William  Gerin 

 William Gerin

Professor of Behavioral Health; Director, The Mind-Body Cardiovascular Psychophysiology Laboratory

Contact Information

109 Biobehavioral Health Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802


(fax) 814-863-7525



Teaching Interests

Stress and health, teaching pre- and post-docs in the art of obtaining NIH funding, experimental and clinical trials methodology.

Research Interests

Research Interests: The role of social stressors and angry rumination in biological dysregulation and development of heart disease; Non-pharmacological interventions to reduce blood pressure in hypertensive patients; white coat hypertension.


Ph.D., Columbia University, 1985

Curriculum Vitae

William Gerin vitae

Strategic Themes

  • Domains of Health and Behavior
  • Populations of Special Interest