Michael A Hoyt

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Professor, Population Health and Disease Prevention
Public Health
Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2007, Clinical Psychology
University of California, Irvine
856 Health Sciences Quad
Mail Code: 3957
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Coping, Adjustment to Chronic Illness, Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress
Academic Distinctions
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Behavioral Medicine
UCLA, Postdoctoral Fellow (2007-2009)
Research Abstract
Dr. Hoyt's research interests include biobehavioral processes related to psychological adjustment and coping in the context of chronic disease and health-related adversity across the lifespan. His work seeks to understand the common pathways (e.g., psychological, behavioral, and psychobiological) related to the onset and recovery from physical illnesses, with a focus on cancer survivorship.
Professional Societies
Society of Behavioral Medicine
International Society of Behavioral Medicine
American Psychosomatic Society
Research Centers
Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience
CFCCC Biobehavioral Shared Resource
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