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Core Expertise

Media Management & Behavioral Coding Core Faculty Lead
Dr. Alison Miller
Developmental Psychologist
Associate Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education
School of Public Health

Dr. Miller’s research focuses on child bio-behavioral regulation, family functioning, and social context.  She studies basic developmental processes, including self-regulation of emotions, sleep, eating behavior, and neuroendocrine stress responses in young children. She is an expert in the assessment of parent and child behavior using observational methods, and has used observational coding in her research, across a range of topics, for over two decades.  

Dr. Miller’s faculty page

Core Manager
Hurley Riley

Mr. Riley is a graduate from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. Prior to enrolling in the MPH program in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Hurley completed his Bachelor’s in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience at the University of Michigan. He has over 4 years of coding experience with CHGD members.


Observed Child Behaviors

Observed parent-child interaction and parenting behavior

Interviews / transcriptions and narrative coding