University of Alabama at Birmingham
Dr. Laura Dreer is a tenured, Associate Professor and Clinical Psychologist in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences in the School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). She also holds secondary appointments in the Departments of Neurology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Psychology. She is a licensed clinical medical rehabilitation and neuropsychologist, scientist practitioner by training, with extensive expertise in developing, evaluating, delivering, and assessing the impact of medical psychological rehabilitation interventions, neuropsychological assessments, health behaviors, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) based health promotion programs, health disparities, and capacity-related issues among people with chronic health conditions and disabilities. She is the Director of the UAB Behavioral Health and Clinical Research Services that focuses on both clinical and research efforts across disabilities and age groups. Dr. Dreer has a lengthy history of extramural funding in disability research.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET