CHP trainees receive APA student awards

CHP doctoral student Elise Turner and predoctoral student Tarrah Mitchell each won awards at the recent American Psychological Association convention

CHP doctoral student Elise Turner (mentor: David Fedele) and predoctoral intern Tarrah Mitchell each won a Society of Pediatric Psychology, American Psychological Association Division 54, Student Poster Award. Elise’s poster was entitled “Eating Behaviors in Pediatric Food Allergy” and Tarrah’s was entitled “Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Patterns in Elementary School-Aged Youth: A Latent Profile Analysis”. Ms. Turner also received two travel awards to attend APA. One was the American Psychological Foundation’s Ungerleider/Zambardo Travel Scholarship ($300) and the other was an APA student travel award ($300).