Eli R. Lebowitz, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center

Departments & Organizations

Child Study Center: Anxiety & Mood Disorders Program

Faculty Research

Office of Student Research

Biography

Professor Lebowitz studies and treats childhood and adolescent anxiety and is associate director of the Anxiety and Mood Disorders Program at the Yale Child Study Center. His research focuses on the development, neurobiology, and treatment of anxiety and related disorders, with special emphasis on cross-generational and familial influences in these disorders. Dr. Lebowitz is the lead investigator on multiple funded research projects, and is the author of numerous research papers and of books and chapters on childhood and adolescent anxiety. He is also the father of three great boys.


Education & Training

PhD Tel Aviv University, Clinical Psychology (2010)
MA Tel Aviv University (2004)
Postdoctoral Associate Yale University School of Medicine
Intern Schneider Children's Medical Center

Honors & Recognition

  • KL2 Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) from NCATSYale Center for Clinical Investigation (2016)

  • K23 Patient-Oriented Research Career Development AwardNIMH (2015)

  • Young Investigator AwardNARSAD (2013)

Professional Service

  • Public Education Committee Anxiety and Depression Association of America (2016)

  • Reviewer for: Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Journal of Abnormal Clinical Psychology, Journal of Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders (2010 - 2015)

  • Professional Member Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (2010)

  • Professional Member American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2010)

  • Professional Member International OCD Foundation (2010)

International Activity

  • Training and Supervision Singapore, Singapore (2015)

    Training local mental health providers on assessment and treatment of childhood anxiety disorders and providing tele-supervision of clinical work. Research collaboration on a clinical trial for child anxiety.

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