Arkadiy Maksimovskiy

Project Coordinator Arkadiy was born in St. Petersburg, Russia and moved with his family to Bronx, New York when he was 9 years old. He attended Hampshire College where he studied film and Cornell University, …

Hannah Burley

Lab Manager Hannah Burley grew up in East Montpelier, VT, and attended Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, where she majored in English. Following graduation, Hannah taught English in Chiang Mai, Thailand, before moving to San …

Maria Lemus

Project Coordinator Maria Lemus graduated with honors from Stanford University in June of 2011 with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Biology. She joined the lab in fall of 2008 and worked for …

Prozac

Q. What about the rumors and studies that Prozac causes suicide and/or acts of violence? A link between Prozac and violence has not been proven. Prozac is an anti-depressant known to cause problems such as …

Lindsey Sherdell

Graduate Student Lindsey Sherdell was born and raised in New York City and graduated from Wesleyan University with a double major in English and Psychology. She is currently a third-year graduate student in the Mood …

James E. Sorenson

Graduate Student James E. Sorenson is a second year graduate student in the Stanford Mood and Anxiety Disorders lab. He is interested in emotion and cognition, especially in understanding the connections between psychopathology and how …

Jillian Segarra

Jill grew up on Long Island, NY, and graduated from Columbia University in 2018 with a B.A. in Neuroscience and Behavior. During her time at Columbia, Jill worked as a research assistant in Dr. Larisa …

Fran Querdasi

Fran grew up in Seattle, WA and graduated from Pomona College in May of 2018 with a BA in Psychology. At Pomona, Fran worked as a research assistant in the CARE (Childhood Attachment, Relationships, and …