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Meghan Littles

Doctoral Student, Clinical Psychology

Meghan Littles

Hometown:

Piedmont, MO; St. Louis, MO

Undergraduate Institution and Degree:

University of Missouri - St. Louis (UMSL); Psychology, B.S.

Current Program/Degree Pursued:

Clinical Psychology, Ph.D.

Year of Matriculation:

2017

Awards Received:

University of Missouri College of Arts and Sciences Research Award

Research Interests/Publications/Presentations:

Pediatric psychology; Chronic illness; Coping mechanisms and social factors affecting psychological and physical health in pediatric patients

Littles, M., Gerstein, E.D., Paul, R., & Rogers, C.E. (2016). Parent-child interactions in the context of prematurity: Important considerations for observed child behavior at age 2. Poster presented at the 2017 biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Austin, TX.

Teaching Experience:

  • 2017-2018 Teaching Assistant for PSYC 102 (SIUC)
  • 2016-2017 Teaching Assistant for Psychology Human Subject Pool (UMSL)

Future Career Plans:

Researcher/educator in an academic medical facility, specializing in pediatric health

What Attracted Me to SIU:

The research being conducted in Dr. Fehr’s lab, the location, and the general atmosphere of the program