Alicia Sufrinko PhD
  • Alicia Sufrinko, PhD

    Neuropsychologist,
    UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program,
    Clinical Instructor,
    UPMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Alicia Sufrinko, PhD

Neuropsychologist,
UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program,
Clinical Instructor,
UPMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Alicia Sufrinko, PhD, is a clinical neuropsychologist with the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program and clinical instructor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Sufrinko completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology and biological sciences at Marquette University. She then earned a doctorate in clinical health psychology with an emphasis in neuropsychology at East Carolina University.

Dr. Sufrinko completed her predoctoral internship in neuropsychology at the University of Florida/Shands Hospital and a two year postdoctoral fellowship with the UPMC Sports Concussion Program. Dr. Sufrinko’s clinical interests include assessment and management of sports-related concussions within pediatric and adolescent populations. Her current research interests include the role of sleep in recovery from concussion, and identifying risk factors for injury and poor outcomes following concussion.