Susan H. McDaniel, PhD

Susan H. McDaniel, PhD, vice chair of the department of family medicine and the Dr. Laurie Sands Distinguished Professor of Families & Health at the University of Rochester Medical Center-Highland Family Medicine Center, where she directs the Institute for the Family in the department of psychiatry. Dr. McDaniel’s research, which includes doctor-patient communication, has been widely published in professional journals. She was the 2016 president of the American Psychological Association.

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