Katie Straka

Doctoral Fellow

Katie is in her first year  UConn Doctrine of Public Health program. She graduated from UConn with a Masters in Public Health in May with a certificate Ithaca College with a B.A. in Psychology, with minors in Counseling and Anthropology. While at Ithaca College Katie was an active member of Active Minds, a national organization for mental health advocacy, serving as the college’s chapter co-event planner for three semesters. Katie also participated in neuroscience research regarding how people remember emotional stimulus and has postered at the Eastern Psychology Associated Convention, as well as the Whalen Symposium at Ithaca College. Katie’s interest lay in disability health care access and Medical transition. Currently Katie is Teaching Assistant for LEND.

Katie Straka
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Office LocationThe Exchange Building #4 270 Farmington Avenue, Suite 181 Farmington, CT 06030