Dr. Adrian Aguilera
University of California, Berkeley
Dr. Adrian Aguilera is an associate professor in the School of Social Welfare at the University of California, Berkeley and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco. At UC Berkeley, Dr. Aguilera directs the Digital Health Equity and Access Lab, and at UCSF, he directs the Latino Mental Health Research Program and co-leads SOLVE HealthTech. Dr. Aguilera is trained as a clinical psychologist and is an expert in cognitive and behavioral approaches to treat depression and anxiety. His research is focused on developing and testing technology-based interventions to address health disparities in low-income and vulnerable populations. His work has focused on utilizing mobile phone technologies to disseminate mental health interventions.
Dr. Aguilera receives grant funding from the National Institutes of Health. He also provides consulting to private companies, including BeMe, BigHealth, and Everly Health.