Life interrupted: The adolescent’s experience when a parent has advanced cancer, a research talk by Dr. Farya Phillips, Room 1.214
Dr. Farya Phillips is the Dean’s Post Doctoral Research Fellow in Psychosocial Oncology at the University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work. As a Post Doctoral Fellow, she has been working with colleagues in the School of Social Work to develop psychosocial interventions for adolescents impacted by cancer. She is a recipient of the William S. Livingston Outstanding Graduate Student Award and the Patricia Puig and Joseph P. Mueller Dean’s Excellence Fund. Her research interests include young adult cancer survivors and children/adolescents affected by their parent’s cancer diagnosis.