Mizan Gaillard

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Current Program Year: Grad 2
Current student, Behavioral Neuroscience Graduate Program, School of Medicine
M.D./Ph.D. Program Students, School of Medicine


Research interests: effects of stress and trauma on neurodevelopment and risk for psychopathology, emotional regulation, neural circuits, computational neuroscience, neuroimaging

Clinical interests: child and adolescent psychiatry, interventional psychiatry/therapeutic neuromodulation, adolescent medicine

Education and training

B.S., 2018, Brown University

Memberships and associations:

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • FLUX Society
  • American Physician Scientists Association
  • Oregon Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Sigma Xi

Additional information

Honors and awards

OHSU Ashworth-Thomason Award, 2024
OHSU Forging the Way FLAME Award, 2023
ARCS Foundation Scholar, 2022-2025
NIDA Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research, 2022-2024
OHSU Robert L. Bacon Grant, 2022-2023

OHSU Ellen Richardson Scholar, 2020


Selected publications

Manzano-Nieves G., Gaillard M., Gallo M., Bath KG. Early life stress impairs contextual threat expression in female, but not male, mice. Behavioral Neuroscience, 2018, 132(4), 247-257 10.1037/bne0000248.