Erika L. Bloom Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Research), Assistant Professor of Medicine (Research)

Erika Litvin Bloom received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 2011 from the University of South Florida. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and joined the faculty in 2013. Dr. Bloom is currently Assistant Professor (Research) in the Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Medicine and a psychologist in the Division of General Internal Medicine-Research at Rhode Island Hospital. Her primary research interest is in developing and evaluating behavioral treatments for addictive behaviors, with a focus on cigarette smoking.  In 2013, Dr. Bloom received a K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to develop a group-based intervention for women who are concerned about gaining weight after they quit smoking.

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