Lorri A Kais, MA - The University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center

Lorri A Kais, MA

Kais, LorriPsychology Extern
Lorri is is a PhD candidate at Loyola University Chicago
and a Psychology Extern with Kovler’s Health and Wellness team. In her role, Lorri meets with patients to help each individual address the
challenges of living with diabetes. Previously, Lorri was an extern in pediatric neuropsychology at the University of Chicago Medicine where she performed neuropsychological examinations of children with neurodevelopmental disorders, learning disabilities, and medical complications. Lorri also has experience as a graduate student counselor at Loyola University Chicago Wellness Center.
PhD Candidate, Loyola University Chicago
MA in Clinical Psychology, Loyola University Chicago
BA in Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric neuropsychology, including the influence of genetic and neurodevelopmental disorders on cognitive and social function as well as the intersection between affective disorders and neuropsychological function
Honors and Awards:
Graduate Assistantship Merit Award (Loyola University Chicago)
Honorable Mention (Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship)
Regional Research Award (Psi Chi)