Tiffany Tieu

Clinical Research Assistant

Tiffany Tieu is a clinical research assistant at PolicyLab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She works with Drs. Marsha Gerdes and Judi Miller on the LENA Start study, which uses parent education and early talk to improve language and brain development in infants and toddlers.  

Ms. Tieu graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with her bachelor's degree in psychology with honors. She also worked as an undergraduate research assistant in the Adolescent Depression Prevention and Treatment (ADePT) Lab with Dr. Jami Young at CHOP.

Her research interests include the mental health of minority and immigrant populations, along with the role of cultural factors in development, parenting behaviors and parent-child relationships. In the future, she hopes to pursue a PhD in clinical psychology.