Our Team

Moriah E. Thomason, Ph.D
Principal Investigator
Janessa Manning, Ph.D
Research Scientist (ELBO)
Marion van den Heuvel, Ph.D
Post Doctoral Fellow (ECHO)
Jasmine Hect
Lab Manager (PINC)
Tamara Qawasmeh
Research Assistant (PINC/ECHO)
Sophia Neuenfeldt
Research Assistant (PINC)

PINC MRI Scan Team

Sophia Neuenfeldt sophia.neuenfeldt@wayne.edu
Tamara Qawasmeh tamara.qawasmeh@wayne.edu
Bryan Turman fp0706@wayne.edu
Ramasahitya Karra ramasahitya.karra@wayne.edu
Sharon Amalraj samalraj@med.wayne.edu 
Sahi Karra fv8193@wayne.edu
Christa Raicevich craicevich@gmail.com
Nedda Elewa gb5507@wayne.edu
Mareena Atalla mareena.atalla@wayne.edu
Resma Gadde resma.gadde@wayne.edu
Kamal Hassan kamal.hassan@wayne.edu
Michelle Ellis michelle.ellis@wayne.edu
Rebekah Zielesch zielescr@mail.gvsu.edu

ELBO Infant and Toddler Team

Janessa Manning janessa.manning@gmail.com
Sydney Rooks sydney.rooks@wayne.edu
Jordan Boeve jordan.boeve@gmail.com
Jamie Pierce jamie.pierce@wayne.edu
Joi Webb fq3939@wayne.edu
Meisaa Abbas salloum09@gmail.com
Hannah Theodorovich hannah.theodorovich@wayne.edu
Joshua Hammond joshua.hammond@wayne.edu

ECHO Behavioral and EEG Testing Team

Marion van den Heuvel m.vdnheuvel@wayne.edu
Toni Lewis tlewis480@gmail.com
Sarah Wilhoit sarah.wilhoit3@wayne.edu
Piumi Jayatilake piumijay@umich.edu
Houda Arjouche ft8693@wayne.edu
Kowsar Hijazi ev4175@wayne.edu
Zainab Altorjoman fw2677@wayne.edu
Mahmoud Houhou mahmoud.houhou@gmail.com
Amanpreet Bhogal fv5300@wayne.edu
Abdulmohsen Ghuloum abdulmohsen.ghuloum@wayne.edu
Mohamed Hussain Mussa mohamed.hussain.mussa@wayne.edu

SF Lab Team

Katarina Miloslavjevic katarinamilo@berkeley.edu
Rebecka Craig rebecka.craig@berkeley.edu
Claudia Espinoza-Heredia ehclaudia96@berkeley.edu

SF Lab Team – Lab Alumni

Ali Daher Medical Student, Kentucky Medical School
Amy Anderson PhD Student, Developmental Psychology, University of Denver
Amy Novotny Undergraduate, Wayne State University
Amy Katherine Swartz Elementary Program Director for Birmingham Public Schools
Amir Pakray Medical Student, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Andrea Bedway Medical Student, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Attea Hylko Undergraduate, Wayne State University
Brianne Mohl Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Colorado-Denver, Medical School
Christopher Craig Master’s Student, Basic Medical Science, Wayne State University
Danya Berri  Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Farrah Elrahal Lab Manager for Dr. Rabinak’s Lab, Wayne State University
Fatima Younus Medical Student, Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hieu Nguyen Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Hilary Marusak Post Doctoral Fellow, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
James Schaffhauser Medical Student, St. George’s University, School of Medicine
Karolina Papiez Undergraduate, University of Michigan
Kat Angell Undergraduate, Wayne State University
Kayla Martin Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Kelly Quednau Undergraduate, Wayne State University
Klodia Hermez Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Laurel Hicks PhD Candidate, Wayne State University, School of Social Work
Lauren Grove Master’s Student, University of Michigan
Maisha Rahman Undergraduate Student, Wayne State University
Mallory Gardner Masters Level Psychologist at Macomb Oakland Regional Center
Maria Tocco Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Matt Nye Dental Student, University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
Maya Dassanayake Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Melissa Youmans Undergraduate Student, Wayne State University
Mike Ernst University of Chicago, Department of Emergency Medicine
Mitchell Alexis Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Narcis Marshall Graduate Student, University of Southern California
Pooja Srivastava Medical Student, New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Rita Elias Medical Student, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Rupal Shastri Medical Student, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Saige Rutherford Data Analyst, University of Michigan
Sonja Llancari Medical Student, University of London, St. George’s Medical School
Stephen Shen Medical Student, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Tim Lozon Medical Student, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Tommy Ricard Undergraduate Student, Wayne State University