Graduate Research Assistant, Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity, Texas Child Study Center
Alison is a graduate research assistant for the Teens Empowered for Exercise and Nutrition (TEEN) program. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Arts in social welfare and a certificate in criminal justice. She later moved to Texas, where she earned a Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin as well as a certificate in public health from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Alison is currently enrolled in the school psychology doctoral program at the University of Texas at Austin.
In her free time, Alison enjoys traveling, swimming, reading, and spending time with family and friends.