Michelle Bovin, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

PhD, Temple University
MA, Claremont Graduate University
BA, University of Pennsylvania

Michelle Bovin, PhD is a Staff Psychologist at the Behavioral Science Division, National Center for PTSD, at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, and an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Bovin's research focuses on two complementary areas: the development, validation, and application of trauma-informed assessment tools and the improvement of access to care for patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She has published in such high impact/highly regarded journals as JAMA Network Open, Psychological Assessment, Psychological Bulletin. Her research is currently funded by the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility

2022- As co-chair of the PTSD Special Interest Group (SIG) of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA), I work closely with one of its Donor Funded BIPOC Membership Scholars to provide curated, semi-annual article lists to our SIG which highlight new articles relevant to trauma and PTSD. Each compilation includes a section highlighting recently published articles focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

2020- Leading ongoing series of discussions in biweekly assessment core reliability meetings on issues of diversity as it pertains to PTSD symptomatology.

VA Boston Healthcare System

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  1. Resnik J, Miller CJ, Roth CE, Burns K, Bovin MJ. A Systematic Review of the Department of Veterans Affairs Mental Health-Care Access Interventions for Veterans With PTSD. Mil Med. 2024 May 18; 189(5-6):1303-1311. PMID: 37837200
  2. Moshier SJ, Mahoney CT, Bovin MJ, Marx BP, Schnurr PP. Session-level effects of cognitive processing therapy and prolonged exposure on individual symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder among U.S. veterans. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2024 Mar 28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 38546622
  3. Sistad RE, Kimerling R, Schnurr PP, Bovin MJ. The impact of screening positive for hazardous alcohol use on the diagnostic accuracy of the PTSD Checklist for DSM-5 among veterans. J Trauma Stress. 2024 Apr; 37(2):328-336. PMID: 38085555
  4. Lee DJ, Crowe ML, Weathers FW, Bovin MJ, Ellickson S, Sloan DM, Schnurr P, Keane TM, Marx BP. An Item Response Theory Analysis of the Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 Among Veterans. Assessment. 2023 Nov 14; 10731911231202440.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37960836
  5. Klein AB, Schnurr PP, Bovin MJ, Friedman MJ, Keane TM, Marx BP. An empirical investigation of definitions of subthreshold posttraumatic stress disorder. J Trauma Stress. 2024 Feb; 37(1):113-125.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37937636
  6. Bovin MJ, Mahoney CT, Klein AB, Keane TM, Marx BP. Comparing the Prevalence of Probable DSM-IV and DSM-5 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in a Sample of U.S. Military Veterans Using the PTSD Checklist. Assessment. 2023 Oct; 30(7):2050-2057.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36382778
  7. Bovin MJ, Schneiderman A, Bernhard PA, Maguen S, Hoffmire CA, Blosnich JR, Smith BN, Kulka R, Vogt D. "Development and validation of a brief warfare exposure measure among U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans: The Deployment Risk and Resilience Inventory-2 Warfare Exposure-Short Form (DRRI-2 WE-SF)": Correction. Psychol Trauma. 2023 Nov; 15(8):1258.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35771523
  8. Bovin MJ, Schneiderman A, Bernhard PA, Maguen S, Hoffmire CA, Blosnich JR, Smith BN, Kulka R, Vogt D. Development and validation of a brief warfare exposure measure among U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans: The Deployment Risk and Resilience Inventory-2 Warfare Exposure-Short Form (DRRI-2 WE-SF). Psychol Trauma. 2023 Nov; 15(8):1248-1258.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35653745; PMCID: PMC10364240; DOI: 10.1037/tra0001282;
  9. Bovin MJ, Resnik J, Linsky AM, Stolzmann K, Mull HJ, Schnurr PP, Post EP, Pleasants EA, Miller CJ. Does screening for PTSD lead to VA mental health care? Identifying the spectrum of initial VA screening actions. Psychol Serv. 2023 Aug; 20(3):525-532.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35446094; PMCID: PMC10150561; DOI: 10.1037/ser0000651;
  10. Schnurr PP, Chard KM, Ruzek JI, Chow BK, Resick PA, Foa EB, Marx BP, Friedman MJ, Bovin MJ, Caudle KL, Castillo D, Curry KT, Hollifield M, Huang GD, Chee CL, Astin MC, Dickstein B, Renner K, Clancy CP, Collie C, Maieritsch K, Bailey S, Thompson K, Messina M, Franklin L, Lindley S, Kattar K, Luedtke B, Romesser J, McQuaid J, Sylvers P, Varkovitzky R, Davis L, MacVicar D, Shih MC. Comparison of Prolonged Exposure vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among US Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 01 04; 5(1):e2136921.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35044471; PMCID: PMC8771295; DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.36921;
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2022 Federal Advisory Committee Act: Nominated to the HSR&D Scientific Merit Review Board
2015 America Career Development Leadership Program: Selected for Participation in the Anxiety Disorders Association
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