Dr. Roberts conducts research on the psychosocial implications of genetic testing for adult-onset diseases, including Alzheimer’s Disease, as well as participants’ motivations and interests in genetic testing, the psychological impact of providing risk disclosure, and health behavior changes prompted by risk assessment. He has also examined ethical and practical issues involved in returning research results to individuals enrolled in cancer genetics studies. Dr. Roberts directs the Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Center's Outreach, Recruitment, and Education Core.
- Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of Michigan
- M.A., Clinical Psychology, University of Michigan
- B.A., English, Duke University