Samantha is currently pursuing her Doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy at Indiana University. In 2019, she received her Bachelor of Science in Applied Health Science degree (major in Human Development Human Development and Family Studies) from Indiana University School of Public Health - Bloomington.
During her undergraduate years, Samantha was an active member of our research lab. She won the People’s Choice Award at the 6th annual Women’s Research Poster Competition organized by the IU Center of Excellence for Women in Technology (CEWiT) in 2019. The title of her poster is “Effects of Parental Practices during High School on Subsequent Smartphone Dependency in College”.