Sharon Lee, PhD

Sharon Lee

Postdoctoral Resident

Sharon Lee is currently a clinical psychology resident at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, working with Laura Stroud, PhD as her research mentor, and a doctoral candidate at the University of Connecticut.  Lee received a BA in psychology from the University of Southern California, a MA in psychology from Columbia University, and a MS in clinical psychology from the University of Connecticut.

Prior to entering the clinical psychology PhD program at the University of Connecticut, Lee worked at the New York University School of Medicine on research about biomarkers for PTSD and depression. During her doctoral studies, Lee received a F31 from the NIH/NHLBI to study biobehavioral mechanisms linking PTSD and cardiovascular health, using a stress response paradigm.

Her research interests center on biobehavioral mechanisms linking trauma and PTSD with adverse physical health outcomes, with a focus on cardiovascular disease.

Research Mentor: Laura Stroud, PhD