Andrews, Anne M.
Anne M. Andrews, Ph.D.
Portrait of Andrews, Anne M.Role of serotonin in anxiety and mood disorders; human gene variants and serotonin transporter function; voltammetry; microdialysis; nanobiosensors
Asarnow, Robert
Robert Asarnow, Ph.D.
Recovery of function following pediatric brain injury; Neurocognitive function in acquired and genetic brain disease
Bearden, Carrie E.
Carrie E. Bearden, Ph.D.
Portrait of Dr. Carrie BeardenNeurogenetic disorders; neurobehavioral biomarkers of serious mental illness
Bookheimer, Susan Y.
Susan Y. Bookheimer, Ph.D.
Functional magnetic resonance imaging, language, memory
Butler, Samantha
Samantha Butler, Ph. D.
Generation and repair of neural circuits
Cederbaum, Stephen
Stephen Cederbaum
Portrait of Cederbaum, StephenHuman arginases, mental retardation and gene therapy
Cepeda, Carlos
Carlos Cepeda, Ph.D
Understanding neuronal and synaptic mechanisms underlying the pathophysiology of Huntington’s disease and epilepsy.
Chang, JW
Julia W Chang, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Julia ChangCharacterizing the molecular mechanisms underlying pharmacoresistant infantile epilepsy
Colwell, Christopher S.
Christopher S. Colwell, Ph.D.
Circadian rhythms, neural control of behavior
Dapretto, Mirella
Mirella Dapretto, Ph.D.
Portrait of Dapretto, MirellaNeuroimaging of language and developmental disorders
De La Torre-Ubieta, Luis
De La Torre-Ubieta, Luis Ph.D.
Gene expression patterns, gene regulatory mechanisms and histogenetic processes of the developing human brain, with emphasis in the neocortex
Devaskar, Sherin
Sherin Devaskar, Ph.D.
Portrait of Devaskar, SherinHypoxic-ischemic brain injury; Fetal origins of adult disease
Fan, Guoping
Guoping Fan, Ph.D.
Portrait of Fan, GuopingMolecular and cellular mechanisms underlying neural development
Freimer, Nelson B.
Nelson B. Freimer, M.D.
Portrait of Freimer, Nelson B.The genetic basis of neurobehavioral traits, development of research tools to facilitate the genetic investigation of complex traits
Galván, Adriana
Adriana Galván, Ph.D.
Portrait of Galván,  AdrianaAdolescent brain development
Gandal, Michael J
Gandal, Michael J, M.D., Ph.D.
Systems-level, genetic and genomic approaches to understanding the neurobiological mechanisms underlying schizophrenia, autism, and related neurodevelopmental psychiatric disorders
Geschwind, Daniel H.
Daniel H. Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Geschwind, Daniel H.Developmental neurogenetics
Ghiani, Cristina A.
Cristina A. Ghiani, Ph.D.
Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuron-glia cross talk and gene-environmental interactions involved in brain development
Golshani, Peyman
Peyman Golshani, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Peyman GolshaniGABAergic network function in awake behaving mice; GABAergic network dysfunction in models of autism and developmental epilepsy
Green, Shulamite
Shulamite A. Green
Functional neuroimaging, psychophysiology, and behavioral observation to understand sensory processing differences among children particularly at risk (e.g., autism, ADHD, early life stress, prenatal drug exposure)
Grody, Wayne W.
Wayne W. Grody, Ph.D.
Portrait of Grody, Wayne W.Molecular genetics of metabolic and heritable neoplastic diseases
Harris, Neil G.
Neil G. Harris, Ph.D.
Portrait of Harris, Neil G.Brain Trauma: plasticity, blood flow & metabolism, neurogenesis, PET, MRI
Jeste, Shafali
Shafali Jeste, MD
Image of Dr. Shafali JesteUses electrophysiological (EEG) and behavioral methods to better define subgroups within the autism spectrum and to identify biomarkers that may help delineate these subgroups and predict outcomes with treatment.
Kasari, Connie
Connie Kasari, Ph.D.
Portrait of Dr. Connie KasariSocial-emotional development of children with autism and of children with Down syndrome.
Kornblum, Harley I.
Harley I. Kornblum, M.D., Ph.D.
Neural stem cells, neural repair, and brain tumors
Krantz, David E.
David E. Krantz, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Krantz, David E.Regulation of neurotransmitter transporters in Drosophila
Laugeson, Elizabeth
Elizabeth Laugeson, Ph.D.
developing and expanding applied clinical research in the treatment of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
Levine, Michael S.
Michael S. Levine, Ph.D.
The mechanisms underlying neuronal dysfunction in the basal ganglia and cortex in neurodegenerative disorders
Lipshutz, Gerald
Gerald Lipshutz, M.D.
