Grants and Student Award Winners

Marion and Donald Routh Student Research Grant

Winner: Chris Fitzgerald, Marquette Univ. , “The Role of Neurocognitive Functioning in Adoles- cents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: An Examination of  Executive Functioning, Family Support, and Illness Management”




Honorable Mention: Shannon Hourigan, Virginia Common- wealth University , “Improving Nutrition in Toddlers and Pre-school Children with Cystic Fibrosis: Behavioral Parent Training Intervention”

Student Research Award

Winner: David Fedele, Oklahoma State University, “An Examination of the Factor Structure of Parenting Capacity Measures in Chronic Illness Populations”
Honorable Mention: Erin Moon, Dalhousie University, “Dads are Like Moms and Boys are Like Girls: The Effects of Parent and Child Sex and Gender on Child Cold Pressor Pain”

Injury Prevention Student Research Award

Winner: Jessica Joseph, University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee, “Prevention of the Choking Game: Parent Perspective”



With Much Appreciation

A special thank you to the reviewers who worked diligently to review many high quality applications.
  • Melissa Alderfer 
  • George Blackall
  • Ron Blount
  • Robyn Claar
  • Valerie Crabtree
  • Ed Christophers
  • Kurt Freeman
  • Jami Gross
  • Jill Harris
  • Jeanne Hoffman
  • Astrida Kaugers
  • Mariella Lane
  • Colleen Lukens
  • Staci Martin
  • Gary Mesibov
  • Susan Simonian
  • Laura Simons
  • Dante Spetter
  • Michael Steele
  • Anna Wilson
  • Nataliya Zelikovsky