Marion and Donald Routh Student Research Grant

Winner: Caroline Roberts

Institution: Oklahoma State University

Title: Assessing the Contributions of Food Insecurity to Parent Food Allergy Management, Burden, and Risks

Mentors: Alayna P. Tackett, PhD and Larry L. Mullins, PhD


Honorable Mention: Andrea Fidler

Institution: University of Florida

Title: Inpatient Sleep Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer and Nonmalignant Hematologic Disorders: A Mixed Methods Study

Mentors: David Fedele, PhD


Mary Jo Kupst Trainee Grant for Research in Resilience

Winner: Kelly Rea

Institution:  University of Georgia

Title: Resilience, functioning, and health-related quality of life among children with IBD

Mentor: Ronald Blount, PhD and Bonney Reed, PhD


Student Research Award

Winner: Christina Sharkey

Institution: Children’s National Hospital

Title: Psychosocial Risk Profiles Among American and Dutch Families Affected by Pediatric Cancer

Mentors: Larry L. Mullins, PhD and Martha Grootenhuis, PhD


Drotar-Crawford Postdoctoral Fellowship Research Grant in Pediatric Psychology

Winner: Katelyn Boerner, PhD

Institution: University of British Columbia/British Columbia Children’s Hospital

Title: Understanding the perspectives and experiences of gender-diverse youth living with chronic pain

Mentor: Tim Oberlander, MD


Winner: Tessa Kritikos, PhD

Institution: Loyola University Chicago

Title:  Benefit-Finding and Growth Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Spina Bifida

Mentor: Grayson Holmbeck, PhD


Lizette Peterson-Homer Memorial Research Grant (Managed by APF)

Winner: Danielle DeVille

Institution: University of Tulsa

Title: A Data-Driven Approach to the Prediction of Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Middle Childhood

Mentor: Ming Hsu, PhD