John Paul Ryan
PhD student in the Clinical Psychology program at The Catholic University of America
Experts Meeting: The Home and Displaced People
John Paul Ryan is a PhD student in the Clinical Psychology program at The Catholic University of America, where he aims to concentrate on the role of chaplains, clergy, and interpersonal relations in preventing suicide. He earned his BA in Psychology and Spanish for International Service in 2018 from CUA, where he conducted research pertaining to migrant seasonal farmworkers and military suicide prevention. He also has been a part of diverse research investigating fMRI biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease, implementing neurological interventions to older adults with HIV, and coordinating clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine.