Past Graduate Students

crawfordMegan Cohen, Ph.D.

Dr. Cohen is currently a faculty member within the Division of Pediatric Behavioral Health, Department of Pediatrics at Nemours/Alfred I. dupont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware.  Megan obtained her PhD from UF in 2013.

 

grayWendy Gray, Ph.D.

Dr. Gray is currently an assistant professor within the Department of Psychology at the Auburn University.  She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2013. Her research is primarily focused on interventions to promote adherence to medical treatment among youth with chronic illness, particularly adolescents. She has a Career Development Award underway focused on improving self-management and the transition to adult care among adolescents and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Secondary research interests include family and peer influences on health management, illness stigmatization, and psychosocial functioning in chronic illness. Wendy obtained her PhD from UF in 2010.

ingerski_lisaLisa Ingerski, Ph.D.

Dr. Ingeski is currently as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine.  She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2010.

 

JungerKKatherine Junger, Ph.D.

Dr. Junger is a faculty member at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH.  Her primary focus in working in pediatric neurology, most notably with children diagnosed with epilepsy.  She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2014.  Kate obtained her PhD from UF in 2012.

Nicole A. Kahhan, Ph.D.

Dr. Kahhan is a faculty member with dual appointments at Nemours Children’s Hospital and the University of Florida in Jacksonville, Fl. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Mailman Center for Child Development, and her post-doctoral work in Melbourne, Australia in Diabetes/Endocrinology and Child/Adolescent Psychology. Nicole obtained her PhD from UF in 2012.

LowryKelly Lowry, Ph.D.

Dr. Lowry currently is a faculty member/pediatric psychologist at Anne & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Kelly obtained her PhD from UF in 2007.

Picture of Dr. MarcielKristen Criado, Ph.D.

Dr. Criado is on faculty at the Marcus Center in Atlanta, GA. She completed her graduate training at the University of Florida in 2007, and completed her postdoctoral fellow in the Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology at the University of Miami. Dr. Marciel is actively involved in clinical research, quality improvement, and clinical service in cystic fibrosis (CF).  Kristen obtained her PhD from UF in 2007.

Stacey SimonStacey Simon, Ph.D.

Dr. Simon is currently a faculty member at Children’s Hospital Colorado.  She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2013.  Her primary research and clinical interest are in pediatric sleep.  Shana obtained her PhD from UF in 2011.

Danielle GraefDanielle Graef, Ph.D.

Dr. Graef recently completed her post-doctoral fellowship at St. Jude’s children’s Hospital. Danielle obtained her PhD from UF in 2014.

Shana SchumanShana Boyle, Ph.D.

Dr. Boyle is currently a faculty member at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, FL.  Shana completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Nemours/A I duPont Children’s Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. Shana obtained her PhD from UF in 2014.

picMarissa Gowey, Ph.D.

Dr. Gowey is currently completing her post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Marissa obtained her PhD from UF in 2015.

 

Page Klitzman, Ph.D.DSCN0456 - Klitzman

Dr. Klitzman is currently completing her post-doctoral fellowship at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins University. Page obtained her PhD from UF in 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

Bridget Armstrong, Ph.D.

Dr. Armstrong is currently completing her post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Bridget obtained her PhD from UF in 2016

Sarah Mayer-Brown, Ph.D.

Dr. Mayer-Brown is completing a post-doctoral fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Sarah received her PhD from UF in 2016.

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Alyssa Fritz, M.A.

Alyssa will receive her PhD in 2017. Ms. Fritz will start her post-doctoral fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital in the fall of 2017.

 Julia CarmodyJulia Carmody, M.S.

Julia will receive her PhD in 2017. Ms. Carmody will start her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH in the fall of 2017.