As a Psychology student, Rachel has been very involved in research. She spent the summer working as a research assistant for Dr. Schwebel at the UAB Youth Safety Lab and also worked as a research assistant for Dr. Cianfrini and the Doleys Pain Clinic. She will be presenting two research posters for the Doleys Pain Clinic at the Southern Pain Society in September 2013 and is the first author on both posters. Rachel is also a member of PSi Chi Honors Psychology society. Outside of her activities through Psychology, Rachel performs with the Samford University A Capella Choir, serves on the University Ministries Social Justice Committee, is a member of College Republicans, Reformed University Fellowship, and Phi Mu. This year she will continue working as an Administrative Intern for St. Vincent's Health Systems.