Emily Blevins

Job role: 
Faculty Research Assistant, University of Maryland
Member type: 
Brief Biography: 

I am currently a Faculty Research Assistant in a substance use psychology lab at the University of Maryland. I am currently working on behavioral depression interventions for both low-income minority substance users in Washington D.C. as well as for monolingual Latino immigrants. My primary focus is refugee and immigrant mental health.

More generally, I am interested in leveraging scientific practices to help others in meaningful ways.

Regions of interest: 
Middle East
North America
Central America and the Caribbean
South America
Disorders of interest: 
Child behavioural and developmental disorders
Depression/anxiety/stress-related disorders
Alcohol/drug use disorders