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Angela Fang, PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant in Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital


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Angela Fang, PhD, is a psychologist at the OCD and Related Disorders Program, a clinic and research program that provides treatment and advances knowledge about treatment for individuals with obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. 



Medical Education
  • PhD, Boston University
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Foreign Languages
  • Mandarin Chinese
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Behavioral Health - MGH
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

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Angela Fang, PhD,  received an AB in psychological and brain sciences at Dartmouth College in 2007 (Phi Beta Kappa) and a PhD in clinical psychology at Boston University in 2014. She completed her predoctoral clinical internship (2014) at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, and is a licensed psychologist. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship (2016) in the OCD and Related Disorders Program, and joined the faculty as Instructor (2016) and Assistant Professor (2017) of Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fang is a past recipient of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America Career Development Leadership Program and Travel Award, and was named a 2016 Rising Star from the Association for Psychological Science. 


Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Angela's Fang's research aims to investigate the social and cognitive biases underlying anxiety and obsessive-compulsive related disorders, to inform targets for treatment. She has received funding from the Harvard University Mind Brain Behavior Interfaculty Initiative, and the International OCD Foundation, to examine the role of oxytocin in body dysmorphic disorder, both as a biomarker of social cognitive impairment, and as an investigational agent to improve biases in social cognition. Dr. Fang has recently been awarded a 5-year K23 career development award from the National Institute of Mental Health to investigate the brain correlates of self-focused processing in patients with body dysmorphic disorder and social anxiety disorder.



View my most recent publications at PubMed


OCD and Related Disorders Program
185 Cambridge Street, Suite 2000
Richard B. Simches Research Building
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-643-7717
Fax: 617-643-3080

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