Lisa Calvocoressi, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Public Health (Biostatistics)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health


Dr. Calvocoressi’s primary research interests are in cancer epidemiology and prevention. She is currently participating in a multisite study that is examining the impact of genetic and environmental factors on the development of meningiomas. She has also investigated factors influencing mammography screening in diverse populations.

In addition, Dr. Calvocoressi is the primary developer of the Family Accommodation Scale, an interviewer-rated instrument used worldwide in research and clinical practice to assess the behaviors of family members of patients with obsessive compulsive disorder. She and her colleagues have also developed a self-rated version of the instrument (FAS-SR) and are working on a patient-rated version.

Education & Training

PhD Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
MSW University of Connecticut (1982)

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Lisa Calvocoressi, PhD
Office Location
55 Church Street, Ste 801
New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Yale School of Public HealthPO Box 208034
60 College Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8034