Kaitlyn Snyder MS
Kaitlyn Snyder is a Research Data Analyst working with Dr. Chris Feudtner on the Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Her research includes projects on medical decision making for children and adolescents in pediatric palliative care, as well as research on how parents and families cope when a child is seriously ill. Her most recent project involves the development of a tool called “The Coping Kit,” which has been designed to support parents coping with a seriously/chronically ill or disabled child in intensive care, or palliative care.
Prior to working on PACT, Kaitlyn received a bachelor of science and a master’s degree in applied health sciences from Brock University. Her previous master’s research focused on the improvement of quality of life through exercise programs for individuals with spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis.