Understanding parental influences on adolescents, health behavior development, and working closely with vulnerable populations
Education and Training:
Assistant Professor: University of Michigan, School of Nursing, 2008
PhD: University of Michigan, 2003 – 2008
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Recognition and Awards:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nursing Faculty Scholar, 2011
My current practice is at the Delonis Center, where I provide primary care for clients who are homeless or do not have health insurance. I aim to develop family interventions to maximize positive interactions between parents and adolescents, particularly for disadvantaged communities.