Kat is a 3rd year student in the Combined Clinical/Counseling/School Psychology Ph.D. program at USU. Her research interest include risk factors associated with dementia and neuropsychology outcomes, sleep, circadian rhythms, severe dementia, and BDNF. She enjoys backpacking, hiking, being on or near the water, hanging out with friends and family, and reading. When she completes her degree, she wishes to work for a medical center as a neuropsychologist.
Thesis Proposal: Insomnia and use of Sleep Medications in Predicting Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease in the Cache County Study