Jessica Breland, MS, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist and a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at the Stanford University School of Medicine, and at the Center for Innovation to Implementation in the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. Dr. Breland received her PhD in psychology from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and completed her clinical internship at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. Her research focuses on studying how to: 1) enhance self-management interventions for patients with chronic conditions, like diabetes and obesity; 2) implement evidenced-based treatments, especially through novel settings (e.g., primary care) or novel methods (e.g., apps); and 3) reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health.
Honors & Awards
Excellence Fellowship, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Department of Psychology (2008; 2010)
Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania (2005)
Predoctoral Clinical Internship, Baylor College of Medicine (2013)
Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University (2013)
Craig Rosen, Postdoctoral Faculty Sponsor