Marisa E. Hilliard, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, in the Psychology Section of Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas

Marisa E. Hilliard, PhD, is licensed psychologist whose clinically-oriented research focuses on promoting Diabetes Resilience, specifically how youth and families overcome the challenges of diabetes to most effectively manage diabetes while maintaining good quality of life, and she studies strengths-based approaches to support these outcomes. Dr. Hilliard is especially interested transitional times in life with diabetes, including how teens and families prepare for adulthood and the adult healthcare setting. She is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, in the Psychology Section of Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas.