Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Research)


Sarah Garnaat, PhD, is an Assistant Professor (Research) at The Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Houston and completed her predoctoral internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/University Behavioral Healthcare. She completed a T32 postdoctoral fellowship in treatment research at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Garnaat's background is in the assessment and treatment of OCD and anxiety disorders, with a particular focus on treatment refractory illness. Her primary areas of research interest include better characterization of treatment refractory OCD, development of novel treatments for OCD and anxiety disorders leveraging neuroscientific research, and the use of noninvasive neuromodulation to enhance behavioral interventions.