Gaby Coste ’20 | Neuroscience major | Hometown: New York, NY

Project: In vivo calcium imaging using miniscopes

Extracurricular: Science

Kate Barton ’20 | Neuroscience & Behavior major, Pre-Med | Hometown: Ohio


Victoria Wilk ’20 | Biochemistry major, Pre-Med | Hometown: Idaho

Lexi Mousley ’20 | Neuroscience & Behavior major; Education Minor | Hometown: Jericho, Vermont

Project: Gut microbiome dysbiosis, and alcohol and fear neurobiology

Extracurricular: Varsity Women’s Rugby team and member of the QTNB (Queer, Trans, Non-binary) Athletes working group.

Tea Binder ’20 | Philosophy & Biology majors | Hometown: Sarasota, FL

Project: 3D Reconstruction of basolateral amygdala dendrites after gut microbiome dysbiosis

Extracurricular: Emergency Medical Technician at EMStar, Vass Shakers Dance Group

William Christopher Cho ’22 | Neuroscience and Behavior major | Hometown: Seattle, WA

Project: Alcohol and fear neurobiology

Extracurricular: Member of the varsity men’s soccer team and Grand Challenges advisory committee

Charlie Mangan ’22 | Neuroscience and Drama majors | Hometown: Jenkintown, PA

Project: Alcohol and fear neurobiology

Extracurricular: Drama

Hannah Thompson ’23 | Undeclared | Hometown: Galway, NY

Project: Gut Microbiome- Fear

Extracurricular: Vassar Women’s Rugby, Student Theater, Vassar Student Review

Stefano Rozental ’21 | Neuroscience and Behavior major; Pre-med | Hometown: Scarsdale, NY

Project: The neurobiology of remote memory organization in the brain.

Extracurricular: Science

Lotus Lichty ’22 | Neuroscience and Behavior major; Pre-med | Hometown: PA

Project:  Alcohol and fear neurobiology

Extracurricular: Science

Parvaneh Jefferson ‘21 | Political Science; Pre-med | Hometown:

Project:  Gut microbiome dysbiosis

Extracurricular: Science


Google Scholar profile              Bergstrom CV

Hadley Bergstrom grew up in Klamath Falls, OR. He earned his B.S. in Psychology from the University of Oregon and M.A. and Ph.D. in Psychology from George Mason University. He went on to train as a postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry and Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress at the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine. He then held a postdoctoral Intramural Research Training Award in the Laboratory of Behavioral and Genomic Neuroscience at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

Lab Alumni

Name Current Position
Miranda Scarlata ’19 National Institutes of Health Research Assistant
Jess Bezek ’19 National Institutes of Health Research assistant
Alex Ng ’19 Boston College Research assistant
Kate Lawson ’19 UC Irvine PhD student, Neuroscience
Daniel Lee ’19 Weil-Cornell Medical Research assistant
Meredith Ward ’18 Smith College MSW student
Shenandoah Wrobel ’18 Stanford University PhD student, Neuroscience and Bioengineering
Ivan Soler ’18 Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai PhD student, Neuroscience
Gabrielle Mintz ’18 University of Arizona MD student
Julian Dishart ’18 University of California, Berkeley PhD student, Neuroscience
Abbi Hiller ’18 University of Massachusetts MD/PhD student
Ziwen Wang ’18 Johns Hopkins University PhD student, Psychology and Brain Science.
Gabby Pollack ’17 Hofstra/ Zucker School of Medicine MD student
Savannah Kandigian ’18  Yale University PhD student, Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology
Siqi Fan ’18 Yale University PhD student, Neuroscience
Leah Weingast ’17 Columbia University MA student, Clinical
Anna Lipkin University of California, San Francisco PhD student, Neuroscience
Dan Ehlinger University of Wisconsin- River Falls Assistant Professor, Neuroscience
Gina Fernandez St. Mary’s College Assistant Professor, Neuroscience
Helen French Entrée Health, Inc Senior Copy Editor
Eric Prager John Wiley and Sons, Inc Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Neuroscience Research