Sandra Loo

Titles

Professor In-Residence, Brain Research Institute

Associate Professor In-Residence, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Member, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Genetics & Genomics GPB Home Area

Neuroscience GPB Home Area

Faculty, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics


Awards and Honors:

University of Colorado Health Science Center

Contact Information

Email
sloo@mednet.ucla.edu

Biography

Dr. Sandra Loo is a professor-in-residence in the Division of Child Psychiatry and the Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics.s Dr. Loo has been the principal investigator of numerous NIH grants examining neural mechanisms underlying pediatric psychiatric disorders such as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Tourette's Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Dr. Loo's lab is also studying cognitive and electrophysiological measures as biomarkers for treatment response among several pediatric disorders. Dr. Loo is a clinical psychologist and is the director of Pediatric Neuropsychology in the Medical Psychology Assessment Center. She specializes in neuropsychological assessment of childhood psychiatric disorders, such as ADHD and dyslexia.

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