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

Phyllis Green and Randolph Cōwen Scholar; Director, Center for the Developing Brain; Director, Healthy Brain Network; Pediatric Psychopharmacologist

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Cameron Craddock, PhD
Cameron Craddock, PhD

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

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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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Tomáš Paus, MD, PhD
Tomáš Paus, MD, PhD

Dr. John and Consuela Phelan Scholar; Director of Population Neuroscience, Healthy Brain Network; Senior Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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Jasmine J. Escalera, PhD
Jasmine Escalera, PhD

Project Manager, Healthy Brain Network

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Jennifer Andersen, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Charissa Andreotti
Charissa Andreotti, PhD

Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Manager, Healthy Brain Network

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Emily Hart, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Rebecca Neuhaus, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Amy Racanello, MSEd, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Alexis Alexander
Alexis Alexander, LCSW

Clinical Operations Manager, Healthy Brain Network

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Emma Andrus, MSc

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Rachel Waltz, LCSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Anna Smith, LMSW

Social Worker, Healthy Brain Network

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Aki Nikolaidis, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Center for the Developing Brain

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Alexander Opitz, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Computational Neuroimaging Lab and Center for the Developing Brain

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Ting Xu, PhD
Ting Xu, PhD

Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain

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Nicholas Langer, PhD
Nicholas Langer, PhD

Endeavor Scientist Program Alumnus and Volunteer

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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

Clinical Data Manager, Center for the Developing Brain

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Nicholas Camacho

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Danielle Citera

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Jon Clucas, MIS

Research Assistant, Center for the Developing Brain

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Camille Gregory

Research Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Bonhwang Koo

Research Assistant, Center for the Developing Brain

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Meagan Kovacs

MRI Research Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Eliza Kramer

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Ana Restrepo Lachman

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Alison Walensky, MSE

Research Operations Coordinator, Computational Neuroimaging Lab

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Helen Xu, Research Assistant
Helen Xu, BA

Research Volunteer, Center for the Developing Brain

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Steven Giavasis, MS
Steven Giavasis, MS

Supervising Research Engineer

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

Speech Language Pathologist, Learning and Development Center and Healthy Brain Network

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Marijayne Bushey

Research Marketing Specialist, Healthy Brain Network

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Brian Fradera

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Tian Saltzman

Intake Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Shana Harris

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Giuseppe Minniti

Research Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Batya Septimus

Research Operations Coordinator, Healthy Brain Network

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Henry Butler

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Anirudh Krishnakumar

Research Operations Coordinator, Center for the Developing Brain

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Curt White

Wearable Device Developer

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Tohar Scheininger

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Maureen Mintzer, PhD, NCSP

Associate Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Nicole O’Donnell

MRI Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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Laura Miller

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Dala Badreddine

Extern, Healthy Brain Network

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Erin Hunt

Research Assistant, Healthy Brain Network

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Kimberly Cameron, PsyD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Healthy Brain Network

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Cassady Casey, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

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Victoria Castagna

Participant Navigator, Healthy Brain Network

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