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Brittany Merrill

Postdoctoral Associate

Center for Children and Families


Office: 4500 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14226

Phone: 716-359-5773

Email: brmerril@fiu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Merrill is a postdoctoral research fellow in Dr. Gregory Fabiano's lab at the Center for Children and Families. Her program of research focuses on the psychopathology, longitudinal outcomes, and effective treatment of childhood ADHD and externalizing problems. Her previous research has examined the academic difficulties that children and adolescents with ADHD experience, the role that parents play in their children's academics, and the effects of behavioral and psychostimulant treatment on homework performance among children with ADHD. Her current work with Dr. Fabiano aims to leverage technology to expand the reach and impact of evidence-based behavioral treatments for children with ADHD.

Research Areas

  • Childhood ADHD
  • Longitudinal outcomes
  • Behavioral treatment
  • Stimulant medication
  • Technology-assisted treatment

Education

  • PhD in Clinical Science of Child and Adolescent Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL. 2020
  • MS in Clinical Science of Child and Adolescent Psychology, Florida International University, Miami FL. 2016
  • BS in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, DePaul University, Chicago, IL. 2012