Representing the Brown School, the College of Arts & Sciences, the School of Medicine and the School of Law.

Andy Belden, PhD

Psychiatry

Research Topics

  • Neurodevelopmental substrates of cognitive emotion regulation strategies (early childhood)
  • Biological and behavioral markers of unipolar and bipolar depression (preschool)
  • Neural and behavioral developmental processes associated with adaptive/maladaptive parenting strategies used by caregivers with healthy vs. mood disordered children

Brain Development, Law, and Policy

John Constantino, MD

Psychiatry

Research Topics

  • Influence of genetic and environmental influences on childhood social development
  • Genetic structure of autism spectrum disorders
  • Prevention of child maltreatment and its consequences
  • Intergenerational transmission of attachment

Brain Development, Law, and Policy

Mary McKay, PhD

Brown School

Research Topics

  • Child mental health services
  • Child- and family-focused HIV prevention and care
  • Poverty and economic inequality
  • Public health interventions to strengthen families, communities and systems

Brain Development, Law, and Policy

Cynthia Rogers, MD

Psychiatry

Research Topics

  • Neuroimaging biomarkers of abnormal social and emotional development in formerly preterm children
  • Effects of adverse environmental factors on social and emotional development of preterm and full term infants

Brain Development, Law, and Policy