Director, Communication Skills Training and Research Program

Patricia A. Parker

About Me

  • Clinical Expertise: Psycho-Oncology; Adjustment Issues; Psychological treatments to reduce distress and improve adjustment in cancer patients and their family members
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: PhD, San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego
  • Fellowships: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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