Education: Third year majoring in Public Health with minors in Disabilities in Society and Health Promotion
Hometown: Ocala, FL
Research: Currently, I am helping plan and doing research on Project TEAM as well as being the liaison between the YELL Lab and Special Olympics Florida. In the future, I hope to expand my education on intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Personal: Painting, listening to True Crime podcasts, and longboarding
Favorite Movie: The Martian
Education: Third year majoring in Health Science with a minor in disabilities in society as a pre-occupational therapy track
Hometown: Massapequa, New York
Research: Currently completing her honors thesis in the YELL lab. In the future, she wants to become an occupational therapist who promotes an inclusive and safe environment.
Personal: Listening to music, going to the gym, and spending time outside
Favorite Movie: Moonrise Kingdom
Education: First year majoring in Health Sciences on a pre-occupational therapy track with plans to pursue a minor in Sociology
Hometown: Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Research: My interests lie within pediatric research, especially in regards to disability awareness, so that a more inclusionary environment can persist for all in society today.
Personal: Dancing, going to the beach, Church, spending time with family, sunsets, and iced lattes
Favorite Movie: Little Women
Education: First year Health Science major on an occupational therapy track with a minor in Deaf and Hearing Sciences
Hometown: Tampa, FL
Research: Along with my work in the YELL Lab, I am interested in learning how adaptive and inclusive environments can be fostered in different settings to promote equal access for all.
Personal: I love to dance and am on a competitive dance team at UF called GatoRaas! I also love to read, spend time with my friends, and visit new places!
Favorite Movie: Monsters, Inc.
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Previous Undergraduate Volunteers
Education: 4th year majoring in Health Science on the pre-occupational therapy track currently pursuing OT graduate school
Hometown: Cocoa Beach, FL
Research: One area of research that I would be interested in pursuing in the future is the effect of music on one’s rehabilitation journey.
Personal: Singing, hiking, spending time with friends and family, going to the beach, and playing pickleball
Favorite Movie: Pirates of the Caribbean
Education: Third year majoring in Health Behavior with a specialization in community health promotion. Minoring in disabilities in society
Hometown: Stuart, Fl
Research: In the future would love to research children with intellectual disabilities in a social setting.
Personal: Going on drives, listening to music, hanging out with friends and family
Favorite Movie: Dirty Dancing
Education: Third year majoring in Health Science and minoring in health disparities on a pre-occupational therapy track.
Hometown: Orlando, Fl
Research: Currently serving as the liaison between UF Special Olympics and the YELL lab. In the future hopes to get further involves in researching inclusion, accessibility, and accommodations for people with disabilities.
Personal: Listening to music, exploring new places, appreciating animals
Favorite Movie: Back to the Future
Education: Fourth Year majoring in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences. Minoring in non profit leadership and disabilities in society.
Hometown: Orlando, Fl
Research: Interest lies in community based participatory research. Desires to create an inclusive atmosphere to resolve environmental barriers and equip families with skills they need.
Personal: Reading motivational and faith based books, working out, playing lacrosse.
Favorite Movie: Beyond the Lights
Education: 4th year majoring in Health Science with a minor in disabilities in society on a pre-occupational therapy track. Plans on attending UF OTD in the Fall.
Hometown: Sarasota, Fl
Research: Currently helping with data analysis of PEDI-CAT data and recruitment for the YELL lab. In the future hopes to help research trans-individuals in leadership roles.
Personal: The beach, outdoors, sushi
Favorite Movie: Endless Love
Education: 3rd year double majoring in cognitive and behavioral neuroscience and statistics on a premedical track.
Hometown: Maitland, Fl
Research: Currently helping with data entry and website design of the YELL lab as well as working in a a wet-lab at UF conducting mutation accumulation data on c. elegans. In the future plans to work on projects within health forecasting to aid in preventive medicine.
Personal: Dancing, Travelling, Rollerblading, Reading
Favorite Movie: La La Land