Tara Torres

Tara Torres

Graduate Student, Clinical Psychology
Psychosocial Research in Oncology (PRO) Lab
Faculty Advisor: Heidi Hamann

Research Interests: 

  • Psychosocial and behavioral aspects of the cancer experience.
  • Examining and improving upon effective patient-physician communication practices in an effort to eliminate cancer health disparities.
  • Emphasis on unmet supportive care needs for under-served and stigmatized cancer populations.

Courses Taught:

  • PSY 383 - Health Psychology (2022)

*Year listed indicates when this individual last taught the specified course.

Updated: 11/22/22


  • B.A. Psychology, University of California: Los Angeles (2014)
  • M.A.