McLean Hospital 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02478
Kristin N. Javaras, DPhil, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and statistician whose research and clinical practice focus on eating disorders and overeating, as well as other commonly co-occurring problems including anxiety and depression. Her research combines psychology, neuroscience, and epidemiology to better understand the development and maintenance of eating- and weight-related disorders and overeating, with the ultimate goal of developing more effective interventions.
Dr. Javaras’ research has been supported by a Rappaport Mental Health Research Scholar Award and a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars grant from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and is currently supported by a Jonathan Edward Brooking Mental Health Research Scholar Award.
Belmont campus - de Marneffe Building, Room 220C