Sammy Dhaliwal awarded NIH dissertation grant

August 01, 2018

Congratulations to clinical psychology Ph.D. student, Sammy Dhaliwal on being awarded a one-year R36 dissertation grant: "The role of sleep disturbance in the development of perinatal depression". Her study will examine the role of negative daily stress appraisals, as a pathway through which deficient sleep gives rise to perinatal depression. Sammy's advisor at GW is Dr. Mimi Le, with co-advisor Dr. Daniel Lewin at Children's National Medical Center.