- Research Assistant
- jsims22 [at] uic.edu
- (312) 413-4428
Institute for Juvenile Research (IJR)
1747 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago IL 60612
- Room #:180 CU5
Jenna is a Research Assistant in the Urban Youth Trauma Center. She received her B.S. in Psychology from The University of Alabama. Jenna spent three years collaborating on research projects and completed her undergraduate thesis at the Center for Youth Development and Intervention in Tuscaloosa. At UYTC, Jenna assists with data management procedures, study protocol development, social media and outreach, and the collection of resources for research, papers, and grants. Her academic goals include pursuing a PhD in Clinical Psychology. Jenna is interested in child and adolescent trauma and PTSD, community violence, treatment dissemination, and coping skills.
child and adolescent trauma, PTSD, community violence, healthcare and treatment dissemination, coping skills, underserved populations, interventionist treatment, health outcomes and disparities