Lawrence S. Gaines, Ph.D.Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Medicine
Ph.D., University of Maryland
M.A., University of Maryland
B.A., City College of New York
Dr. Gaines has been a member of the faculty since 1987. He initiated behavioral medicine-clinical psychology services for VUMC programs in surgical weight loss and inflammatory bowel disease. He is interested in symptom dimensions of depression and chronic disease, particularly inflammatory bowel disease.
Depression and inflammatory bowel disease, stress reactions and chronic disease, depression and anxiety
Association between depression and exacerbation of Crohn's Disease