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Nicholas Balderston, Ph.D. (pdf | html)
Research Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Psychiatry
Center for Neuromodulation in Depression and Stress

Salvatore (Sam) Torrisi, Ph.D. (pdf | html)
Research Scientist
Advanced MRI Technologies, LLC
Henry J. Wheeler Jr. Brain Imaging Center, UC Berkeley

Oliver Robinson, Ph.D. (pdf | html)
Group Leader: Neuroscience and Mental Health Group (Associate Professor)
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience
University College London
London, United Kingdom

Colloca Luana, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
Pain and Translational Symptom Science
School of Nursing
Department of Anesthesiology
School of Medicine
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Shmuel Lissek, Ph.D. (pdf | html)
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
ANGST Laboratory
University of Minnesota, Minnesota

Brian Cornwell, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience
School of Health Sciences
Brain and Psychological Science Centre
Swinburne University
Melbourne, Australia

Ruben P. Alvarez, Ed.D.
Deputy Director, Office of Technology Development and Coordination
National Institute of Mental Health
National Institutes of Health

Johanna ‘Joke’ Baas, Ph.D.
Professor of Experimental Psychology
Chair Clinical Neuroscience of Emotion

Tiffany Lago, MD
Advanced Research Fellow
Department of Psychiatry
VA Boston Healthcare System

Emily M. Beydler
Medical Student
University of Florida

Adrienne Manbeck (pdf | html)
Clinical Psychology PhD Graduate Student
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Alexis Beale
Clinical Psychology PhD Graduate Student
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California  

Maddy Goodwin
Clinical Psychology PhD Graduate Student
Alcohol and Smoking Research Lab
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania