Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior


Dr. Parade is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Brown University and Director of Early Childhood Research at E. P. Bradley Hospital. Dr. Parade conducts research focused on the biological and behavioral mechanisms through which childhood stress and trauma impact mental and physical health outcomes across the lifespan. Her research also focuses on the implementation and evaluation of community based interventions to prevent child maltreatment and violence exposure. The majority of this work is focused on infants and young children, as well as families in the prenatal and postpartum periods.  

Dr. Parade received her Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2010, and completed a NIMH T32 postdoctoral fellowship in child mental health at Brown before joining the faculty in 2012. 

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