About Melissa Abraham, PhD

Dr. Abraham is a Psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry and Director of the Research Ethics Consultation Unit in the Division of Clinical Research at MGH. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Northwestern University and her Master of Science degree in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health.  She completed her internship and postdoctoral fellowship in adult clinical psychology at MGH/HMS.  Dr. Abraham completed a fellowship in Medical Ethics at Harvard Medical School, and is faculty at the HMS Center for Bioethics, and has a clinical practice in Boston and Concord.



Department of Psychiatry
Boston, MA 
Phone: 617-584-2895

Medical Education

  • PhD, Northwestern University Medical School
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital