Linda E. Carlson

Professor, Department of Oncology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Full professor in Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine. Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychology. Enbridge Research Chair in Psychosocial Oncology, CIHR SPOR Mentorship Chair in Innovative Clinical Trials. Director of research in the Department of Psychosocial Resources at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary.

PhD Clinical Psychology. Thesis in psychoneuroendocrinology. Expertise in health psychology, behavioral medicine, psycho-oncology, integrative oncology, complementary therapies, mindfulness, meditation, mind-body therapies, behavioural clinical trials. Author of over 200 peer-reviewed publications and 2 books.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor, Department of Oncology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Education

  • 1998 
    McGill University, PhD Clinical Psychology