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Victoria B. Mitrani, Ph.D.,

General Information

Victoria B. Mitrani, Ph.D.,

Contact

  • Fax: 305-243-5444
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Roles

  • Clinical Associate Professor

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Education

1986 Ph.D.
University of Miami

Biography

Dr. Victoria Mitrani is Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She is the director of the Center for Family Studies Division of Family Health, which aims to develop interdisciplinary collaboration on research and clinical practice to improve health outcomes in families affected by a medical condition. Dr. Mitrani is a psychologist with 18 years of experience in research and clinical practice. She is a developer of Structural Ecosystems Therapy, an intervention aimed at improving psychological adjustment, family functioning and medical adherence in women with HIV/AIDS. Dr. Mitrani is the Principal Investigator of an NIH-funded study to examine the family mechanisms of Structural Ecosystems Therapy in HIV+ women in drug recovery. Dr. Mitrani is first vice-chair of the UM Social and Behavioral Sciences Institutional Review Board (IRB) and a member of the University of Miami Faculty Senate.