, Castillo EG, Edwards ML, Erlich MD, First MB, Kozloff N, Oslin D, Siris S, Talley RM. PMID: 38477835.
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    5. Antiracist Documentation Practices - Shaping Clinical Encounters and Decision Making. N Engl J Med. 2023 Sep 28; 389(13):1238-1244. Williams JC, Andreou A, Castillo EG, Neff J, Goldenberg M, Lee CR, Aysola J, Rohrbaugh R, Isom J. PMID: 37754291; PMCID: PMC10617745.
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    6. Before and During the First COVID-19 Surge: Work Conditions, Burnout, and Mental Health Among Resident Physicians in a Department of Psychiatry in the USA. Acad Psychiatry. 2023 Oct; 47(5):504-509. Agrawal A, De La Torre K, Cooper C, Flores J, Miotto K, Wells K, Bromley E, Yano EM, Heldt J, Castillo EG, DeBonis K. PMID: 37634240; PMCID: PMC10602943.
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    7. The New Normal: a Follow-Up Survey of Trainee and Faculty Perceptions of Remote Didactic Learning During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Acad Psychiatry. 2023 04; 47(2):226-227. Cohn AB, Richards MC, Castillo EG, DeBonis K, Heldt JP. PMID: 36918468; PMCID: PMC10014136.
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    8. Long-Acting Injectable Therapy for People with HIV: Looking Ahead with Lessons from Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine. AIDS Behav. 2023 Jan; 27(1):10-24. Edwards GG, Miyashita-Ochoa A, Castillo EG, Goodman-Meza D, Kalofonos I, Landovitz RJ, Leibowitz AA, Pulsipher C, El Sayed E, Shoptaw S, Shover CL, Tabajonda M, Yang YS, Harawa NT. PMID: 36063243; PMCID: PMC9443641.
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    9. Revisiting Research Safety Protocols: The Urgency for Alternatives to Law Enforcement in Crisis Intervention. Psychiatr Serv. 2023 03 01; 74(3):325-328. Anene E, Nallajerla M, Bath EPJ, Castillo EG. PMID: 36004437; PMCID: PMC10027434.
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    10. Multi-Sector Assessment and Client-Perception of Social Need at Long-Term Follow-Up of a Group-Randomized Trial of Community-Engaged Collaborative Care for Adults with Depression. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 08 17; 19(16). Barceló NE, Castillo EG, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R, Goodsmith N, Tang L, Okikawa D, Jones F, Williams P, Benitez C, Chung B, Wells KB. PMID: 36011843; PMCID: PMC9407841.
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    11. Mental Health Conservatorship Among Homeless People With Serious Mental Illness. Psychiatr Serv. 2022 06; 73(6):613-619. Choi KR, Castillo EG, Seamans MJ, Grotts JH, Rab S, Kalofonos I, Mead M, Walker IJ, Starks SL. PMID: 34704772; PMCID: PMC9132544.
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    12. Client Outreach in Los Angeles County’s Assisted Outpatient Treatment Program: Strategies and barriers to engagement. Research on Social Work Practice. 2021. Starks S, Kelly EL, Castillo EG, Meldrum M, Bourgois P, Braslow JT. View Publication.
    13. How Pharmaceuticals Mask Health and Social Inequity. AMA J Ethics. 2021 07 01; 23(7):E542-549. Castillo EG, Braslow JT. PMID: 34351264; PMCID: PMC9075109.
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    14. Directing Research Toward Health Equity: a Health Equity Research Impact Assessment. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 09; 36(9):2803-2808. Castillo EG, Harris C. PMID: 33948804; PMCID: PMC8096150.
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    15. We're Not Sure We Like It but We Still Want More: Trainee and Faculty Perceptions of Remote Learning During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Acad Psychiatry. 2021 Oct; 45(5):598-602. Heldt JP, Agrawal A, Loeb R, Richards MC, Castillo EG, DeBonis K. PMID: 33594628; PMCID: PMC7886428.
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    16. Equity in Progress: Development of Health Equity Curricula in Three Psychiatry Residency Programs. Acad Psychiatry. 2021 Feb; 45(1):54-60. Isom J, Jordan A, Goodsmith N, Medlock MM, DeSouza F, Shadravan SM, Halbert E, Hairston D, Castillo E, Rohrbaugh R. PMID: 33452664.
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    17. Recovery in Context: Thirty Years of Mental Health Policy in California. Perspect Biol Med. 2021; 64(1):82-102. Braslow JT, Starks SL, Castillo EG, Brekke JS, Levenson J. PMID: 33746132.
