Dr. Pierre Gérain

MSc Psychology, PhD Health Psychology

Post-doctoral researcher at the University of Lille and in PACE lab

Recent publications

  • Gérain, P., & Zech, E. (2021). A Harmful Care: The Association of Informal Caregiver Burnout With Depression, Subjective Health, and Violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 886260520983259. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260520983259

    Gérain, P., & Zech, E. (2020). Do informal caregivers experience more burnout? A meta-analytic study. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2020.1803372


  • Emotion regulation in informal dementia caregivers in the daily life
  • Couple dyadic adjustment when facing a disease (dementia & kidney disease)
  • Association between emotion and health behaviors in the daily life

Teaching activities

  • Support for master thesis in quantitative health and work psychology
  • Representative at the Young Research Commission in the Francophone Association for Health Psychology (APFSA)