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James McPartland, PhD

Associate Professor in the Child Study Center and Assistant Professor of Psychology

Associate Director, Developmental Electrophysiology Lab

Director of Undergraduate Studies, Yale Child Study Center

Director, Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic

Biography

James C. McPartland, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology at the Yale Child Study Center. He graduated magna cum laude in Psychology from Harvard University and received a doctoral degree in Child Clinical Psychology from the University of Washington. He completed pre- and post-doctoral clinical fellowships focusing on autism and related disorders at Yale and is a licensed child psychologist and Director of the Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic. He is...

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Adam Naples, PhD

Associate Research Scholar in the Child Study Center

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Katherine Deckert

Sara S. Sparrow Fellow in Clinical Neuroscience

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Jennifer Foss-Feig, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate in the Child Study Center

Biography

Jen Foss-Feig is a postdoctoral associate. She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Vanderbilt University in 2013 and completed her predoctoral internship and clinical postdoctoral fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center. Jen’s work to date has focused on examining basic sensory processing and brain functioning in individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). She is now working jointly in the Anticevic lab and Dr. Jamie McPartland's lab in the Yale Child Study Center, conducting...

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Karen Law

Sara S. Sparrow Fellow in Clinical Neuroscience

Biography

Karen Law is a Sara S. Sparrow Fellow in Clinical Neuroscience. Karen graduated with honors from Rutgers University with a B.A., double-majoring in Psychology and Genetics. As an undergraduate, she worked in the New Jersey Language and Autism Genetics Study (NJLAGS), studying autism diagnostic measures and studying autism candidate genes using genotyping arrays and analyzing whole-genome sequencing data. Karen is studying social information processing using the integration of eye-tracking and...

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Max Rolison

Sara S. Sparrow Fellow in Clinical Neuroscience

Biography

Max Rolison is an undergraduate student at Yale University, pursuing a degree in the Neuroscience track in Psychology. He has worked for the Autism Science Foundation since its founding in 2009.  Max serves as a senior advisor to Students for Autism Awareness at Yale (SAAY). Max developed and launched SAAY's program working with New Haven High School students with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities. Max is currently using dual EEG to study the neural mechanisms of live...

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Katherine Stavropoulos, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate in the Child Study Center

Alumni

Celeste Cheung, Ph.D.2008-2009Post-doctoral Fellow, University of London
Benjamin Aaronson2009-2010Ph.D. Student in Educational Psychology, University of Washington
Emily Kilroy2009-2010Ph.D. Student in Occupational Science, University of Southern California
Michaela Viktorinova2010-2011Trainee Clinical Psychologist, Prague Psychiatric Center, Czech Republic
Danielle Perszyk2009-2011Ph.D. Candidate in Cognitive Psychology, Northwestern University
Alyssa Nguyen-Phuc2010-2011Emergency Medicine Resident, Mt. Sinai St Luke's-Roosevelt
Anthony Cox2011-2012Applying for graduate school in Neuroscience, 2014
Aishani Desai2012-2013Clinical Research Assistant, Neuropsychology Department, KEM Hospital, India
Marika Coffman2011-2013Ph.D. student in Clinical Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Cora Mukerji2010-2013Ph.D. student in Clinical Science, Harvard University
Peter Hashim2012-2013Plastic Surgery Resident, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Rachael Tillman2012-2014Ph.D. student in Clinical Psychology, University of Maryland - College Park
Leah Latterner2013-2014Clinical Research Assistant, Center for Autism Research, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Amy Dominguez2013-2014Research Assistant, UCLA Center for Autism Research and Treatment
Giulia Righi2011-2014Clinical Psychology Resident, Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Celine Cuevas2012-2013Undergraduate Student, Yale University
Virginia Carter Leno2013-2014Ph.D. student, Kings College London
Deanna Palenzuela2013-2015Medical student, Harvard Medical School
Hannah Reuman2013-2015
Medical student, University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Emily Levy2013-2015
Outdoor Education, Teton Science School, Jackson, WY