Mollika A Sajady
- LEND Fellow
Molly Sajady is a first year fellow in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota. She completed her Pediatric residency at the University of Minnesota with a focus on global health and child development. She attended medical school and completed a Masters of Public Health degree at Des Moines University. She also received a B.A. in Child Psychology from the University of Minnesota in 2009. Her current areas of research interest include: developmental screening, environmental exposures, and promoting resilience in high-risk populations, as well as investigating the academic and behavioral outcomes of nature-based learning and mindfulness. Molly is also a first year fellow in the MNLEND (Minnesota Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities) Program. As a LEND fellow, Molly is interested in strengthening her advocacy skills for children with disabilities and to become familiar with services and interventions within the community that will better serve her patients and families in the future.