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Daniel Lee, PhD

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Principal Investigator

Behavioral Science Division

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Academic Appointment

  • Boston University School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


  • National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2019
  • Auburn University, Auburn, AL, Clinical Psychology, Ph.D., 2017
  • Auburn University, Auburn, AL, Clinical Psychology, Ph.D., 2013
  • University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA, Psychology, B.A. 2008

Expertise and Interests

  • Assessment of PTSD
  • Longitudinal analysis of responses to trauma exposure
  • Suicide risk among Veterans

Membership in Professional Societies

  • International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies
  • Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Awards and Honors

  • Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Award; Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Selected Publications

Lee, D. J., Bovin, M. J., Weathers, F. W., Schnurr, P. P., Palmieri, P. A., Sloan, D. M., Keane, T. M., & Marx, B. P. (2019). Latent factor structure of DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder: Evaluation of method variance and construct validity of novel symptom clusters. Psychological Assessment, 31, 46-58.

Lee, D. J., Kearns, J. C., Wisco, B. E., Gradus, J. L., Green, J. D., Sloan, D. M., Nock, M. K., Rosen, R. C., Keane, T. K., & Marx, B. P. (2018). A longitudinal study of risk factors for suicide attempts among Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans. Depression and Anxiety, 35, 609-618.

Weathers, F. W., Bovin, M. J., Lee, D. J., Sloan, D. M., Schnurr, P. P., Kaloupek, D. G., Keane, T. M. & Marx, B. P. (2018). The Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5): Development and initial psychometric evaluation in military veterans. Psychological Assessment, 30, 383-395.

Lee, D. J., Weathers, F. W., Sloan, D. M., Davis, M., T., & Domino, J. L. (2017). Development and preliminary psychometric examination of the Semi-Structured Emotion Regulation Interview. Journal of Personality Assessment, 99, 56-66.

Sloan, D. M., Marx, B. P., Lee, D. J., & Resick, P. A. (2018). A brief exposure based treatment for PTSD versus Cognitive Processing Therapy: A randomized noninferiority clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry, 75, 233-239.

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