Dr. Maureen O’Connor, graduate of the Psy.D. program in Clinical Psychology, was chosen to receive the department’s Young Alumni Award.
As part of completing the doctorate at IUP, she did her internship at the Department of Psychiatry, Yale University Medical School. She proceeded to a postdoctoral fellowship at Cornell Medical Center in New York City and another postdoctoral fellowship at the Bedford VA Medical Center in Boston. She is now the director of Cognitive Rehabilitation and an instructor in Neurology at Boston University of School of Medicine. She also received her Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology.
She will be on campus for this award on Monday, November 9, 2009, and will be meeting with students several times that day.
Kudos to Dr. O’Conner!