Alexandra is a first year graduate student in the Clinical Child Psychology Program at KU. She earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Miami in 2012, and an M.Ed. from Vanderbilt University in 2016. Broadly, Alexandra is interested in the fields of pediatric psychology and behavioral medicine. She is interested in researching ways to promote healthy behavior in children and adolescents while simultaneously improving mental health. Her goal is to utilize novel tools in health assessment to better understand health-related quality of life and how chronic conditions impact children and adolescents.