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Department of Psychology
University of South Carolina
Maj (Dr.) Ryan R. Landoll is an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD. He holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology and an adjunct appointment in Clinical Community Psychology at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC. Dr. Landoll earned his B.S. in Psychology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and subsequently received his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. Dr. Landoll completed his Internship in Clinical Psychology at the Malcolm Grow Medical Clinic at Joint Base Andrews, MD. He is a Board Certified Clinical Psychologist and a Department of Defense Internal Behavioral Health Consultant Expert Trainer.
Prior to being stationed at USU, Dr. Landoll held several positions within the 20th Medical Group at Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter, SC. He served as the Chief, Mental Health Clinic, and the Behavioral Health Optimization Program Manager. He has also deployed as a Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape (SERE) Psychologist at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and Freedom's Sentinel.
Dr. Landoll has several lines of active research. His research in child clinical psychology focuses on the interplay between adolescent peer relationships (e.g., best friendships, romantic relationships, peer crowds and peer victimization, including cyber victimization) and their impact on adolescent internalizing disorders. He also conducts research on integrated primary care behavioral health, focusing on interprofessional training and education, communication between healthcare professionals, and health care delivery systems.