Rachel M. Radin, M.S.
University of California, San Francisco
Rachel M. Radin is a Postdoctoral Scholar at the UCSF Department of Psychiatry, Center for Health and Community. She completed a Pre-doctoral Internship in Pediatric Psychology at Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore, MD, and will receive her PhD from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Medical and Clinical Psychology in February of 2017. She worked jointly with Drs. Marian Tanofsky-Kraff at USUHS and Jack Yanovski at NICHD, studying pediatric eating behaviors, including stress-related eating and metabolic co-morbidities. Rachel received an F31 award from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to investigate psychophysiological stress reactivity profiles among youth with and without loss of control eating as part of her dissertation. Rachel’s current research interests include clarifying the biopsychosocial processes that contribute to eating behavior and metabolic health in adults, and developing complementary and integrative health interventions to improve the health of individuals with obesity and other health-related conditions.