Towards an Evidence Base for Interventions to Decrease Stress in Immigrants and Refugees

April 8, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Gabriela Nagy, PhD

Dr. Gabriela Nagy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University School of Medicine and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Duke University School of Nursing. Her role is comprised of research, education, and clinical duties. Dr. Nagy received a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee prior to moving to Duke wherein she completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral training. Dr. Nagy has 2 primary lines of research. First she is a health disparities researcher whose recent work has focused starting to develop psychosocial interventions to reduce acculturative stress for Latinx immigrants. Second, she has led efforts to optimize learning methods in multicultural education. She teaches and has developed original coursework for clinical psychology PhD students, clinical psychology pre-doctoral interns, clinical psychology post-docs, psychiatry residents, and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students. Moreover, Dr. Nagy co-developed the Duke Multicultural Consultation Team, a weekly peer consultation service that incorporates consultation and didactics to increase capacity for delivery of quality care that is conscious of various contexts often encountered by marginalized communities.
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