Jeffrey Gardere, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Behavioral Medicine

Department of Basic Biomedical Sciences

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine - Harlem

Areas of Expertise

Mental Health, Parenting, Psychology


Jeffrey Gardere, an assistant professor of basic sciences and a course director at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City, is one of the most widely sought-after experts in the field of mental health. He earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology at The George Washington University. Dr. Gardere also serves as an adjunct professor at the Touro College Graduate School of Psychology and the City College of New York City, and a visiting faculty at the American University of Antigua College of Medicine. He has authored several books, including "Smart Parenting for African-Americans: Helping Your Kids Thrive in a Difficult World," and co-authored "Practical Parenting" with Emmy-award winning talk show host Montel Williams.

In The News