Current Center Members

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Director

Diego A. Pizzagalli, PhD

Diego A. Pizzagalli, PhD

Director, Center for Depression, Anxiety and Stress Research

Director of Research, Division of Depression & Anxiety Disorders

Director, McLean Imaging Center

Director, Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience

Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

CDASR office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233C
CDASR phone: 617-855-4230
MIC office: McLean Imaging Center, Room 130
MIC phone: 617-855-2797
FAX: 617-855-4231

Faculty

Emily Belleau, PhD

Emily Belleau, PhD

Instructor, Department of Psychiatry

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 233A
Phone: 617-855-4245

Daniel Dillon, PhD

Daniel Dillon, PhD

Director, Motivated Learning & Memory Laboratory

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 244
Phone: 617-855-4233

Jennifer Fanning, PhD

Jennifer Fanning, PhD

Associate Research Psychologist

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 226
Phone: 617-855-4170
Email: jrfanning@mclean.harvard.edu

Poornima Kumar, PhD

Poornima Kumar, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 233A
Phone: 617-855-4244

Elizabeth Olson, PhD

Elizabeth Olson, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Assistant Psychologist in the Department of Psychology
Licensed Psychologist & Health Service Provider
Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 226
Phone: 617-855-2281

Isabelle M. Rosso, PhD

Isabelle M. Rosso, PhD

Director, Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory

Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 232
Phone: 617-855-2607

Matthew Sacchet, PhD

Matthew Sacchet, PhD

Assistant Neuroscientist

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 230
Phone: 617-855-4437

Christian Webb, PhD

Christian Webb, PhD

Director, Treatment and Etiology of Depression in Youth Laboratory

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 240
Phone: 617-855-4429
Lab Website: https://WebbsLab.com

Alexis Whitton, PhD

Alexis Whitton, PhD

Instructor in Psychiatry

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Post-doctoral Fellows

Yuen Siang Ang, DPhil

Yuen Siang Ang, DPhil

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 233B
Phone: 617-855-4429

Daniel Bradford, PhD

Daniel Bradford, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 234
Phone: 617-855-2926
Email: dbradford@mclean.harvard.edu

Maria Ironside, DPhil

Maria Ironside, DPhil

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 231
Phone: 617-855-4422

Hans Schroder, PhD

Hans Schroder, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, office 231
Phone: 617-855-2919

Research Assistants and Staff

Madeline Alexander, PhD

Madeline Alexander, PhD

Psychologist, Clinical Interviewer

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 234
Phone: 617-855-4435

Micah Breiger

Micah Breiger

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 230
Phone: 617-855-4412
Email: mbreiger@mclean.harvard.edu

Devon Brunner

Devon Brunner

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 230
Phone: 617-855-4425
Email: dbrunner@mclean.harvard.edu

Emily Casteen

Emily Casteen

Clinical Research Assistant

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 224
Phone: 617-855-4431

David Crowley, ALM

David Crowley, ALM

Manager of LATN Research Operations

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233B
Phone: 617-855-4432

Jessica Duda

Jessica Duda

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233
Phone: 617-855-4421

Elana Israel

Elana Israel

Clinical Research Assistant II

Treatment and Etiology of Depression in Youth Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 238
Phone: 617-855-4195
Email: eisrael@mclean.harvard.edu

Janice Kiley

Senior Grant Manager

Center for Depression, Anxiety and Stress Research
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 242
Phone: 617-855-4241

Rebecca Kremens

Rebecca Kremens

Clinical Research Assistant II

Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 241
Phone: 617-855-4240

Lyn Krick

Lyn Krick

Clinical Research Assistant II

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 224
Phone: 617-855-4431

Monica Landi, MSW

Monica Landi, MSW

Clinical Interviewer

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 234
Phone: 617-855-2132

Rachel Lobien

Rachel Lobien

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233
Phone: 617-855-2247

Amelia Moser

Amelia Moser

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233
Phone: 617-855-4431

Sienna Neilsen

Sienna Neilsen

Clinical Research Assistant II

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 224
Phone: 617-855-2268

Tate Overbey

Tate Overbey

Clinical Research Assistant II

Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 224
Phone: 617-855-2268

Sarah Perlo

Sarah Perlo

Clinical Research Assistant II

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 233
Phone: 617-855-4430
Email: sperlo@mclean.harvard.edu
B.S., Biopsychology, Tufts University, 2016

Christine Richards

Christine Richards

Clinical Research Assistant II

Motivated Learning and Memory Laboratory
McLean Hospital
Office: deMarneffe Building, Room 229
Phone: 617-855-4239
Email: crichards8@mclean.harvard.edu

Students and Visiting Scholars

Monica  Aas, Ph.D.

Monica Aas, Ph.D.

Visiting Faculty

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Principal Investigator
NORMENT, KG Jebsen Center for Psychosis Research
Oslo University Hospital & Institute of Clinical Medicine

Leah Benrubi

Leah Benrubi

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: lbenrubi@mclean.harvard.edu
B.S. Candidate (2021), Tufts University

Anamika Dutta

Anamika Dutta

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: adutta@mclean.harvard.edu
B.A. Candidate (2020), College of the Holy Cross

Nicole Frontero

Nicole Frontero

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: nfrontero@mclean.harvard.edu
B.A. Candidate (2020), Amherst College

Nathaniel Lovell-Smith

Nathaniel Lovell-Smith

Graduate Intern

Treatment and Etiology of Depression in Youth Laboratory
Email: nlovell-smith@partners.org
B.A. Philosophy (2015), Cornell University

Saira Madarasmi

Saira Madarasmi

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: smadarasmi@mclean.harvard.edu
B.A. Candidate (2021), Tufts University

Casey Nicastri

Casey Nicastri

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
B.S. Candidate (2020), Boston College

Cindy Pang

Cindy Pang

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: cpang@mclean.harvard.edu
B.S. Candidate (2023), University of North Carolina

Katherine Rochat

Graduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
B.A. Psychology (2017), City University of New York

Julia Waszak

Julia Waszak

Undergraduate Intern

Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Email: jwaszak@mclean.harvard.edu
B.S. Candidate (2020), Union College