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James N. Weisberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Division of Pain Medicine
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Subspecialty and Areas of Interest

James Weisberg, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of chronic non-malignant pain. He is an associate professor in the Department of Anesthesiologyand Perioperative Medicine and sees patients at the UAB Highlands Pain Treatment Clinic. Dr. Weisberg maintains an active clinical practice that focuses on cognitive-behavioral pain evaluation and treatment, and he trains medical students, residents and clinical psychology graduate students.

His primary research area has been on the interaction between personality and pain, although he has published in other areas including the impact of weather on pain and daily coping with pain. He speaks nationally on the topics of personality disorders and chronic pain, as well as cognitive-behavioral pain management, multidisciplinary pain management, stress management and biofeedback.

Dr. Weisberg may be reached at jweisberg@uab.edu.

Education and Degrees

Duke University Medical Center, Fellowship, 1993
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Internship, 1992
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology), 1992
North Texas State University, M.S. (Clinical Psychology/Behavioral Medicine), 1987
University of Colorado-Boulder, B.A. (Psychology/Philosophy), 1985

Professional Societies

Southern Pain Society

Georgia Psychological Association

Association for Applied Psychophysiology & Biofeedback

American Psychological Association

International Association for the Study of Pain

American Pain Society

Recent Publications

To view publications, please click on this PubMed link.