Susan Ashley Speckhart, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at MaineHealth. She graduated from the University of Tennessee School of Medicine in Memphis and completed her pediatric residence a Doerbecher’s Children’s Hospital at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon. She completed her pediatric oncology fellowship training at Oregon Health Sciences University followed by a Leadership in Preventive Medicine fellowship at Maine Medical Center. She obtained her Master of Public Health at the University of New England. She is a clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Speckhart oversees both the Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Clinic and the Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) & Adult Cancer Survivorship Clinic at Maine Medical Center. She is a member of the Northern New England Clinical & Translational Research Network.
Scholarship Areas of Interest: Cancer epidemiology among adolescents and young adults; addressing the unique health needs of cancer survivors of all ages; promoting lifestyle medicine concepts and education for cancer survivors of all ages; and addressing the unique educational needs of school-age childhood cancer survivors
Project Name: Parental views of educational interventions for childhood cancer survivors: a needs assessment survey
Faculty Resident Scholarship Program: Fall 2022 – Fall 2023 with Med/Peds Resident Mathieu Boulad, MD