About Melissa Abraham, PhD

Dr. Abraham is a staff psychologist at the Eating Disorders Clinical and Research Program. 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, and completed her training as an intern and post-doctoral fellow in adult clinical psychology at MGH/HMS. Dr. Abraham completed a fellowship in Medical Ethics at Harvard Medical School, and serves as a Chair of the Partners Human Research Committee (IRB). She is affiliated faculty in the Mongan Institute for Health Policy and has a practice in the Back Bay.

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399 Revolution Drive, Suite 710
Somerville, MA 02145
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Medical Education

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