Steven Alex Safren, Ph.D.
|Title||Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry|
|Institution||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Address||Massachusetts General Hospital|
Behavioral Medicine, Psychiatry, 7th Floor
1 Bowdoin Sq
Boston MA 02114
1998||Emerson Research Award (awarded to fellows) |
2001||Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring |
2004||Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring |
2008||Distinguished Contribution to Education and Training Award|
2008||Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring |
2010||A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award|
2011||Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring |
Dr. Safren's focus is on cognitive behavioral intervention development, particularly in the areas of HIV and other chronic illnesses, as well as adult ADHD. Dr. Safren has over 160 professional publications inclusive of data-driven papers, reviews, chapters, commentaries, and books; and has been the PI or protocol chair of 9 NIH-funded grants in these areas. HIs work in HIV has been extended nationally and internationally, and he has regularly served as a reviewer for the National Institutes of Health's study sections that review grants related to behavioral aspects of HIV/AIDS. He has published treatment manuals for therapists working with adults with ADHD and working with individuals with depression that co-occurs with a chronic medical illness.
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