Catherine Snapp

Assistant Professor

Catherine Snapp

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

  • UGA HSC RH 135Q


  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology Baylor University, 2002

  • MS, Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services Georgia State University, 1997

  • BA, Political Science and Government, General University of Georgia, 1986


  • Positive Psychology Health Coaching Whole Being Institute, 2014

  • Applied Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice Institute for Functional Medicine, 2010

  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Duke University, 2009

  • CITI Training (Collaborative Institutional Training Institute) University of Georgia, 2021

  • Mental Health Counselor National Board of Community Counselors, 2006

  • Licensed Professional Counselor LPCA of Georgia, 2021

Awards & Honors

  • 5 Year Certificate of Appreciation AU/UGA Medical Partnership, 2024

  • Excellence in Faculty Leadership AU/UGA Medical Partnership, 2024

  • Selected by CDC for White House Initiative on Ending Hunger and Building Healthier Communities Centers for Disease Control and the White House , 2024

  • 2023 Honoree for Women in Medicine Month MCG Office for Faculty Success , 2023

  • Unrestricted Educational Grant Atrium Innovations, 2021

Teaching Interests

Personalized health;
Systems medicine


Selected Recent Publications

  • Peer-Assisted Learning in Undergraduate Medical Education for Resilience and Well-being., 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Systems medicine;
Neuroplasticity and neuroscience

Department Service

  • Enrichment Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Personalized Health and Well-being Leadership 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • GMAC 2021 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting

Public Service

  • BWS Faith based ministry 2020 - Present

    Role: Board Member