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Anne Black, PhD

Assistant Professor; Research Health Scientist, Research

Contact Information

Anne Black, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • VA Connecticut Healthcare System

    950 Campbell Ave.

    West Haven, CT 06516

    United States



Dr. Black is Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Yale School of Medicine. She is an Educational Psychologist and quantitative methodologist with expertise is research design, psychometric measurement, assessment, and applied statistics. Her independent research has used ecological momentary assessment (EMA) to understand the temporal association between mental health symptom experiences and risk-taking, and to measure psychological processes that predict dropout from mental health treatment. Her current work focuses on predictors of patterns of opioid prescription and misuse. Dr. Black has received independent research funding from NIH and the Department of Veterans Affairs. Since 2008, she has served as methodologist and data analyst on several NIH and VA-funded clinical trials.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Connecticut (2008)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Career Development AwardDepartment of Veterans Affairs2014
Early Career Travel AwardNational Institute on Drug Abuse2014

Professional Service

VA/Yale EMA WorkgroupCo-founded a workgroup to connect VA and Yale researchers using ecological momentary assessment (EMA) in research through monthly meetings, discussion, informal review of grant proposals, and support around technical aspects of research using EMA2016 - 2020
Human Subjects CommitteeRegular Member2012 - Present

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