Doctoral student in Integrative Neuroscience

Background

Gabriella is a doctoral student in the Integrative Neuroscience program working with Dr. David Gallo. She received her B.S in Psychology in 2011 from the University of Westminster (London, UK) and Ed.M in Human Development and Psychology in 2013 from Harvard University.  Before joining the University of Chicago, Gabriella worked with research teams at MIT and Harvard Medical School investigating the computational basis of human learning and inference and, more recently, employing multimodal MRI modalities to address questions related to structural and functional neuroplasticity in sensory-impaired and congenitally brain damaged adolescents.

Research Interests

Gabriella’s current research interests lie at the intersection human memory, learning and their relationship to social psychological processes using behavioral and functional neuroimaging methods.