Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medical Social Sciences

Positive Psychology and Health Investigations

Judith Moskowitz, Director

This group studies the adaptive functions of positive affect with respect to psychological and physical well-being.

We are currently testing interventions that aim to increase the daily experience of positive affect in a number of samples experiencing health-related or other significant life stress.


Frank Penedo, David Victorson, and Betina Yanez

Judith T Moskowitz, PhD

Judith Moskowitz