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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Tabinda Abro

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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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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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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Victoria Castagna

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Carolyn Chadwick

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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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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Jacob DeRosa

Imagining Supervisor, Healthy Brain Network

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Adriana Di Martino, MD

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

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Ramon Diah

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Margaret Dyson, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Autism Center

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Zekiel Factor

Research Assistant, Autism Center

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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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José O. A. Filho, MS

Neuroimaging Research Associate, Autism Center

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Gabriela Fiszbein, LMSW

Associate Clinical Evaluator

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Katie Fitzgerald, Ed.M NCSP

School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Brian Fradera

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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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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Cindy Gil, MSW

Site Operations Manager, Healthy Brain Network

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Camille Gregory

Research and Data Supervisor, Healthy Brain Network

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Madeleine Guell

Research Assistant, Autism Center

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Emily Hart, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Beatrice Hirsch, BA

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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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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Hecheng Jin, MS

Assistant Research Engineer, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Danielle Kahn, LCSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Minji Kang

Clinical Data Analyst, Healthy Brain Network

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Alexandra Klesin

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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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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Alexandra Nussbaum, MS, CCC-SLP
Alexandra Levine, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist, Learning and Development Center

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Amanda Lewis, M.A., M.S., NCSP

Associate School Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Xinhui Li, MS

Assistant Research Engineer, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Anthony Mekhanik

Data Analyst, Center for the Developing Brain

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Kimberly Morgenbesser

Social Work Intern, Healthy Brain Network

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Katie Moskowitz

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Rebecca Neuhaus, PsyD

Clinical Training and Assessment Manager

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Aki Nikolaidis, PhD

Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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Jasmine Paz

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Amy Racanello, MSEd, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Justin Saranovic

Senior Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Kelly Scolaro, LMSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Daniel Sebbag, LCSW

Project Director, Healthy Brain Network

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Anna Smith, LMSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Curt White

Wearable Device Developer

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Jae Wook Cho

Data Analyst, Center for the Developing Brain

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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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