Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center
200 Retreat Avenue
Whitehall Building - Institute of Living
Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: (860) 545-7106
Who Am I?
Hannah earned a B.A. in Psychology from the
College of the Holy Cross in May 2014. At Holy Cross, Hannah worked for two
years as a research assistant in the Cognition Laboratory, under the
direction of Dr. Richard Schmidt, examining social motor coordination in
children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Her senior research tested a
methodology that could be used in an fMRI to investigate intentional and
unintentional social coordination. Hannah joined the COBBRA Lab in July
2014. Hannah plans to pursue a career in medicine.
Roles & Responsibilities
Hannah’s primary responsibility is acting as a
research assistant for the Hartford Hospital Interdisciplinary Center on
Obesity Research. In this study, her main responsibilities include
psychological and diagnostic assessment, participant recruitment, data
collection and data management. Hannah is also trained as a secondary MRI
operator. Additionally, she works on a taste sensation study that is in
collaboration with UConn Health Center.