Stacey is a first year PhD student at Penn Nursing and plans to earn a dual degree in Statistics from the Wharton School. Her research focuses on the early identification of neurodevelopmental disorders in childhood and the longitudinal health outcomes of children at risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder. She integrates research approaches from public health, nursing and biology to study young children over time in the Dominican Republic, China and America. Stacey is a research collaborator at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where she works with the Global Health Center and PolicyLab to better understand pediatric development and health disparities. Stacey is a Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics Associate Fellow, Hillman Scholar of Nursing Innovation and member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. PhD Candidate: School of Nursing; MA in Statistics Candidate: The Wharton School.