Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Full Time Faculty
Sarah Galloway, Ph.D.
Biobehavioral Medicine Division
(843) 792-0686 phone
(843) 792-4137 fax
Dr. Galloway received her M.A. and PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Virginia. She completed her predoctoral internship at the Charleston Consortium (Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center) and her postdoctoral fellowship in behavioral medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina specializing in psycho-oncology and adjustment to chronic medical conditions. Dr. Galloway is currently faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Bio-behavioral Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. She is also a clinical supervisor for Hollings Cancer Center and Behavioral Medicine rotations in the Behavioral Medicine Clinic.
Clinical and/or Research Expertise
Psycho-oncology, post-traumatic growth within medically compromised patients, couples therapy, group therapy, chronic and cancer related pain, coping and adjustment to medical illness, quality of life and quality of death, compliance with medical/psychiatric treatment, optimizing medical treatment through inclusion of psychosocial and behavioral interventions, social support within medical illness, health promotion