Research Scientists

Timothy W. Kinlock

Timothy W. Kinlock
Senior Research Scientist

Degree: Ph.D., Criminal Justice and Criminology, University of Maryland, College Park
Phone: 410-837-3977 ext. 224
Fax: 410-752-4218
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Research Interests

Dr. Kinlock has considerable expertise and experience in developing, implementing, and evaluating innovative drug abuse treatment interventions for prison inmates with histories of heroin addiction. Included among these studies are those that have examined the effectiveness of opioid agonist maintenance treatment. Dr. Kinlock is a member of the American Society of Criminology and the Committee on Problems of Drug Dependence. In 2006, his biography was accepted for publication in Marquis’ Who's Who in America. Dr. Kinlock received the Friends Research Institute Mentoring Award in 2006. His biography was accepted for publication in the 2009-2010 version of Marquis Who's Who in America in Medicine and Healthcare.

Selected Publications

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., Schwartz, R.P., Couvillion, K.A., Sudec, L.J., O’Grady, K.E., Vocci, F.J., & Shabazz, H. (in press). Buprenorphine treatment for probationers and parolees. Substance Abuse.

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., Schwartz, R.P., Fitzgerald, T.T., O’Grady, K.E., & Vocci, F.J. (in press). A randomized controlled trial of prison-initiated buprenorphine: Prison outcomes and community treatment entry. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

Kinlock, T.W., Gordon, M.S., Schwartz, R.P., & O’Grady, K.E. (in press). Individual patient and program factors related to prison and community treatment completion in prison-initiated methadone maintenance treatment (MMT). Journal of Offender Rehabilitation

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., Schwartz, R.P., Couvillon, K.A., & O’Grady, K.E. (in press). The severity, frequency, and variety of crime in heroin-dependent prisoners enrolled in a buprenorphine clinical trial. The Prison Journal.

Kinlock, T.W. (in press). Open-air drug markets. In J.I. Ross (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Street Crime in America. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., Couvillion, K.A., Schwartz, R.P., Wilson, M.E., & O’Grady, K.E. (2013). Gender differences among prisoners with pre-incarceration heroin dependence participating in a randomized clinical trial of buprenorphine treatment. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 52, 376-391.

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., McKenzie, M.., Rich, J.D., & Wilson, M.E. (2013). Rapid HIV testing for individuals on probation/parole: Outcomes of an intervention trial. Aids and Behavior, 17 (6), 2022-2030.

Coviello, D.M., Cornish, J.W., Lynch, K.G., Boney, T.Y., Clark, C.A., Lee, J.D., Friedmann, P.D., Nunez, E.D., Kinlock, T.W., Gordon, M.S., Schwartz, R.P., O’Brien, C.P, & Nuwayser, E.S. (2012). A multi-site pilot study of extended-release injectable naltrexone treatment for previously opioid-dependent parolees and probationers. Substance Abuse, 33, 48-59.

Gordon, M.S., Kinlock, T.W., Couvillion, K., Schwartz, R.P., & O’Grady, K. (2012). A randomized clinical trial of methadone maintenance for prisoners: Prediction of treatment entry and completion in prison. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 51, 222-238.

Gryczynski, J., Kinlock, T.W., Kelly, S.M., O’Grady, K.E., Gordon, M.S., & Schwartz, R.P. (2012). Opioid agonist maintenance for probationers: Patient-level predictors of treatment retention, drug use, and crime. Substance Abuse, 33, 30-39.

Wilson, M.E., Kinlock, T.W., Gordon, M.S., O’Grady, K.E., & Schwartz, R.P. (2012). Post-prison release HIV-risk behaviors in a randomized trial of methadone treatment for prisoners. American Journal on Addictions, 21, 476-487.

Kinlock, T.W. (2011). Commentary on Huang et al.: New questions and directions for future research emanating from an evaluation of the effectiveness of a harm reduction program. Addiction, 106, 1446-1447.

Kinlock T. W., Gordon M. S., Schwartz R. P., Fitzgerald T. T. (2010). Developing and Implementing a New Prison-Based Buprenorphine Treatment Program. J Offender Rehabil. 2010 Feb;49(2):91-109. [PMCID: PMC2868193].

Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., Schwartz, R. P., Fitzgerald, T. T., & O'Grady, K. E. (2009). Methadone maintenance for prisoners: Results at twelve-months post-release. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 37, 277-285. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Sears, E. A., O'Grady, K. E., Callaman, J. M., & Brown, B. S. (2009). Treatment retention and changes in motivation among drug court probationers. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation. Abstract

Schwartz, R. P, Jaffe J. H., O'Grady, K. E., Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., Kelly, S. M., Wilson, M. E., & Ahmed, A. (2009). Interim Methadone Treatment: Impact on Arrests. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 103, 148-154. Abstract

Gordon, M. S., Kinlock, T. W., Schwartz, R. P., & O'Grady, K. E. (2008). A randomized clinical trial of methadone maintenance for prisoners: Findings at 6-months post-release. Addiction, 103(8), 1333-1342. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., Schwartz, R. P., & O'Grady, E. (2008). A study of methadone maintenance for male prisoners: Three-month post-release outcomes. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 35(1), 34-47. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., Schwartz, R. P., O'Grady, K. E., Fitzgerald, T. T., & Wilson, M. (2007).  A randomized clinical trial of methadone maintenance for prisoners: Results at one-month post-release.  Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 91, 220-227. Abstract

Albizu-Garcia, C., Caraballo Correa G., Hernandez, A. D., Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., Avila, C. A., Reyes, I. C., Schwartz, R. P. (2007). Buprenorphine-Naloxone Treatment for Pre-release Opioid Dependent Inmates in Puerto Rico. Journal of Addiction Medicine, 1, 126-132. Abstract

Grant, J. R., Southall, P. E., Fowler, D. R., Mealey, J., Thomas, E. J., & Kinlock, T. W. (2007).  Death in custody: An historical analysis. Journal of Forensic Science, 52, 1177-1181. Abstract

O'Grady, K. E., Kinlock, T. W., & Hanlon, T. E. (2007).  Prediction of violence history in substance-abusing inmates. The Prison Journal, 87, 416-433. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., & Gordon, M. S. (2006). Substance abuse treatment: New research. In L. A. Bennett (Ed.), New topics in substance abuse (pp. 73-111). Hauppage, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Schwartz, R. P., & Gordon, M. S. (2005). The significance of interagency collaboration in developing opioid agonist programs for prisoners. Corrections Compendium, 30(6-9), 28-30. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Battjes, R. J., & Schwartz, R. P. (2005). A novel opioid maintenance treatment program for prisoners: Report of post-release outcomes. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 31, 433-454. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Sears, E. A., O'Grady, K. E., Callaman, J. M., & Brown, B. S. (2005). The effect of motivational enhancement therapy on drug abuse treatment retention among drug court clients. Journal of Community Corrections, 15(11-17), 27.

Battjes, R. J., Gordon, M. S., O'Grady, K. E., & Kinlock, T. W. (2004). Predicting retention of adolescents in substance abuse treatment. Addictive Behaviors, 29, 1021-1027. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Gordon, M. S., & Battjes, R. J. (2004).  Pretreatment illegal activities of a nationwide sample of adolescent substance abuse clients. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 36, 5-12. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Battjes, R. J., & Gordon, M. S. (2004). Factors associated with criminal severity among adolescents entering substance abuse treatment. Journal of Drug Issues, 34, 293-318. Abstract

Gordon, M. S., Kinlock, T. W., & Battjes, R. J. (2004). Correlates of early substance use and crime among adolescents entering outpatient substance abuse treatment. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 30, 21-38. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., O'Grady, K. E., & Hanlon, T. E. (2003). The effects of drug abuse treatment on institutional behavior. The Prison Journal, 83, 257-276. Abstract

Battjes, R. J., Gordon, M. S., O'Grady, K. E., Kinlock, T. W., & Carswell, M. A. (2003). Factors that predict adolescent motivation for substance abuse treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 24, 221-232. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., O'Grady, K. E., & Hanlon, T. E. (2003). Prediction of the criminal activity of incarcerated drug-abusing offenders. Journal of Drug Issues, 33, 897-920. Abstract

Battjes, R. J., Sears, E. A., Katz, E. C., Kinlock, T. W., & Gordon, M. (2003). Evaluation of a group-based outpatient adolescent substance abuse treatment program. In S. J. Stevens & A. R. Morral (Eds.), Adolescent substance abuse in the United States: Exemplary models from a national evaluation study. (pp. 81-101).  Binghampton, N.Y.: Haworth Press. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., Battjes, R. J., & Schwartz, R. P. (2002). A novel opioid maintenance program for prisoners: Preliminary findings. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 22, 141-147. Abstract

Kinlock, T. W., & Gordon, M. S. (2002). Differential case management. In D. Levinson (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment (pp. 522-523). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Kinlock, T. W., & Hanlon, T. E. (2002). Probation and parole interventions. In C. G. Leukefeld, F. Tims, & D. Farabee (Eds.), Treatment of Drug Offenders: Policies and Issues (pp. 243-258). New York: Springer.