Megan Fisher Thiel began working at the Clinical Research Support Office (CRSO) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in April 2010 and has been a Research Coordinator with the Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) since that time. Megan has over seven years of experience managing and coordinating projects and research within the academic sector. Prior to joining the CRSO, Megan held a joint fellowship at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Rutgers Center for State Health Policy. As a graduate student, she managed several studies at the Rutgers Center for Behavioral Health Services & Criminal Justice Research. Megan received her Master of Public Health degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She has additional analytical experience with the Statistical Analysis System (SAS) and the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences(SPSS).
Megan Fisher Thiel, MPH
Research Coordinator, Teen Driver Safety
teen driver safety, public health
TeenDrivingPlan (TDP), Young Driver Research Initiative
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems for Teen Drivers: A National Survey of Teen and Parent Perceptions." Traffic Inj Prev. 2018:1-7. "
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems for Teen Drivers: Teen and Parent Impressions, Perceived Need, and Intervention Preferences." Traffic Inj Prev. 2018;19(sup1):S120-S124. "
Parental influence on driver licensure in adolescence: A randomized controlled trial." Health Psychol. 2016. "
Driving errors of learner teens: Frequency, nature and their association with practice." Accid Anal Prev. 2014;72C:433-439. "