Staff & Collaborators

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Core Research Staff

Jessica Tipsord, Ph.D., Project Coordinator

Eleanor Battison, M.S., LPC, Lead Clinician

Elizabeth Nousen, B.A., Data Manager

Hanna Gustafsson, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow

Huong Cai, B.S., Assistant to Dr. Nigg

In addition to the above research staff, we have many interns and volunteers from Pacific University, Portland State University, Lewis & Clark University, University of Portland, University of Oregon, Oregon State, and other area colleges.  We greatly appreciate their hard work and dedication!


Collaborators at OHSU

Sarah Karalunas, Ph.D.
Assistant professor, Department of Psychiatry

Damien Fair, PA-C, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Departments of Behavioral Neuroscience & Psychiatry

Beth Wilmot, Ph.D.
Statistical Geneticist
OCTRI Translational Bioinformatics
Knight Cancer Institute Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
NIA - Layton Aging & Alzheimer's Disease Center

Elinor Sullivan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center and Department of Psychiatry

Jeanette Johnstone, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Bonnie Nagel, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Leeza Maron, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry

 Ajit Jetmalani M.D.
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Director
OHSU Department of Psychiatry

Nathan Dieckmann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Psychiatry Division of Psychology

Michael Mooney, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology

Xubo Song, Ph.D.
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering Graduate Program