Clinical Research Assistant, Center for Translational Science

Center for Translational Research

Manuela Sinisterra, BA, is a research assistant on the First STEPS study, which is a program that looks to support parents of young children with Type 1 diabetes. She graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and hopes to attend graduate school for clinical psychology. Her research interests include diabetes management, adherence, telemedicine and peer relations.

In her free time, Manuela likes to run, cook and spend time with family and friends.