Irene Tung-Phan

Irene Tung-Phan, PhD

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

University of California, Los Angeles Clinical Psychology
UPMC Western Psychiatric HospitalClinical Psychology
University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineClinical Psychology

Professional Affiliations

Member, Research Society on Alcoholism
Member, Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Member, International Society for Developmental Psychology
Member, Research Society on Alcoholism

Selected Honors & Awards

Enoch Gordis Research Recognition Award, Research Society on Alcoholism

Research Interests

Emotion regulation and risky behaviors; Prenatal and early life stress; Resilience and adaptation
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Tung I, Beardslee J, Pardini J, Chung T, Keenan K & Hipwell AE. Adolescent childbirth, miscarriage, and abortion: Associations with changes in alcohol, marijuana, and cigarette use. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2020. Jan;61(1):104-111. doi:10.1111/jcpp.13112.
  2. Tung I, Keenan K, Stepp SD & Hipwell AE. The moderating effects of traumatic stress on vulnerability to emotional distress during pregnancy. Devel Psychopathol. 2019. Jun 17:1-4. doi: 10.1017/S0954579419000531 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31204636.
  3. Tung I, Noroa AN & Lee SS. Childhood maltreatment affects adolescent sensitivity to parenting and close friendships in predicting growth in externalizing behavior. Dev Psychopathol. 2018 Sep 25:1-17. doi: 10.1017/S0954579418000585. [Epub ahead of print] Pubmed PMID: 30249308.