Portrait of Lipshutz, GeraldGene and Cellular Therapy for Genetic Disorders by In utero and Neonatal Therapy
Loo, Sandra K.
Sandra K. Loo
Portrait of Loo, Sandra K.Developmental neuropsychology, electrophysiology and molecular genetics
Lowry, William
William Lowry, Ph.D.
Elucidating the mechanisms of cell fate determination
Maidment, Nigel T.
Nigel T. Maidment, Ph.D.
Portrait of Maidment,  Nigel T.Neuropharmacology of drug abuse
Martinez-Agosto, Julian
Julian Martinez-Agosto, M.D., Ph.D.
Novel growth regulatory pathways in progenitor and stem cell maintenance and the study of human growth disorders with cancer predisposition
McCracken, James T.
James T. McCracken, M.D.
Portrait of McCracken,  James T.Pediatric psychopharmacology, pharmacogenetics, brain imaging and development
Micevych, Paul E.
Paul E. Micevych, Ph.D.
Portrait of Micevych,  Paul E.Functional plasticity of steroid sensitive CNS circuits, reproductive behavior and physiology of neurosteroids
Nelson, Stanley F.
Nelson, Stanley F. Ph.D
Portrait of Nelson, Stanley F.Genetics of complex human diseases
Novitch, Bennett G.
Bennett G. Novitch, Ph.D.
Portrait of Novitch, Bennett G.Regulation of stem and progenitor cell specification and differentiation in the vertebrate central nervous system
O'Connor, Mary
Mary O'Connor
Portrait of O'Connor, MaryAssociation between prenatal alcohol exposure and child socio-emotional development
Paul, Ketema
Paul, Ketema, Ph.D.
Head shot of Dr. Ketema PaulGenetic, molecular, and neural underpinnings of sleep and sleep deprivation
Phelps, Patricia E.
Patricia E. Phelps, Ph.D.
Portrait of Phelps, Patricia E.Intercellular relationships and molecules that control neuronal migration in the developing mammalian spinal cord
Poe, Gina
Gina Poe, Ph.D.
The focus of our lab is to Investigate the mechanisms by which sleep traits serve learning and memory consolidation. We are interested in how disrupted sleep seen in IDD patients may impact learning and memory.
Portera-Cailliau, Carlos
Carlos Portera-Cailliau, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Portera-Cailliau, CarlosImaging the assembly and plasticity of cortical circuits with two-photon microscopy
Samarasinghe, Ranmal
Ranmal Samarasinghe, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Ranmal SamarasingheMechanisms of neural network formation and dysfunction in epilepsy and autism
Silva, Alcino J.
Alcino J. Silva, Ph.D.
Molecular and cellular and systems mechanisms of learning and memory
Sofroniew, Michael V.
Michael V. Sofroniew, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Sofroniew, Michael V.Neural injury and repair
Szilagyi, Peter
Peter Szilagyi, M.D., M.P.H.
Image of Dr. Peter SzilagyiPediatrics, Clinical and Translational Research, Population Health, Community Health Engagement and Training
Vilain, Eric
Eric Vilain, M.D., Ph.D.
Portrait of Vilain, EricGenetics of sex determination and development of the human reproductive system
Vinters, Harry V.
Harry V. Vinters, M.D.
Portrait of Vinters, Harry V.Molecular pathogenesis of human CNS disease, including dementia, parenchymal substrates of epilepsy, and stroke/cerebrovascular disease
Voskuhl, Rhonda R.
Rhonda R. Voskuhl, M.D.
Portrait of Voskuhl, Rhonda R.Mechanisms in the immunopathogenesis of multiple sclerosis in humans using the animal model experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis to develop novel therapies
Walshaw, Patricia
Patricia Walshaw Ph.D.
Mood disorders
Waschek, James A.
James A. Waschek, Ph.D.
Neuropeptide actions in development, injury, brain tumors, and neural systems
White, Stephanie A.
Stephanie A. White, Ph.D.
Portrait of White, Stephanie A.How social interactions influence the brain
Wiedau-Pazos, Martina
Wiedau-Pazos, Martina Ph.D.
Portrait of Wiedau-Pazos, MartinaSeeks to discover mechanisms that underlie the degeneration of motor neurons, how these systems can go awry in ALS, and how new therapies can be developed
Wong, Derek A
Derek A. Wong, M.D.
Portrait of Dr. Derek wongPatients with inborn errors of metabolism
Wu, Joyce
Wu, Joyce M.D.
Pediatric Neurology, Pediatrics
Yang, Xiangdong William
Xiangdong William Yang, M.D., Ph.D.
Mouse molecular genetics are used to study the pathogenesis and develop treatment for neurodegenerative diseases
Zhang, Ye
Ye Zhang, Ph.D.
Astrocyte development and the roles of astrocytes in diseases