Mary Yovanoff

Mary is a PhD candidate in Industrial Engineering at Penn State University. She received her MS in IE and Psychology from the University of Idaho in 2014. She is interested in using engineering to directly impact and improve lives.



Research Interests

Psychology, Cognition, Learning, Engineering Design


BS in Mechanical Engineering and Psychology, University of Idaho, 2014

PhD Thesis Topic

"Redesigning the training system for needle insertion during a CVC (Central Venus Catheter ) procedure"

PhD Funding

Funded under NIH grant #HL127316