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About Susan Morris

Dr. Morris received her degree in occupational therapy from the University Puget Sound, has extensive clinical occupational therapy experience in the area of physical rehabilitation in acute care settings, and holds a doctoral degree in health psychology from the University of California, San Francisco. She also worked as a health researcher for Genentech and other biomedical firms for over 12 years. Her research has been in patient –reported outcomes and the patient experience when evaluating strategies for persons with fibromyalgia and attention-deficit disorder. She is passionate about teaching, and especially interested in occupational therapy contributions to healthy aging and wellness.

Positions

June 2018 - Present Adjunct Faculty, Dominican University of California Department of Occupational Therapy
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2015 - May 2018 Assistant Professor, Dominican University of California Department of Occupational Therapy
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2012 - 2015 Associate Director, Theravance Inc. ‐ Patient Reported Outcomes
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2011 - 2012 Occupational Therapist, Morris Consulting Services
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2008 - 2011 Senior Director, Genentech, Inc. ‐ Investor Relations
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2005 - 2008 Associate Director, Genentech, Inc. ‐ Investor Relations
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2003 - 2005 Team Leader, Genentech, Inc. ‐ Associate Operations
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1998 - 2000 Associate/Senior Associate, The Lewin Group ‐ Quality of Life and Disease Registry Groups
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1982 - 1998 Occupational Therapist, Saint Mary's Medical Center
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Senior Clinical Trial Manager, Genentech, Inc.
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Education

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1998 Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco ‐ Health Psycholgy Outcomes
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1981 B.S., University of Puget Sound ‐ Occupational Therapy
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Contact Information

Dominican University of California
50 Acacia Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901

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