Amy Lin, B.A.
Neuroscience Graduate Student
Amy is a PhD candidate in the UCLA Neuroscience Interdepartmental Graduate Program. After graduating with a BA in Neuroscience from Colorado College, she completed a two-year post-baccalaureate fellowship at the National Institutes of Health with Drs. Jay Giedd and Armin Raznahan at the National Institute of Mental Health and then with Dr. Biyu He at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. In Dr. Bearden’s lab, she is using converging, multi-modal methods in neuropsychological assessments, brain imaging, and genetic approaches to provide novel insights into how 22q11.2 copy number variants disrupt the brain and contribute to disease pathogenesis.