Kelly P Cosgrove, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and of Neuroscience

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY) | Cosgrove Lab | Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP) | Psychology Section | Translational Brain Imaging Program | VA Alcohol Research Center | Women's Behavioral Health Research, Division of | Yale Translational Center to Develop Gender-Sensitive Treatment for Tobacco Dependence

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

Morris-Cosgrove Lab

Office of Student Research

Positron Emission Tomography

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience: Drug Abuse; Neuroimaging

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Dr. Cosgrove uses positron emission tomography (PET) to gain insights into the brains of people after they’ve stopped using alcohol and tobacco. Trained as a clinical psychologist who worked with individuals suffering from drug addiction, Dr. Cosgrove transitioned to conducting research in order to find more effective ways of helping patients recover from addiction and avoid relapse. Her laboratory develops and uses creative PET imaging paradigms to track changes in critical neurochemicals during the recovery from addiction.

Education & Training

PhD University of Minnesota (2002)
BS University of Minnesota (1997)
Psychology Intern Medical University of South Carolina

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Contact Info

Kelly P Cosgrove, PhD
Mailing Address
Department of Psychiatry300 George St
New Haven, CT 06511-

Cosgrove Lab