Edward P. Mulvey

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System


Edward P. Mulvey is a Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Law and Psychiatry Program at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He received his Ph.D. in Community/Clinical Psychology from the University of Virginia and did post-doctoral training in quantitative methods in criminal justice at Carnegie-Mellon University. Dr. Mulvey has conducted research studies on the relation of mental illness and violence as well as the development of serious adolescent offenders. He is the Principal Investigator of the Pathways to Desistance Study. He also advises agencies on improving practice regarding risk assessment and the provision of services for potentially violent individuals.