Heeral Patel

Research Assistant


Heeral Patel is a senior at the University of Kansas double-majoring in psychology and molecular, cellular, and developmental biology, on the pre-med track. She will graduate in May 2023 and plans to attend medical school the following year.

Heeral’s research interests include how psychology affects interpersonal communication, clinical applications of nonverbal behavior research, and adolescent psychopathology.


  • Fall 2021, Research Assistant
  • Spring 2022, Research Assistant
  • Fall 2022, Research Assistant
  • Spring 2023, Research Assistant


  • University of Kansas | Lawrence, KS, USA
    Psychology and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Major