Tamare V Adrien

Tamare V Adrien,

PREDOC FELLOWSHIP

Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
Business Email: tadrien@ufl.edu

About Tamare V Adrien

Tamare graduated from Wesleyan University with a double major in Psychology and Neuroscience and Behavior in May of 2019. During her undergraduate career, she was a McNair Scholar working under the mentorship of Dr. Royette Dubar in the Sleep and Psychosocial Adjustment (SPA) Lab, which studies the link between sleep and various indices of psychosocial adjustment among adolescents and emerging adults. Upon graduation, she became a clinical research assistant in both the Geriatric Psychiatry Research Program and the Program for Neuropsychiatric Research at McLean Hospital, working on multiple studies related to geriatric mood disorders, treatment comprehension, and Alzheimer’s disease, including an industry-sponsored clinical trial for mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer’s disease. In the fall of 2021, Tamare joined the Clinical and Health Psychology doctoral program as a graduate student under the mentorship of Drs. Levy and Smith.

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Accomplishments

Grinter Fellowship
2021 · University of Florida
McNair Fellowship Award
2021 · University of Florida

Research Profile

Tamare’s research interests include:

Bio-psycho-social factors contributing to cognitive decline in aging minority populations; equitable neuropsychological assessments; health disparities that impact quality of life and access to resources for lower income aging adults with cognitive complaints.

Areas of Interest
  • Aging
  • Aging Minority Populations
  • Biopsychosocial Risk Factors to Cognitive Decline
  • Cognitive Aging
  • Dementia
  • Health Disparities

Publications

2024
Depression, Vascular Burden, and Dementia Prevalence in Late Middle-Aged and Older Black Adults.
The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 79(4) [DOI] 10.1093/geronb/gbae009. [PMID] 38374692.
2022
Training Older Adults to Use Telemedicine for Mental Health may have Limited Impact
The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 30(2):262-263 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jagp.2021.05.017.
2019
Be well, sleep well: An examination of directionality between basic psychological needs and subjective sleep among emerging adults at university.
Sleep health. 5(3):288-297 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sleh.2019.02.007. [PMID] 30979655.
2019
Sleep problems and religious coping as possible mediators of the association between tropical storm exposure and psychological functioning among emerging adults in Dominica.
Traumatology. 25(2):82-95 [DOI] 10.1037/trm0000187.

Contact Details

Emails:
Business:
tadrien@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100165
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
PO Box 100165
GAINESVILLE FL 32610