Beatriz is a Project Coordinator for the PACIFIC-FIT Study. She is from Weston, Florida and recently graduated from Florida State University with a B.S. in Psychology. During her time there, Beatriz worked with Dr. Pamela Keel in the Eating Behaviors Research Clinic and conducted her honors thesis on the effects of parental comments on weight/shape in Hispanic individuals compared to non-Hispanic White individuals. Beatriz hopes to get her Ph.D. in nutrition and work with eating disorder patients. In her free time, she loves exploring San Diego, hiking, and hanging out with her cat.