Faculty Directory

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry

    Dr. Elissa Epel is a psychologist who studies the biological effects of stress.
  • Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry

    Dr. Robert Hendren is a psychiatrist who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders including autism.
  • Medical Director, Autism Clinic

    Dr. Eva Ihle is a neuroscientist and psychiatrist who specializes in the diagnosis of psychiatric disorders, particularly autism spectrum disorders.
  • Associate Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics; Director of SNAP

    Dr. Elysa Marco is a cognitive and behavioral child neurologist who combines an active clinical practice with neuroscience research.
  • Director, Institute for Human Genomics

    Dr. Neil Risch is a statistical geneticist working in both clinical and population genetics.
  • Nina Ireland Distinguished Professor in Child Psychiatry

    Dr. John Rubenstein is a neuroscientist whose research focuses on regulatory genes that orchestrate development of the forebrain.
  • Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

    Dr. Elliott Sherr is dedicated to caring for children with autism, epilepsy and other neurological disorders, and to understanding the genetic causes.
  • Assistant Professor of 
Ophthalmology

    Erik Ullian is a neuroscientist who studies how nerve cells connect.
  • Staglin Family/IMHRO Assistant Professor 
of Psychiatry

    Dr. Lauren Weiss is working to uncover the genetic mechanisms behind autism spectrum disorders.