Susan Leeds, MOT

Research Coordinator

Research Interests

  • Health literacy
  • Risk communication
  • Access to care

Susan Leeds is a research coordinator for the Early Detection core of the Maine Lung Cancer Coalition grant. She received a B.A. from the State University of New York at Albany and a Master of Occupational Therapy from Duquesne University.

A former pediatric occupational therapist, Ms.Leeds was also a medical writer and communications specialist for the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. In Maine, she has served as IRB and CME coordinator for Mercy Hospital and as the Balance Center coordinator for Mercy’s ENT practice. Prior to joining CORE, she was the administrative coordinator for MaineHealth Oncology.