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Gary R. Morrow, Ph.D., M.S.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-5513

Office: (585) 275-5513

Fax: (585) 461-5601

Faculty Appointments

Credentials

Education

1966
BA | University of Notre Dame
English Or Journalism

1967
BS | University of Notre Dame
Mechanical Engineering

1972
MA | University of Rhode Island
Clinical Psychology

1975
PhD | University of Rhode Island
Clinical Psychology

1987
MS | University of Rochester
Medical Statistics

Awards

2014
Deans Professor of Oncology

2014
Distinguished Professor of Supportive Care in Cancer

2012
Society of Behavioral Medicine Distinguished Research Mentor Award

2012
Davey Memorial Award for Outstanding Cancer Research

2009
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Senior Faculty Mentoring of Junior Faculty Award


Distinguished Professor of Supportive Care in Cancer, 2014


Distinguished Paper Award, MAPSS, Temple University, 1961


Naval ROTC Scholarship, 1963-67


Sophomore Engineer of the Year, Notre Dame, 1965


Tau Kappa Alpha (National Forensic Honorary), Notre Dame, Chapter President, 1966-67


Pi Tau Sigma (National Mechanical Engineering Honorary), Notre Dame, Chapter President, 1966-67


Dean's Award (outstanding technical article of the year), Notre Dame, 1967


NDEA Fellowship, 1974-75


American Cancer Society Scientific Advisory Committee on Prevention, Diagnosis and Therapy, 1978-80


Psychosocial and Behavioral Research, 1980-1984; Chairman, 1983-84


Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research, 1982


Fellow, American Psychological Association, Division 38 (Health Psychology), 1983


Who's Who in Frontier Science and Technology, 1983


Who's Who in the Biobehavioral Science, 1983


American Cancer Society Council on Research and Investigative Awards, 1984-1989


Research Career Development Award, 1985-90


Board of Scientific Counselors, Illinois Cancer Council, 1987


Irene Lefton Leukemia Foundation Lectureship, November, 1988


New York State Governors Commission on Cancer Control, 1989-present


Evan and Marion Helfaer Distinguished Lectureship, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1989


Vice Chairman, 1993; Chairman, 1994


American Cancer Society Scientific Advisory Committee on Clinical Investigations:


American Cancer Society Scientific Advisory Committee on Institutional Research Grants, 1991;

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Publications

Journal Articles

11/22/2019
Ryan Wolf J, Gewandter JS, Bautista J, Heckler CE, Strasser J, Dyk P, Anderson T, Gross H, Speer T, Dolohanty L, Bylund K, Pentland AP, Morrow GR. "Utility of topical agents for radiation dermatitis and pain: a randomized clinical trial." Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.. 2019 Nov 22; Epub 2019 Nov 22.

1/5/2019
Asare M, Heckler CE, Culakova E, Kamen CS, Kleckner AS, Minasian LM, Wendler DS, Feige M, Weil CJ, Long J, Cole SK, Onitilo AA, Peppone LJ, Morrow GR, Janelsins MC. "Racial/Ethnic Differences in Comprehension of Biospecimen Collection: a Nationwide University of Rochester Cancer Center NCI Community Oncology Research Program Study." Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education.. 2019 Jan 5; Epub 2019 Jan 05.

1/3/2019
Peoples AR, Garland SN, Pigeon WR, Perlis ML, Wolf JR, Heffner KL, Mustian KM, Heckler CE, Peppone LJ, Kamen CS, Morrow GR, Roscoe JA. "Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia Reduces Depression in Cancer Survivors." Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.. 2019 Jan 3; Epub 2019 Jan 03.

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