Kassandra is currently a 2nd-year Clinical Psychology Doctoral student at Loma Linda University’s School of Behavioral Health. She is originally from Miami, FL she attended Florida International University and graduated with Bachelor's degrees in psychology and Women & Gender Studies, with a minor in Political Science.
She is a bilingual researcher who is involved in Dr. Neece's Lab where she has experience working with young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their families. She is interested in studying children with disabilities and is excited to center her work around pediatric primary care settings. She plans to do her Doctoral Project on Type 1 Diabetes and Sleep.