Adjunct Associate Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences


Dr. Ethan Mereish is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies in the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Brown University. He is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Studies at American University. He received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Boston College. He completed a clinical psychology residency at Harvard Medical School and a postdoctoral research fellowship at Brown University. His research focuses on understanding the effects of social, psychological, and cultural determinants of health for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals and racial/ethnic minorities as well as factors that promote their resilience. Dr. Mereish is currently working on three NIH-funded studies examining the effects of minority stress on mental health and substance among sexual minority youth and adults. 

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