Associate Director of Training and Dissemination,
Research Assistant Professor Department of Disability and Human Development, UIC
Her research interests consist of nutrition, health literacy, and health promotion for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She coordinates several health promotion projects in the RRTCADD; and has written publications and presented papers in the area of disability, health, and nutrition.
Dr. Sisirak received her BS in Dietetics at Southern Illinois University and her MPH at UIC. She has co-authored two books entitled 1) Health Matters: The Exercise and Nutrition Health Education Curriculum for People with Developmental Disabilities and 2) Health Matters for People with Developmental Disabilities: Creating a Sustainable Health Promotion Program.