Le corps professoral
Claudia Trudel-Fitzgerald

Claudia Trudel-Fitzgerald

Professeure

Cours enseignés

Hiver 2022
  • PSY1012 - Psychologie de la santé
  • PSY1023 - Activité de recherche en psychologie II
  • PSY1050 - Psychologie positive : bonheur et santé optimale

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
  • Chercheure en bien-être et inégalités / Integrative Well-being and Inequality Scholar, University of Michigan, US

Positions académiques antérieures / Prior academic appointments

  • 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)

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • 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

Intéressé.e à joindre le laboratoire? Interested in joining the lab?

Des opportunités comme étudiant.e au baccalauréat, étudiant.e gradué.e et chercheur.e postdoctoral.e sont 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. Au plaisir de te rencontrer!

Openings as an undergraduate student, graduate student, and postdoctoral researcher are 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. Looking forward to meeting you!