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Scientists and Key Staff

Myrna M. Weissman, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator (all Waves)
Brad Peterson, M.D.

Principal Investigator (Wave 6 - MRI)

Co-Investigator (Wave 5 - MRI)

Gerard Bruder, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator (Wave 4, 5, 6 – EEG)
Not Pictured
Christian Grillon, Ph.D
Co-Investigator (Wave 4 – Startle)
Steve Hamilton, M.D.,Ph.D.
Co-Investigator (Wave 5, 6 – DNA)
Adi Talati, Ph.D.

Co-Investigator (Waves 4 – 6 Prenatal, smoking)

Craig Tenke, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator(Wave 4, 5, 6 – EEG)
Ravi Bansal, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator (Wave 6 – MRI)
Not Pictured
Virginia Warner, M.P.H.

Assistant Project Coordinator (Wave 2)

Project Coordinator and Investigator (Waves 3, 4, 5)

Project Director and Investigator (Wave 6)

Priya Wickramaratne, Ph.D
Biostatistician and Investigator (all Waves)
Phil Adams, Ph.D.
Data Manager (Waves 3 – 6)
Marc Gameroff, Ph.D.
Clinical supervisor (Wave 6)
Jamie Skipper, M.A.
Project Coordinator (Wave 6)

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