Michael H. Antoni, PhD

Michael Antoni, PhD is Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Miami, leads the Biobehavioral Oncology Program at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, and is a licensed Clinical Psychologist in Florida. His research focuses on psychoneuroimmunology applied to viral infections and certain human cancers. He has led multiple NIH-funded efforts testing the effects of cognitive behavioral stress management (CBSM) interventions on psychological adjustment, immune system functioning and health outcomes in HIV-infected men and women, women with Human Papilloma Virus-associated cervical dysplasia, women with breast cancer, men with prostate cancer, and men and women with chronic fatigue syndrome. He is a Fellow of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, and is Associate Editor for the International Journal of Behavioral Medicine and Psychology and Health. He has published over 400 journal articles, abstracts, chapters and books in the area of health psychology.