• Portrait of Andrea Piotrowski.
  • Assistant professor

    Max Rady College of Medicine
    Clinical Health Psychology
    PZ350-771 Bannatyne Avenue
    University of Manitoba
    Winnipeg, MB R3E 3N4

    Phone: 204-787-7424

Research interests


Research summary

Dr. Piotrowski’s current research focuses on the development of an online resource for Canadian psychologists that highlights evidence-based assessments and practice resources. This endeavour is a collaboration with psychologists and graduate students across Canada.


Dr. Andrea Piotrowski is an assistant professor in clinical health psychology at the University of Manitoba, the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority’s regional medical specialty lead, clinical health psychology, and the lead for the adult assessment team.

She is a clinical psychologist specializing in cognitive and psychodiagnostic assessments for in- and outpatient services, in addition to working with MDCare and Student Mental Health Services on the Bannatyne Campus. In addition to her assessment and treatment work, she supervises psychology residents and early career psychologists and teaches medical students.

Dr. Piotrowski has served in a numerous leadership roles locally, provincially, and nationally.

She was chair of the Council of Professional Associations of Psychologists and the Practice Directorate of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), as well as a board member of CPA (2011–2018).

She has also been on the board of the Manitoba Psychological Society as student director (2003–2005), Communications Director (2008–2010), President (2010–2012; 2014–2018) and Director-at-Large (2019-2021). Currently, she is the co-lead of the Mentorship Program.

Dr. Piotrowski was part of the 2019 class of the American Psychological Association (APA) Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology. She published a book, Translating Training into Leadership: The Reasons Psychologists Make Effective Leaders, (Momentum Press, 2018).


PhD, clinical psychology, University of Manitoba (2008)

Master of arts, University of Manitoba (2000)

Bachelor of arts (hons), University of Manitoba (1996)

Bachelor of science, University of Manitoba (1995)


Manitoba Psychological Society, Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award (2022)     

American Psychological Association, Leadership Institute of Women in Psychology: Class of 2019 (2019)

Clinical Health Psychology Program, University of Manitoba, Dr. John Arnett Excellence in teaching Award (2017)

Canadian Psychology Association, Laureate of the CPA Certificate of Academic Excellence (2009)

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Clinical Health Psychology
PZ350-771 Bannatyne Avenue
University of Manitoba, Bannatyne Campus
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3N4 Canada