Research & Publications
Kathleen Garrison is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry. She received her BS in Neuroscience from the University of California, Los Angeles, a MSc in Neuroscience from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Southern California, and completed her postdoctoral training at Yale. Her background is in cognitive and clinical brain imaging. Her research is focused on substance abuse treatment including mindfulness-based therapies. Her work uses brain imaging methods to better understand and potentially change the cognitive processes related to addictions. Her work also tests smartphone app-based treatments for addictions.
Education & Training
- PhDUniversity of Southern California (2011)
- MScUniversity of Edinburgh, Scotland, Neuroscience (2002)
- BSUniversity of California, Los Angeles, Neuroscience (2000)
- Postdoctoral AssociateYale School of Medicine