Mary Ann Dutton, Ph.D.

Professor & Vice-Chair for Research

Department of Psychiatry
Georgetown University Medical Center

2115 Wisconsin Ave.
Suite 140
Washington, DC 20007

Phone: 202-687-1997

Fax: 202-687-0694


Mary Ann Dutton, Ph.D. is Professor and Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center and Co-Director of the Community Engagement and Research core of the Georgetown Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science. Dr. Dutton’s research focuses on trauma and mental health. She has received numerous federal grants for longitudinal studies, randomized behavioral clinical trials involving mindfulness and telehealth interventions. Dr. Dutton has also focused o immigrant women’s use civil protection orders and trauma-informed legal advocacy. Dr. Dutton teaches Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction. Dr. Dutton is the author of numerous scientific journal articles and books.

Areas of Research: Trauma exposure, Post-traumatic stress, Mindfulness interventions, Telehealth.

Research Interests

  • Trauma exposure
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Mindfulness interventions
  • Telehealth