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Dr. Samuel F. Sears Jr.

Professor of Psychology and Director of Health Psychology

East Carolina University

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East Carolina University

600 Moye Boulevard

Greenville, North Carolina 27834

United States

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Background Information

Employment History

Associate Professor In the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

UF

Affiliations

Board Member
The Oakwood School

Advisory Board Member
EMS

Member of the Department of Psychology
Thomas Harriott College of Arts and Sciences

Member of the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Brody School of Medicine

Education

Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

University of Florida Health Science Center

B.S.

clinical health psychology

University of Florida

Jr. PhD

M.S.

clinical health psychology

University of Florida

Ph.D.

clinical health psychology

University of Florida

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About the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

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Samuel F. Sears, PhD, Professor and Director of Health Psychology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

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Sam Sears, PhD Professor and Director of Health Psychology East Carolina University
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Dr. Sears is Professor and Director of Health Psychology at East Carolina University. He holds joint appointments in Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Department of Psychology. He is a nationally recognized expert in the psychological care and quality of life outcomes of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients and has published over 75 articles in the medicine literature on the psychological aspects of cardiology.
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Dr. Sears is the principal investigator on funded grants related to psychosocial treatments for ICD patients. Dr. Sears was honored by his peers by being awarded the "Early Career Contributions to Psychology Award" by the Florida Psychological Association in 1998. He received five Teacher of the Year awards for both Research and Classroom teaching from the students of his department. Dr. Sears is married to Staci Evans, his wife of 14 years, and they have two sons, Jackson and Brandon, and live in Greenville, NC.


The Oakwood School :: Board of Trustees

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Samuel F. Sears, Ph.D. Dr. Samuel Sears is a Professor in the Departments of Psychology and Cardiovascular Sciences at East Carolina University. He also serves as the Director of Health Psychology. Dr. Sears received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in clinical health psychology from the University of Florida. He also served on the faculty at the University of Florida for 12 years before joining the faculty at East Carolina University in 2007. Dr. Sears continues to practice and teach health psychology in cardiology clinics at the East Carolina Heart Institute in Greenville, NC. He is a nationally recognized expert in the psychological care and quality of life outcomes of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients and has published over 100 articles in the medicine and psychology research literature on the psychological aspects of cardiology. Dr. Sears is also a frequent speaker at ICD support groups and medical education seminars around the country and the world. He is a regular expert guest on the national PBS medical show, Second Opinion, appearing in each of the last four seasons. He and his wife, Staci, have two sons at Oakwood and Dr. Sears serves as the PA announcer at Oakwood Eagle Basketball home games.


Exercise, Alternative Therapies May Help Lower Blood Pressure

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Samuel Sears, director of health psychology programs at East Carolina University, in Greenville, N.C., said the report is important but its focus misses the "mental benefits" of alternative treatments. "Patients seek and may gain broader benefits from some of these therapies, such as psychological and perceived control of their condition," he said.

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SOURCES: Robert Brook, M.D., associate professor, medicine, division of cardiovascular medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Ph.D., M.D., associate professor, medicine and of epidemiology and biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco; Samuel F. Sears, Ph.D., professor and director, health psychology programs, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.; April 22, 2013, Hypertension


The Oakwood School : Board of Trustees

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Samuel F. Sears, Ph.D. Dr. Samuel Sears is a Professor in the Departments of Psychology and Cardiovascular Sciences at East Carolina University. He also serves as the Director of Health Psychology. Dr. Sears received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in clinical health psychology from the University of Florida. He also served on the faculty at the University of Florida for 12 years before joining the faculty at East Carolina University in 2007. Dr. Sears continues to practice and teach health psychology in cardiology clinics at the East Carolina Heart Institute in Greenville, NC. He is a nationally recognized expert in the psychological care and quality of life outcomes of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients and has published over 100 articles in the medicine and psychology research literature on the psychological aspects of cardiology. Dr. Sears is also a frequent speaker at ICD support groups and medical education seminars around the country and the world. He is a regular expert guest on the national PBS medical show, Second Opinion, appearing in each of the last four seasons. He and his wife, Staci, have two sons at Oakwood and Dr. Sears serves as the PA announcer at Oakwood Eagle Basketball home games.


The Oakwood School : Board of Trustees

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Samuel F. Sears, Ph.D. Dr. Samuel Sears is a Professor in the Departments of Psychology and Cardiovascular Sciences at East Carolina University. He also serves as the Director of Health Psychology. Dr. Sears received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in clinical health psychology from the University of Florida. He also served on the faculty at the University of Florida for 12 years before joining the faculty at East Carolina University in 2007. Dr. Sears continues to practice and teach health psychology in cardiology clinics at the East Carolina Heart Institute in Greenville, NC. He is a nationally recognized expert in the psychological care and quality of life outcomes of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients and has published over 100 articles in the medicine and psychology research literature on the psychological aspects of cardiology. Dr. Sears is also a frequent speaker at ICD support groups and medical education seminars around the country and the world. He is a regular expert guest on the national PBS medical show, Second Opinion, appearing in each of the last four seasons. He and his wife, Staci, have two sons at Oakwood and Dr. Sears serves as the PA announcer at Oakwood Eagle Basketball home games.

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