Caryn Lerman, PhD

Caryn E. Lerman, PhD

clerman@mail.med.upenn.edu

Mary W. Calkins Professor, Psychology in Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
Vice Dean, Strategic Initiatives , Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Deputy Director, Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine

Dr. Lerman's research targets the translation of findings in neuroscience, pharmacology, and genetics to improve pharmacotherapy for nicotine dependence; human screening of novel medications for nicotine dependence; and large-scale pharmacogenetic clinical trials for smoking cessation treatment.

Research