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    18. Reconsidering Systems-Based Practice: Advancing Structural Competency, Health Equity, and Social Responsibility in Graduate Medical Education. Acad Med. 2020 12; 95(12):1817-1822. Castillo EG, Isom J, DeBonis KL, Jordan A, Braslow JT, Rohrbaugh R. PMID: 32590465; PMCID: PMC8279228.
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    19. Client Outreach in Los Angeles County's Assisted Outpatient Treatment Program: Strategies and Barriers to Engagement. Res Soc Work Pract. 2022 Oct; 32(7):839-854. Starks SL, Kelly EL, Castillo EG, Meldrum ML, Bourgois P, Braslow JT. PMID: 36081900; PMCID: PMC9447859.
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    20. Community Interventions to Promote Mental Health and Social Equity. Focus (Am Psychiatr Publ). 2020 Jan; 18(1):60-70. Castillo EG, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R, Shadravan S, Moore E, Mensah MO, Docherty M, Aguilera Nunez MG, Barcelo N, Goodsmith N, Halpin LE, Morton I, Mango J, Montero AE, Koushkaki SR, Bromley E, Chung B, Jones F, Gabrielian S, Gelberg L, Greenberg JM, Kalofonos I, Kataoka SH, Miranda J, Pincus HA, Zima BT, Wells KB. PMID: 32015729; PMCID: PMC6996071.
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    21. Outcomes of two quality improvement implementation interventions for depression services in adults with substance use problems. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2020; 46(2):251-261. Morton I, Hurley B, Castillo EG, Tang L, Gilmore J, Jones F, Watkins K, Chung B, Wells K. PMID: 31935133; PMCID: PMC9070025.
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    22. Understanding Homelessness: A Call to Action and Curriculum Framework for Psychiatry Residencies. Acad Psychiatry. 2020 Jun; 44(3):344-351. Moore EM, Cheng TH, Castillo EG, Gelberg L, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R. PMID: 31898302; PMCID: PMC7242141.
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    23. Depression Remission From Community Coalitions Versus Individual Program Support for Services: Findings From Community Partners in Care, Los Angeles, California, 2010-2016. Am J Public Health. 2019 06; 109(S3):S205-S213. Arevian AC, Jones F, Tang L, Sherbourne CD, Jones L, Miranda J, Community Partners in Care Writing Group. PMID: 31242001; PMCID: PMC6595525.
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    24. Community Interventions to Promote Mental Health and Social Equity. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2019 03 29; 21(5):35. Castillo EG, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R, Shadravan S, Moore E, Mensah MO, Docherty M, Aguilera Nunez MG, Barcelo N, Goodsmith N, Halpin LE, Morton I, Mango J, Montero AE, Rahmanian Koushkaki S, Bromley E, Chung B, Jones F, Gabrielian S, Gelberg L, Greenberg JM, Kalofonos I, Kataoka SH, Miranda J, Pincus HA, Zima BT, Wells KB. PMID: 30927093; PMCID: PMC6440941.
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    25. A Comparative Effectiveness Trial of Depression Collaborative Care: Subanalysis of Comorbid Anxiety. West J Nurs Res. 2019 07; 41(7):1009-1031. Choi KR, Sherbourne C, Tang L, Castillo E, Dixon E, Jones A, Chung B, Eisen C, Wells K. PMID: 30226112; PMCID: PMC6422773.
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    26. A Window of Opportunity: Visions and Strategies for Behavioral Health Policy Innovation. Ethn Dis. 2018; 28(Suppl 2):407-416. Figueroa C, Castillo EG, Norquist G, Wells KB, Griffith K, Kadkhoda F, Jones F, Shorter P, Bromley E. PMID: 30202194; PMCID: PMC6128330.
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    27. The Community and Patient Partnered Research Network (CPPRN): Application of Patient-Centered Outcomes Research to Promote Behavioral Health Equity. Ethn Dis. 2018; 28(Suppl 2):295-302. Arevian AC, Springgate B, Jones F, Starks SL, Chung B, Wennerstrom A, Jones L, Kataoka SH, Griffith K, Sugarman OK, Williams P, Haywood C, Kirkland A, Meyers D, Pasternak R, Simmasalam R, Tang L, Castillo EG, Mahajan A, Stevens M, Wells KB. PMID: 30202181; PMCID: PMC6128331.
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    28. Stakeholder Perspectives on the Social Determinants of Mental Health in Community Coalitions. Ethn Dis. 2018; 28(Suppl 2):389-396. Kataoka SH, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R, Figueroa C, Castillo EG, Bromley E, Patel H, Wells KB. PMID: 30202192; PMCID: PMC6128346.
