Megan Lynn Alder
Degree: PhD in Nursing, Registered Nurse
Occupation: Postdoctoral Fellow
Field/Focus: Sleep and feeding issues in young children with autism spectrum disorder
University/Company/Sector: Emory University, Marcus Autism Center
Interesting about Megan: "In addition to my full-time PhD studies, I get to work with children and adults with developmental disabilities every weekend. Working clinically in the field during my PhD studies helped me realize the passion I have to help individuals with developmental disabilities by scientific discovery and political advocacy."