Donna M. Evon, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Administrative Contact
Shane McCollum
T: 919-843-7937

Clinical Focus: Psychology, Psychosocial Interventions, Hepatitis C, Liver Disease

Academic Interests: Dr. Evon’s clinical and research interests include (a) identifying and understanding psychological, social and behavioral factors associated with hepatitis C, antiviral treatment initiation, and treatment outcomes and (b) developing psychosocial interventions to improve access to care, coping with treatment-related side effects and the stress of antiviral treatment, medication adherence, and persistence on antiviral therapy regimens.


Education and Training

Degree Institution Area
B.A. Merrimack College, North Andover, MA Psychology & Philosophy
M.A. Connecticut College, New London, CT Psychology; Health specialty
Ph.D. University of Health Sciences/ The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL Clinical Psychology-Behavioral Medicine Specialty
Predoctoral Internship University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychiatry, Chapel Hill, NC Clinical Psychology- Behavioral Medicine Specialty
Postdoctoral Fellowship University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC Transplant Psychology