Who We Are
Savannah R. Roberts
Savannah R. Roberts (she/her) is a Ph.D. student in Clinical and Developmental Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh, studying under the mentorship of Dr. Sophia Choukas-Bradley. She also regularly collaborates with Tiffany A. Brown at Auburn University. Savannah studies the development and prevention of body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in adolescence, particularly among LGBTQ+ youth. To learn more about her work, please visit her website.
Rowan A. Hunt
Rowan Hunt (she/they) is a PhD student in Clinical Psychology at the University of Louisville, working under the mentorship of Dr. Cheri Levinson. Rowan's research interests include the shared affective mechanisms underlying eating disordered behaviors and other impulsive behaviors, and how such shared mechanisms can be targeted through treatment. Additionally, she is also interested in trajectories of illness in EDs (e.g., predictors of recovery, remission, and relapse).
Missy Dreier (she/her) is a PhD student in Clinical Psychology at Rutgers University under the mentorship of Dr. Jessica Hamilton. Missy is interested in how adolescents process rewards and the relationship between reward processing and self-injurious behaviors. She is also passionate about maximizing the impact of scientific research and narrowing the research/implementation gap.