Robert Allan, PhD is an internationally recognized cardiac psychologist. He has held an appointment in the Division of Cardiology at Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian Hospital for nearly four decades. Dr. Allan is co-author/co-editor of the first and second editions of Heart and Mind: the Practice of Cardiac Psychology (American Psychological Association, 1996, 2012), the seminal book in the field, as well as many articles in leading psychology and medical journals. Allan has conducted individual psychotherapy with hundreds of cardiac patients and facilitated more than 2,500 cardiac support groups. He has led the Preventing Heart Disease program on the stepdown coronary care unit at Weill Cornell Medical Center for more than 25 years, where he is currently leading a psychosocial intervention study for Takotsubo patients. Robert is also a musician and video artist.
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