Mary Amanda Dew, PhD Inducted into Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

Mary Amanda Dew, PhDMary Amanda Dew, Ph.D. will be inducted as a Fellow in the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine in November 2013.  This is an honor not only for Dr. Dew, but for the Department of Psychiatry, as she is one of the few psychologists ever to have been inducted into the Academy.

The Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine represents psychiatrists dedicated to the advancement of medical science, education, and healthcare for persons with comorbid psychiatric and general medical conditions and provides national and international leadership in the furtherance of those goals.

Dr. Dew is Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Clinical and Translational Science.  She also serves as the Director of the Clinical Epidemiology Program, Co-Director if the Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Depression Prevention, and Director of Quality of Life Research for the Artificial Heart Program for Adult Cardiothoracic Transplantation.  In addition to her extensive administrative, research and clinical activities, Dr. Dew is very engaged in mentorship and career development activities at the University of Pittsburgh.