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Megan A. O'Grady, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Academic Office Location:
Public Health Sciences
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6325
Phone: 860-679-5483
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Department of Public Health Sciences

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.Kent State UniversityPsychology
M.A.Southeastern Louisiana UniversityGeneral Psycology
Ph.D.Colorado State UniversityApplied Social Psychology

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
PostdoctoralUConn School of MedicineResearch Fellow, Alcohol and Addiction Science Research, UConn Alcohol Research Center

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Selected for the Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (TIDIRH), Bethesda, MDNational Institutes of Health
Carol L. Baird Memorial Scholarship, Department of PsychologyColorado State University
Conference Travel Award, College of Natural SciencesColorado State University
Conference Travel AwardSociety for Personality and Social Psychology
Conference Travel Awards, Department of PsychologyColorado State University
Graduate Fellowship Award, Graduate SchoolColorado State University

Dr. O’Grady is an applied social psychologist and health services researcher interested in making science-based improvements in the addiction treatment system of care by developing and implementing: new service models, integrated care, technology, and data-driven quality improvement practices. Dr. O’Grady draws from a variety of disciplines in her work such as implementation science, psychology, information technology, organizational science, addiction science, and public health. She has also studied social-contextual factors related to alcohol use among young adults.

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