July 2019

Dr. Guo is promoted to Director of Inpatient Psychiatry at the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Philadelphia. During his time at the VA Medical Center, he has been on a mission to improve the care delivered to our nation’s veterans, especially as it pertains to mental health and substance use. He has significantly increased veterans’ access to medication-assisted treatments for opioid, alcohol, cocaine, and tobacco use disorders, and he plans on continually improving the system in order to deliver top notch, patient-centered, state-of-the-art interventions.

“It is an honor and privilege to serve those who have served our country. I will do everything I can to provide our veterans with the healing environment and resources so that they can enjoy the freedoms and quality of life that they deserve.”


June 22nd, 2018

During the University of Pennsylvania Department of Psychiatry Residency Graduation, it was announced that Dr. Guo was awarded the PGY1-PGY2 Teaching Award.

"I am truly blessed to work with such brilliant minds, and it is a privilege to help train the next generation of doctors. I love to teach but more than anything I love to mentor. Helping someone become the best version of themselves will inevitably make them better and more caring doctors!"


February 22nd, 2018

Dr. Guo was awarded the 2017-2018 Perelman School of Medicine Teaching Award - Scott Mackler Award for Excellence in Substance Abuse Teaching. Dr. Guo is dedicated to decreasing stigma in the substance abuse population, as well as training our future doctors and health care professionals to be more confident and equipped to help this population.