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This Month’s Featured Researcher

Stephani Stancil, PhD, APRN

July 2021

Stephani Stancil, PhD, APRN

Stephani Stancil, PhD, APRN is an adolescent medicine clinician scientist in the Divisions of Adolescent Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutic Innovation at Children’s Mercy and an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. For over a decade, her clinical practice has focused on complex teens in specialized and vulnerable populations. Her research focuses on developing precision therapeutics for adolescent mental health conditions by understanding variability in exposure and response. Dr. Stancil will join our Lunch with a Researcher: Precision Medicine panel on September 30th, from noon to 1pm. Register today.

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