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Meera Menon

Meera Menon, Research Analyst

Meera is a doctoral student in the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development at Tufts University. Her doctoral dissertation work explores the trajectories of parents' experiences of parenting stress in relation to children’s socio-emotional and health outcomes. Since beginning her doctoral program, she has worked at TIER on a number of evaluations including the Massachusetts Healthy Families Evaluation (MHFE). In addition, she collaborates with researchers in other departments at Tufts on a physical activity intervention delivered in preschool settings. She also serves as a student statistics and methodology consultant for the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development. Her research interests are focused on the creation and evaluation of programs and policies that support parents and caregivers to promote childhood health and well-being. She is also interested in research design, analytics and methodology in the social sciences.