Elissa Epel, Ph.D.

Psychologist & Stress researcher

Elissa Epel, Ph.D. is a professor and vice chair in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco. She is an internationally renowned health psychologist who has conducted pioneering research into how stress impacts our health. She is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Telomere Effect. The Stress Prescription is her latest book.