DWC Staff

Robyn K. Dean, M.A., C.I./C.T

Robyn Dean was appointed to the faculty of the University of Rochester School of Medicine in 1999, in recognition of her scholarship in the interpreting field and leadership in the education of interpreters, medical students, and other health care professionals.
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Lori A. DeWindt, M.A.

Lori DeWindt re-joined the DWC staff in 2011. She holds a masters degree in Mental Health Counseling from Gallaudet University.
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Sharon L. Haynes, L.M.S.W.

Sharon Haynes has been a social worker at the University of Rochester Medical Center's Deaf Wellness Center (DWC) since November 2002. She is a graduate of Syracuse University's master's degree program in Social Work.
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Amanda M. O'Hearn, Ph.D.

Amanda O'Hearn is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine since September 2001. She is a graduate of Gallaudet University's Clinical Psychology doctoral program.
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View Amanda O'Hearn's URMC Profile.

Robert Q Pollard, Jr., Ph.D.

Robert Pollard, Jr. is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and director of the Deaf Wellness Center (DWC).
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View Robert Pollard's URMC Profile.

Denise Thew, Ph.D.

Denise Thew received her Bachelors degree in Psychology with honors from the College of St. Mary, a Masters in Counseling degree from the University of North Dakota, and a doctorate in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Dakota.
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DWC News

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Contact Information

Videophone (for voice callers or VP users)

  • 585-286-5041

Telephone

  • 585-275-6785 (voice or TTY)
  • 585-273-1117 (fax)

Location

300 Crittenden Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14642