Postgraduate Associate in the Child Study Center
Rachael Tillman is a Sara S. Sparrow Fellow in Clinical Neuroscience
under the mentorship of Dr. James McPartland. Rachael graduated from
Johns Hopkins University with a B.A. in Psychology and minor in Writing
Seminars. As an undergraduate, she worked in the Laboratory for
Neurocognitive and Imaging Research at Kennedy Krieger Institute
focusing on brain-behavior relationships in pediatric anxiety disorders.
Currently, she is studying the neural differences between intersensory
processing in high-risk and low-risk infants and brain response changes
pre- and post- social skills intervention in children with ASD. Rachael
hopes to pursue a Ph.D. in clinical psychology.
Education & Training
- Johns Hopkins University (2012)