Mclean Hospital

Emily L. Newman, PhD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Research Fellow in Psychiatry

Biography:

Emily L. Newman, PhD, is a post-doctoral research fellow with Dr. Kerry Ressler in the Neurobiology of Fear Laboratory. Her work focuses on the neurocircuitry and molecular mechanisms that underlie stress and fear-related disorders. She uses highly translational models of social stress combined with genetic and molecular techniques, optogenetics, and calcium imaging to characterize and manipulate neural and molecular changes that contribute to anxiety-related behaviors.

Expertise:

Basic NeuroscienceAnxietyStress

Publications:

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Education & Training:

Degrees:
  • 2010 BS in Psychology, Tufts University
  • 2016 MS in Psychology, Tufts University
  • 2020 PhD in Psychology, Tufts University
Fellowship:
  • 2020-Present Research Fellowship, Neurobiology of Fear Laboratory, McLean Hospital
Contact:

Email:


Phone:

617.855.2063


Office Address:

Belmont campus - Mailman Research Center, Room 114