Dr. Catharine Fairbairn, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Dr. Fairbairn earned her Ph.D. in clinical and health psychology from the University of Pittsburgh and completed her clinical internship at the Ann Arbor VA Hospital. She began working with individuals with alcohol problems in 2004 in New York City, and has since studied addiction, through both clinical and research activities, in five US cities. She is currently an assistant professor of clinical psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research takes a multi-method approach to exploring the role of basic social and affective processes in alcohol use.