Le corps professoral

Claudia Trudel-Fitzgerald

Claudia Trudel-Fitzgerald

Professeure

Cours enseignés

Formation

Autres positions actuelles / Other current appointments

  • Chercheure / Researcher, Centre de Recherche de l'Institut Universitaire en Santé Mentale de Montréal, Canada
  • Psychologue clinicienne / Clinical Psychologist, Ordre des Psychologues du Québec, Canada
  • Chercheure affiliée / Affiliate Scientist, Lee Kum Sheung Center for Health and Happiness at Harvard University, US

Positions académiques antérieures / Prior academic appointments

  • 2021-2022 - Chercheure en bien-être et inégalités / Integrative Well-being and Inequality Scholar, University of Michigan, US
  • 2021 - Professeure sous octroi / Research scientist, Harvard Lee Kum Sheung Center for Health and Happiness, Boston, US
  • 2018 - Associée de recherche / Research Associate, Harvard University, Boston, US

Formation postdoctorale / Postdoctoral training

  • 2017 - Chercheure postdoctorale en santé publique / Postdoctoral fellow in public health, Harvard University, Boston, US

Études universitaires / Graduate and undergraduate training

  • 2014 - PhD en psychologie clinique / PhD in Clinical Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
  • 2011 - Stage de recherche en épidémiologie sociale / Research internship in social epidemiology, Harvard University, Boston, US
  • 2007 - BA en psychologie / BA in Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Intérêts de recherche

Intérêts cliniques et de recherche / Research and clinical interests

  • Adaptation psychologique aux maladies chroniques / Psychological adjustment to chronic diseases
  • Processus de régulation (ex., stratégies d'adaptation, régulation émotionnelle) / Regulatory processes (eg, coping, emotion regulation)
  • Déterminants psychologiques et sociaux de la santé / Psychological and social determinants of health
  • Adoption de saines habitudes de vie / Adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviors
  • Inégalités sociales et disparités en santé / Social inequalities and health disparities

Domaines d'expertise / Areas of expertise

  • Psychologie de la santé / Health psychology
  • Psychologie positive et la mesure du bien-être psychologique / Positive psychology and the measurement of psychological well-being
  • Épidémiologie sociale / Social epidemiology
  • Psychologie clinique / Clinical psychology
  • Thérapie cognitive-comportementale / Cognitive-behavioral therapy
Quelques communications et publications

Articles révisés par les pairs / Peer-reviewed articles

Chapitres de livre / Book chapters

Prix et distinctions

Financement de recherche actuel (chercheure principale ou co-chercheure seulement) / Current research funding (as a PI or co-I only)

  • 2022-2025 - PI: Chaire de Recherche Junior UQTR
    Disparités sociales, adaptation au stress et santé / Social disparities, coping, and health

Financement de recherche antérieur (chercheure principale ou co-chercheure seulement) / Completed research funding (as a PI or co-I only)

  • 2020-2022 - Co-I: Dean’s acceleration award
    Using smartphone measurement bursts in an established epidemiologic cohort to capture psychological well-being and health behaviors
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, US
  • 2019 - PI: HOPE Fund Publication Award
    Psychological Well-Being as part of the Public Health Debate? Insight into Dimensions, Interventions, and Policy
    HOPE Fund Committee, Office for Scholarly Communication, Harvard Library, US
  • 2018 - PI: Enrichment research award 
    Unraveling health disparities: Relationships between emotional factors and biomarkers involved in age-related diseases
    Harvard Catalyst Health Disparities Research Program, US
  • 2016-2018 - PI: Postdoctoral Research Training Grant, provincial competition
    Psychological and behavioral determinants of colorectal cancer survival
    Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ), Québec
  • 2014-2017 - PI: Postdoctoral Research Training Grant, national competition
    Relationships between psychological distress, health behaviors and survival among colorectal cancer patients
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), CAN
  • 2012 - PI: Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements 
    Associations between psychological well-being, health behaviors and hypertension
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), CAN
  • 2009-2012 - PI: Doctoral Research Training Grant
    Evolution, clustering, and interdependence of cancer-related symptoms in the 18-month period following surgery
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), CAN
  • 2009-2012 - PI: Doctoral Training Grant (declined)
    Evolution, clustering, and interdependence of cancer-related symptoms in the 18-month period following surgery
    Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ), Québec
  • 2008-2009 - PI: Master's Training Grant
    Psychological sequelae of insomnia syndrome among cancer patients
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), CAN
  • 2008-2010 - PI: Master’s Training Grant (declined)
    Psychological sequelae of insomnia syndrome among cancer patients
    Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ), Québec
  • 2007-2009 - PI: Master's Training Grant (declined for 2008-2009)
    Psychological sequelae of insomnia syndrome among cancer patients
    Cancer Research Center, L’Hôtel-Dieu de Québec, Quebec City, CAN

Quelques prix & distinctions / Selected Awards & Distinctions

  • 2022 - Emerging Scientist Award (“Prix de la Relève Scientifique”), Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
  • 2017 - University-endorsed candidate for a Canada 150 Research Chair of Excellence, UQAM & Government of Canada 
  • 2017 - Early-Career Best Individual Presentation Award, International Positive Psychology Association
  • 2017 - Outstanding Oral Presentation Award, Science for Scientists, International Positive Psychology Association
  • 2015 - New Investigator Award, Society of Integrative Oncology
  • 2014 - Young Investigator Award, American Psychosomatic Society
  • 2014 - Best Publication Prize, Institute of Cancer Research-Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • 2013 - The Jack Rachman Student Research Poster award, Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies
  • 2012 - The Bultz Best Poster Presentation, Canadian Association of Psycho-Oncology
  • 2012 - Best oral presentation, Laval University
  • 2012 - Best poster presentation, Société Québécoise pour la Recherche en Psychologie
  • 2010 - Certificate of Academic Excellence, Canadian Psychological Association
  • 2010 - Distinction Award - Youth, Caisse Desjardins
  • 2009 - Best poster presentation, Laval University Cancer Research Center
  • 2007 - Excellence in clinical cancer research, Laval University Cancer Research Center
  • 2007 - Best oral presentation, Laval University

Quelques bourses de formation & voyage / Selected Training & Travel Awards

  • 2019 - Workshop on Resilience & Reserve in Aging: Early-career scholar, American Federation for Aging Research & National Institute of Aging
  • 2019 - Travel Award, Research Scientist Association, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • 2015 - Travel Award, Postdoctoral Association, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • 2012 - Travel Award, Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health - Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • 2011 - Travel Award, National Cancer Institute - Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • 2009 - Travel Award, Psychology Graduate Students Association, Laval University

Équipe / Team

Des opportunités comme étudiant.e au baccalauréat, étudiant.e gradué.e et chercheur.e postdoctoral.e sont typiquement possibles au laboratoire. Si tu es intéressé.e à joindre l'équipe, stp envoie une copie de ton CV à jour, ton plus récent relevé de notes, ainsi que quelques lignes sur les raisons qui te motivent à travailler ensemble à claudia.trudel-fitzgerald[at]uqtr.ca. Suis-nous aussi sur les réseaux sociaux pour connaître les opportunités d'emploi actuelles. Au plaisir de te rencontrer!

Openings as an undergraduate student, graduate student, and postdoctoral researcher are usually available in the lab. If you are interested in joining the team, please send a copy of your updated CV, your most recent transcript, as well as a few lines on your motivation to join our team to claudia.trudel-fitzgerald[at]uqtr.ca. Follow us on social media to learn more about ongoing job opportunities. Looking forward to meeting you!