David Epstein, Ph.D.
Dr. David Epstein is Chief of the Real-World Assessment, Prediction & Treatment Unit. His research interests span the biomedical, psychological, and social understandings of addiction. Research projects include studies of relapse-prevention medications, behavioral treatments, and real-time mobile assessment of daily lived experience with substance use disorders. Dr. Epstein earned his Ph.D. in behavioral neuroscience from Rutgers University.
About This Talk
Dr. Epstein will give a plain language but scientifically informed overview of almost any story in the news or social media, if the story involves the study of behavior. He tries to keep up with research in almost every aspect of psychology and many of the social sciences. He can tailor a talk to the audience’s specific interests.