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Terry DiLorenzo

Terry
DiLorenzo

Associate Professor and Chair of Psychology

BA, Rutgers University,
MA, Yeshiva University,
PhD, Yeshiva University,

Dr. Terry DiLorenzo received her BA from Rutgers University and her PhD in health psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School, Yeshiva University. She completed a research postdoctoral fellowship in the psychiatry department of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Her primary research interests include the associations between attitudes and health beliefs and behaviors, as well as quality of life in individuals with chronic disease, including multiple sclerosis and cancer. Dr. DiLorenzo also conducts research on expectations and irrational beliefs and test anxiety in undergraduate students and educational methods to train behavioral scientists in the responsible conduct of research. Her most recent publications include "Quality of life in MS: Does aging enhance perceptions of mental health?," co-authored with J. Halper and MA Piccone (Disability and Rehabilitation, 2009), and "Qualitative analysis of acute skin toxicity among breast cancer radiotherapy patients," co-authored with JB Schnur, SC Ouellette, SA Green, and GH Montgomery, GH (Psychooncology, in press). Dr. DiLorenzo teaches a variety of psychology courses including social psychology, abnormal psychology, psychology research seminar, public health, and human sexuality.

dilorenz@yu.edu
212-340-7879

Beren campus - 215 Lexington Ave
Room#422

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Fall 2018
Honors Prog Senior Project I
PSYC 4910H

 

Intro To Public Health
SOCI 1233

 

Public Health
PSYC 3610

 

Public Health
PUB 3610

 

Research Seminar I
PSYC 3214H

 

Social Psychology
PSYC 3105

 

Topics:
SOCI 4925

 

Spring 2018
Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 2414

 

Honors Prog Senior Project II
PSYC 4920H

 

Human Sexuality
PSYC 3165

 

Social Psychology
PSYC 3105

 

Topics:
SOCI 4925

 

Fall 2017
Honors Prog Senior Project I
PSYC 4910H

 

Intro To Public Health
SOCI 1233

 

Public Health
PSYC 3610

 

Public Health
PUB 3610

 

Research Seminar I
PSYC 3214H

 

Social Psychology
PSYC 3105

 

Topics:
SOCI 4925

 

Spring 2017
Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 2414

 

Honors Prog Senior Project II
PSYC 4920H

 

Human Sexuality
PSYC 3165

 

Social Psychology
PSYC 3105

 

Topics:
SOCI 4925