Cara Fuchs, Ph.D.              


Cara Fuchs, PhD, MPH (she, her) is a Clinical Psychologist, Vice Chair, Chief of Psychology, and Director of Integrated Behavioral Health at Boston Medical Center. Her work focuses on reducing disparities in access to culturally responsive, behavioral health services through integration into medical and community-based settings. Dr. Fuchs received her B.A. in Psychology from Tufts University in 2000, her MPH in Epidemiology from Boston University in 2005, and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from University of Massachusetts, Boston, in 2011. She served as a Psychology Resident, Adult Track, at the University of Washington School of Medicine (2010-2011), as an APA Clinical Fellow in Primary Care Behavioral Health at Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital in Bedford (2011-2012) and as a Research Fellow in Integrated Primary Care at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She was appointed as Instructor in Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University in 2015, was appointed as Assistant Professor in 2015. She has been employed as an Associate Psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital since 2015 and appointed as Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School since 2016.