Canice E. Crerand, PhD
Canice E. Crerand, PhD, is a Principal Investigator in The Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Plastic Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. As a clinical psychologist, she works with the Cleft Lip and Palate Center and the Center for Complex Craniofacial Disorders providing psychological assessment and treatment of patients with cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial conditions. Her clinical and research interests focus on psychosocial adjustment and body image in children and adolescents with acquired and congenital medical conditions and psychosocial outcomes for youth with craniofacial conditions and differences of sex development.
Adrienne Moetanalo comes to the Crerand lab with a vast and unconventional personal and research background highlighted with experience in breast cancer and healthcare disparities research, community and global health education, as well as years of tutoring and volunteer service throughout the US and abroad. Her passions for health equity, social justice, and improving the health outcomes of vulnerable populations drives her passion for continual growth and professional development within the arena of healthcare research. As the clinical research coordinator for the Crerand lab, Adrienne is responsible for assisting Dr. Crerand with managing the ins- and outs of several research projects, data analysis, and assistance in the preparation of research protocols and manuscripts.
Clinical Research Assistant
Hailey Umbaugh graduated from Saint Vincent College with Bachelor of Science degree in psychology and minor in children’s studies. Before coming to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, she cultivated a passion for child development through her work as an Undergraduate Research Lab Manager at the Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media, which she further specialized into youth outreach and behavioral health programming as a Youth Coordinator and Therapeutic Staff Support. In the Crerand Lab, Hailey engages in a variety of research task including participant recruitment and retention, data inquiries and analyses, REDCap survey creation and management, and qualitative coding and analyses, among others. Hailey’s long-term goal is to obtain her Ph.D. and continue her education in child development, women’s studies, writing, art and literature.