Hector M. Gonzalez
Elizabeth (Betsy) Wasilevich
Graduate DirectorSpecialists - Research
Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Michigan State University
909 Fee Road Room B601
East Lansing 48824
(517) 353.8623 x170
Dr. Breslau is a highly cited psychiatric epidemiologist and PhD-trained sociologist who makes major contributions and scientific advances in the epidemiological study of numerous psychiatric conditions and behavioral disturbances, most prominently post-traumatic stress disorder and tobacco dependence.
She also has been an important contributor of epidemiological evidence on long-term effects of low birthweight (e.g., with respect to problem-solving capacities as disclosed by intelligence and other cognitive testing).
She holds multiple NIH research awards, and is actively involved in development of training programs at MSU. .
(See http://www.isihighlycited.com for more details about Dr. Breslau’s research contributions.)