Hyong Jin Cho, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Cho graduated from the University of Sao Paulo Medical School and finished his residency program in psychiatry at the same institution. He received M.S. in epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and completed his Ph.D. at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London in 2006 (thesis: The comparative epidemiology of chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome in Brazilian and British primary care). He is currently a postdoctoral scholar at the UCLA Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology.

He is currently investigating two topics: 1) rheumatoid arthritis and sleep; and 2) sleep, depression and health functioning in older adults with a history of depression.