Research Team

Our research team is unlocking the secrets of the developing brain and speeding the pace of discovery through open science and data-sharing initiatives.

Our Team

Michael P. Milham, MD, PhD
Michael P. Milham, MD, PhD

Vice President of Research, Phyllis Green and Randolph Cōwen Scholar; Director, Center for the Developing Brain; Director, Healthy Brain Network; Senior Pediatric Psychopharmacologist

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Arno Klein, PhD
Arno Klein, PhD

Director of Innovative Technologies; Joseph Healey Scholar; Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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Abro Tabinda CMI
Tabinda Abro

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Ai Lei
Lei Ai, PhD

Neuroimaging Data Analyst, Center for the Developing Brain

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Lindsay Alexander, MPH
Lindsay Alexander, MPH

Research Operations Manager

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Appelgren Michael CMI
Michael Appelgren, PsyD, NCSP, ABSNP

School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Eliza Brookman

Social Work Intern, Healthy Brain Network

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Marijayne Bushey

Research Marketing Specialist, Healthy Brain Network

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Diamond Camacho, MA

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Castagna Victoria CMI
Victoria Castagna

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Carolyn Chadwick

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Choi Ahrisue CMI
Ahrisue Choi

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Jon Clucas, MIS

Associate Software Developer, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Alexia Cole

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Derosa Jacob CMI
Jacob DeRosa

Imaging Supervisor, Healthy Brain Network

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DiMartino Adriana CMI
Adriana Di Martino, MD

Research Director, Autism Center; Dr. John and Consuela Phelan Scholar; Senior Research Scientist

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Diah Ramon CMI
Ramon Diah

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Dyson Margaret CMI
Margaret Dyson, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Autism Center

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Zekiel Factor

Research Assistant, Autism Center

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Falco Jessica CMI
Jessica Falco, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Francesca Fernandez

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Filho Jose CMI
José O. A. Filho, MS

Neuroimaging Research Associate, Autism Center

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Fiszbein Gabriela CMI
Gabriela Fiszbein, LMSW

Associate Clinical Evaluator

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Fitzgerald Katie CMI
Katie Fitzgerald, Ed.M NCSP

School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Fradera Brian
Brian Fradera

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Franco Alexander CMI
Alexandre R. Franco, PhD

Research Scientist

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Joseph Gebbie, MSEd, MPS

Data Operations Manager, Health Brain Network

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Steven Giavasis, MS
Steven Giavasis, MS

Supervising Research Engineer

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Gil Cindy CMI
Cindy Gil, MSW

Site Operations Manager, Healthy Brain Network

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Gregory Camille
Camille Gregory

Research and Data Supervisor, Healthy Brain Network

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Madeleine Guell

Research Assistant, Autism Center

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Hart Emily
Emily Hart, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Hirsch Beatrice CMI
Beatrice Hirsch, BA

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Hung SukJon CMI
Seok-Jun Hong, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for the Developing Brain

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Najé James

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Jin Hecheng CMI
Hecheng Jin, MS

Assistant Research Engineer, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Kahn Danielle CMI
Danielle Kahn, LCSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Kang Minji CMI
Minji Kang

Clinical Data Analyst, Healthy Brain Network

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Alexandra Klesin

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Kraut Dawn CMI
Dawn M. Kraut, MS

School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Sydney Krieg

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Nicholas Langer, PhD
Nicholas Langer, PhD

Endeavor Scientist Program Alumnus and Volunteer

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AlexandraNussbaum,MS,CCC SLP
Alexandra Levine, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist, Learning and Development Center

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Lewis Amanda CMI
Amanda Lewis, M.A., M.S., NCSP

Associate School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Li Xinhu CMI
Xinhui Li, MS

Assistant Research Engineer, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Adenique Lisse

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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T’yanna Maheia

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Mekhanik Anthony CMI
Anthony Mekhanik

Data Analyst, Center for the Developing Brain

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Spencer Morenko

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Kimberly Morgenbesser

Social Work Intern, Healthy Brain Network

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Moskowitz Katie CMI
Katie Moskowitz

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Neuhaus Rebecca CMI
Rebecca Neuhaus, PsyD

Clinical Training and Assessment Manager

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Nikolaidis Aki
Aki Nikolaidis, PhD

Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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Paz Jasmine CMI
Jasmine Paz

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Racanello Amy
Amy Racanello, MSEd, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Maya Roberts, B.S.

Research Assistant

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Rachel Ross, BA

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Saranovic Justin CMI
Justin Saranovic

Senior Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Scolaro Kelly CMI
Kelly Scolaro, LMSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Sebbag Daniel CMI
Daniel Sebbag, LCSW

Project Director, Healthy Brain Network

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Williams Anna
Anna Smith, LMSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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White Curt
Curt White

Wearable Device Developer

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Cho JaeWook CMI
Jae Wook Cho

Data Analyst, Center for the Developing Brain

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Xiao Mike CMI
Yao (Mike) Xiao, BS

Imaging Data Analyst, Healthy Brain Network

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Ting Xu, PhD
Ting Xu, PhD

Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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