Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Research)


Dr. Kenney graduated with a B.A. from Bowdoin College, doctorate in Sociology from Brown University, and M.P.H. from Harvard University. Dr. Kenney began studying addiction as the Associate Director of the Heads Up Alcohol Research Lab and Visiting Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Dr. Kenney completed a fellowship at the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at Brown University and has been the Principal Investigator of grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Foundation for Alcohol Research. Dr. Kenney has published over 60 peer-reviewed articles and six book chapters. Currently, Dr. Kenney researches opioid use disorders and young adult drinking-related sex risk as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.


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