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    29. Community Partnering for Behavioral Health Equity: Public Agency and Community Leaders' Views of its Promise and Challenge. Ethn Dis. 2018; 28(Suppl 2):397-406. Bromley E, Figueroa C, Castillo EG, Kadkhoda F, Chung B, Miranda J, Menon K, Whittington Y, Jones F, Wells KB, Kataoka SH. PMID: 30202193; PMCID: PMC6128347.
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    30. Community, Public Policy, and Recovery from Mental Illness: Emerging Research and Initiatives. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2018 Mar/Apr; 26(2):70-81. Castillo EG, Chung B, Bromley E, Kataoka SH, Braslow JT, Essock SM, Young AS, Greenberg JM, Miranda J, Dixon LB, Wells KB. PMID: 29381527; PMCID: PMC5843494.
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    31. Emotional Well-Being and Public Health: Proposal for a Model National Initiative. Public Health Rep. 2018 Mar/Apr; 133(2):136-141. Feller SC, Castillo EG, Greenberg JM, Abascal P, Van Horn R, Wells KB, University of California, Los Angeles Community Translational Science Team. PMID: 29448872; PMCID: PMC5871140.
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    32. Improving Depression Care for Adults With Serious Mental Illness in Underresourced Areas: Community Coalitions Versus Technical Support. Psychiatr Serv. 2018 02 01; 69(2):195-203. Castillo EG, Shaner R, Tang L, Chung B, Jones F, Whittington Y, Miranda J, Wells KB. PMID: 29032700; PMCID: PMC5794612.
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    33. New York State Medicaid Reforms: Opportunities and Challenges to Improve the Health of Those with Serious Mental Illness. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2017; 28(3):839-852. Castillo EG, Pincus HA, Smith TE, Miller G, Fish DG. PMID: 28804062.
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    34. An Initiative to Improve Clozapine Prescribing in New York State. Psychiatr Serv. 2016 Apr 01; 67(4):369-71. Carruthers J, Radigan M, Erlich MD, Gu G, Wang R, Frimpong EY, Essock SM, Olfson M, Castillo EG, Miller GA, Sederer LI, Stroup TS. PMID: 26725299.
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    35. How Do Clinicians Prefer Cultural Competence Training? Findings from the DSM-5 Cultural Formulation Interview Field Trial. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug; 40(4):584-91. Aggarwal NK, Lam P, Castillo EG, Weiss MG, Diaz E, Alarcón RD, van Dijk R, Rohlof H, Ndetei DM, Scalco M, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Bassiri K, Deshpande S, Groen S, Jadhav S, Kirmayer LJ, Paralikar V, Westermeyer J, Santos F, Vega-Dienstmaier J, Anez L, Boiler M, Nicasio AV, Lewis-Fernández R. PMID: 26449983; PMCID: PMC4826320.
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    36. Metabolic Syndrome Screening and Assertive Community Treatment: A Quality Improvement Study. J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc. 2015 Jul-Aug; 21(4):233-43. Castillo EG, Rosati J, Williams C, Pessin N, Lindy DC. PMID: 26282669.
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    37. Effectiveness of long-acting injectable antipsychotics: a clinical perspective. Evid Based Ment Health. 2015 May; 18(2):36-9. Castillo EG, Stroup TS. PMID: 25854825.
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    38. Electronic health records in mental health research: a framework for developing valid research methods. Psychiatr Serv. 2015 Feb 01; 66(2):193-6. Castillo EG, Olfson M, Pincus HA, Vawdrey D, Stroup TS. PMID: 25642614.
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    39. Communication profiles of psychiatric residents and attending physicians in medication-management appointments: a quantitative pilot study. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 Mar 01; 36(2):96-103. Castillo EG, Pincus HA, Wieland M, Roter D, Larson S, Houck P, Reynolds CF, Cruz M. PMID: 22532197; PMCID: PMC4091875.
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    40. A community-academic partnership develops a more responsive model to providing depression care to disadvantaged adults in the US. Int J Soc Psychiatry. 2012 May; 58(3):295-305. Dobransky-Fasiska D, Nowalk MP, Cruz M, McMurray ML, Castillo E, Begley AE, Pyle P, RNDC-Community Partners, Pincus HA, Reynolds CF, Brown C. PMID: 21441280.
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    41. Public-academic partnerships: improving depression care for disadvantaged adults by partnering with non-mental health agencies. Psychiatr Serv. 2010 Feb; 61(2):110-2. Dobransky-Fasiska D, Nowalk MP, Pincus HA, Castillo E, Lee BE, Walnoha AL, Reynolds CF, Brown C. PMID: 20123813; PMCID: PMC2840404.
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