Principal Investigator

Matthew D. Sacchet, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director of Meditation Research, Center for Depression, Anxiety, and Stress    Research, McLean Hospital
Faculty, McLean Hospital Spirituality and Mental Health Program
Mental Health Research Scholar, Phyllis & Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation
Faculty, Mind Brain Behavior Interfaculty Initiative, Harvard University
Faculty, Harvard Brain Science Initiative, Harvard University

Affiliated Faculty

Diego A. Pizzagalli, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Depression, Anxiety, and Stress Research
Director of Research, Division of Depression and Anxiety Disorders
Director, Laboratory for Affective and Translational Neuroscience
Director, McLean Conte Center for Approach-Avoidance Decision Making
Director, McLean Imaging Center

David H. Rosmarin, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Director, Spirituality & Mental Health Program, McLean Hospital

Affiliated Scientist

Satish Jaiswal, Ph.D.

Virginia Commonwealth University

Postdoctoral Researcher

Avijit Chowdhury, Ph.D.

National University of Singapore

Graduate Students

Hoki Fung, M.S.

University College London

Idil Sezer, M.Sc.

Sorbonne University

Group Manager and Senior Research Assistant

Poorvikalyani Keshava Mandayam, M.A.

Columbia University

Research Assistants

Megan Eckman

Northeastern University

Riley Hoffman

Harvard College

Kathryn Margiotta

Northeastern University

Anastasia Ryhanych

Harvard College

Joseph Valenti

Northeastern University

Collaborators (incomplete)

Selen Atasoy, Ph.D.

Oxford University

Justin T. Baker, M.D. Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Laima Baltusis, Ph.D.

Stanford University

Marta Bianciardi, Ph.D.

Mass Gen Hosp and Harvard Medical School

James H. Bishop, Ph.D.

Stanford University School of Medicine

Bruno A. Cayoun, D.Psych.

MiCBT Institute

Fei Du, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Jennifer R. Fanning, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Julieta Galante, M.D. Ph.D.

University of Cambridge

Andrea D. Grabovac, M.D.

University of British Columbia

Nickolas Grabovac

Meditation teacher and author

Gary H. Glover, Ph.D.

Stanford University School of Medicine

Ian H. Gotlib, Ph.D.

Stanford University

Roberto Goya-Maldonado, M.D.

University of Göttingen

Tiffany C. Ho, Ph.D.

University of California, San Francisco

Michael R. Irwin, M.D.

University of California, Los Angeles

Torsten Klengel, M.D. Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Morten L. Kringelbach, D.Phil

Oxford and Aarhus Universities

Andrew D. Krystal, M.D.

University of California, San Francisco

Poornima Kumar, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Michael Lifshitz, Ph.D.

McGill University

Emily K. Lindsay, Ph.D.

University of Pittsburgh

Hesheng Liu, Ph.D.

Medical University of South Carolina

Scott E. Lukas, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

David Mischoulon, M.D. Ph.D.

Mass Gen Hosp and Harvard Medical School

Christopher H. Miller, Ph.D.

California State University, Fresno

Michael Murphy, M.D. Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Soham Rej, M.D.

McGill University

Daniel Reznik, Ph.D.

Harvard University

Michael L. Rohan, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Isabelle M. Rosso, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Joseph L. Sanguinetti, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Terje Sparby, Ph.D.

University of Witten/Herdecke

Moria Smoski, Ph.D.

Duke University

Nicholas T. van Dam, Ph.D.

University of Melbourne

Remko van Lutterveld, Ph.D.

Dutch Ministry of Defense

Nolan R. Williams, M.D.

Stanford University School of Medicine

Malcolm G. Wright, Ph.D.

Massey Univeristy

Anastasia Yendiki, Ph.D.

Mass Gen Hosp and Harvard Medical School

Shinzen Young

University of Arizona

Chun S. Zuo, Ph.D.

McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

COORDINATE-MD Consoritum

Consortium Chair: Cynthia H. Y. Fu, M.D. Ph.D.

Emergent Phenomenology Research Consortium

Consortium Director: Daniel Ingram, M.D.

ENIGMA Depression, Bipolar, et cetera

Selected Chairs: Lianne Schmaal Ph.D. and Paul Thompson Ph.D.

Multisite Resting-state fMRI Initiative (PsyMRI)

Consortium Director: Martin Walter, M.D.

Alumni / Prior Mentees

Micah Breiger

Research Assistant to M.D.
Harvard Medical School

M. Catalina Camacho

Research Assistant to Neuroscience Ph.D.
Washington University in St. Louis

Sarah E. Chang

Research Assistant to Neuroscience Ph.D.
University of California, Los Angeles

Carlos G. Correa

Research Assistant to Neuroscience Ph.D.
Princeton University

Monica E. Ellwood-Lowe

Research Assistant to Psychology Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley

Monica Kullar

Research Assistant to Neuroscience Ph.D.
Cambridge University

Emily E. Livermore

Research Assistant to Psychology Psy.D.
PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium

Adam R. Pines

Research Assistant to Neuroscience Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania

Justyna Stukin

Res Asst to resumed undergraduate studies
Northeastern University

Praveen Suthaharan

Summer Student to Research Assistant
Yale School of Medicine

Shane Walsh

Research Assistant to Engineer
MathWorks (MATLAB)