Tracy Brown received her BS in Psychology from Brigham Young University. She worked with Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad looking at hormonal, cardiovascular, and behavioral responses of healthy mothers and their full-term infants during normal mother-infant interactions. Tracy is currently pursuing a PhD at BYU in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Health Psychology. Her passion in studying the relationship between the mind and the body has led her to focus her research on the impact of stress on health. Currently she is working with Dr. Patrick Steffen studying women between the ages of 40 and 60 looking at the effect of psychosocial and spiritual factors on physiological factors.