Eli Dapolonia, MA, MS

Recruiting Coordinator

Eli is a 5th year PhD student and recently completed his predoctoral internship in Neuropsychology and OUD/SUD assessment and treatment at the Missouri Health Sciences Psychology Consortium. He recently completed data collection for his dissertation and hopes to defend soon. He coordinated several NIH studies in the lab. His research interests include stress, self-compassion, resilience and burnout in first responders. He is currently applying for postdoctoral fellowships, and is working on recruiting for the lab’s NIH UO1 grant. He was a 2017 Berglund Fellow, and has a patent pending with the U.S. Patent Office. In his free time he enjoys traveling with his wife, hanging out with his dog, and searching for the perfect croissant.