McLean Hospital 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02478
Marc L. Copersino, PhD, ABPP-CP, is affiliated with the Substance Use Disorders Division and works collaboratively with members of the McLean Imaging Center. He conducts patient-oriented research focusing on the clinical neuroscience and treatment of substance use disorders (SUD) in two related areas. One project area focuses on the neurocognitive mechanisms and therapeutic targets of addiction in patients in standard SUD treatment settings. The other area focuses on the validation of specialized SUD treatment and prevention services for people with intellectual and other neurodevelopmental disabilities in developmental disability services settings.
Dr. Copersino has received awards including the NIH Fellows Award for Research Excellence (FARE), Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA), National Research Service Award (NRSA), and Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23) under the mentorship of Dr. Scott E. Lukas. He is associate editor of Substance Use & Misuse, and an advisory board member of the Addiction Technology Transfer Center of New England (ATTC-NE).
Belmont campus - Administration, Room G03