Lab Members


Recent Graduates


Katie Balistreri ’16 is a research assistant at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. She primarily works on projects investigating the quality of life of pediatric brain tumor survivors and children born with critical congenital heart defects. She hopes to pursue a doctoral degree in clinical psychology to continue working with families coping with stress due to pediatric chronic illness.


Gretchen Sengelmann ’16 is getting a masters in speech pathology at the University of Texas in Dallas.

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Esther Choi is currently working at TransPerfect Translations in New York as a Project Coordinator/Manager.



Caroline Crichlow-Ball ’15 is a research assistant at UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Center for Depression research with the Risk and Resilience Network. She is planning to go to graduate school for clinical-forensic psychology.















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Crystal Santos ’16  She is involved in the university theatre costume department, a member of Psi Chi, and recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.














Ellie Bold ’15 is a Research Assistant at the Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University.





















Maia Robbins ’14 is in her third year at University of Washington School of Law in Seattle.


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Mikael (Mickey) Horissian ’15  is a medical student at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in Scranton, PA.



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McCauley Massie ’15 is a medical student at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. She is a candidate for the class of 2020.