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Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center

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Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, Illinois

Starts on Thursday, September 1, 2022

Applications due Friday, January 28, 2022

a one-year, full time postdoctoral fellowship in Health Psychology available Summer/Fall 2022.  The Fellow will provide comprehensive services for adult medical patients with special emphasis on psychosocial oncology, hematology, solid organ transplantation, inpatient consult-liaison across a variety of medical service lines, bariatric surgery, weight management, and burn psychology. Training includes inpatient interventions and outpatient services, with instruction in a variety of techniques.  The fellow participates in departmental teaching and research activities. 

Loyola University Health System (LUHS) is an academic medical center and a 559-licensed-bed hospital that houses a Level 1 Trauma Center, a Burn Center, the Ronald McDonald Children's Hospital, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, the Center for Heart and Vascular Medicine as well as the LUC Stritch School of Medicine and LUC Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing.  The clinical psychology training program has been providing training and education to doctoral students since 1997. 

Telehealth options are available for outpatient psychotherapy visits when applicable.  COVID-19 vaccination is required for this hospital.  Adequate PPE is available for patients with isolation precautions.

Additional Information

Agency Type
Private/General Hospital
APPIC Membership
APA Accredited
Recognized Specialty
Clinical Health Psychology
Other Emphasis
Psychosocial Oncology, solid organ and stem cell transplant, Bariatric surgery and weight management, outpatient general and health-related psychotherapy
Research Time
Less than 25%
Training Director
Dr. Laura Wool
Contact Email
Contact Phone
Virtual Interviews
Duration in Months
Hours Per Week
# of Licensed Supervisors
Number of Positions
Applications recieved last year
Will follow APPIC Selection Guidelines
Date offers will be made to applicants
Monday, February 21 2022
Unfilled Positions
Fringe Benefits
Health insurance, dental and eye insurance
Research opportunities
Behavioral medicine specialties including hematology, oncology, solid organ and stem cell transplant, and bariatric surgery
Additional Comments
Date of offer is not following UND this coming year. Offers may be made prior to listed date of 2/21/2022. Start date is negotiable
Application Instructions
To apply, send a completed application packet including all materials: vita, statement of professional goals, and 3 letters of recommendation. Electronic and early applications are preferred. Laura Wool, Psy.D. Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training in Psychology Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences Loyola University Medical Center 2160 S. First Ave. (Building 54) Maywood, Illinois 60153 Lwool1@lumc.edu

This record was last updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

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