Angela Wackerly


Angela is a Research Associate in the UCSF AME lab. She supports Elissa Epel’s  Healthy Beverage Study, managing participant scheduling and facilitating clinic visits.  She is a contributor to the Cognition and Glucose Study, facilitating Clinic visits under the mentorship of Ashley Mason, PhD.  She is also supportingAlexandra Crosswell’s Caregivers and Attentional Awareness Pilot Study, managing recruitment, participate training, and data management.  Angela’s research interest is how behavioral, emotional, cognitive, social, and biological factors influence each other to promote positive health outcomes and mental well-being, and she is working towards enrolling in a graduate program in this area.  Outside of the lab she is a fitness coach, helping people achieving their health goals through exercise.