Darcy Burgers, PhD


Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Office Phone: 617-632-3888
Appointment Phone: 888-733-4662
Fax: 617-632-5677


Treatment Centers
Clinical Interests
Psychosocial screening and assessment practices, Youth and family coping and adjustment to illness


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215


Board Certifications
Clinical Psychology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Psychology Fellowship in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
Children's Hospital Colorado, Pediatric Health
Dr. Burgers is a pediatric psychologist who specializes in promoting coping with illness and other psychosocial stressors. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia and received her PhD from Temple University. Dr. Burgers completed her pre-doctoral internship at Children's Hospital Colorado specializing in Pediatric Health. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders specializing in providing psychosocial support to patients and families within Pediatric Neuro-Oncology. Dr. Burgers' research interests include risk and resilience among youth impacted by medical conditions.

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