Kailey Snyder, PhD, MS

Education and Child DevelopmentKailey Snyder, PhD, MS
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450


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Dr. Kailey Snyder is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Education and Child Development at the UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute. Dr. Snyder is a Maternal/Child Health researcher with expertise in mixed methodologies and program evaluation. She obtained degrees in public policy, health promotion and exercise science with an emphasis in physical activity behavior. Dr. Snyder provides program evaluation for projects related to early childhood health and well-being and parental health. Her research interests focus on the utilization and expansion of doula care, breastfeeding self-efficacy, pelvic health education, infant growth and development and parental health education. Dr. Snyder currently serves as the Vice Board Chair for the Omaha Better Birth Project.

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