Principal Investigator - Sue Corkin, Ph.D.

Suzanne Corkin, Ph.D.

Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
46-5121 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139
Tel: (617) 253-5762
Fax: (617) 253-1504

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Suzanne Corkin
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Vassar Street, Bldg. 46-5121, Cambridge, MA 02139

Postdoctoral Fellow

Graduate Students

Administrative Staff

Colleen Koperek

(617) 253-7892



Research Affiliates

Elizabeth Kensinger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Principal Investigator
Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory
Department of Psychology, Boston College

Olivier Piguet, Ph.D.

NHMRC Neil Hamilton Fairley Fellow
Halliday Research Laboratory
Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute
Barker St, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia

John Growdon, M.D.

Massachusetts General Hospital
Department of Neurology

Gail O'Kane, Ph.D.
Doctoral Thesis: Cognitive and neural correlates of memory retrieval in young and older adults.

David Salat, Ph.D.
Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
MGH Department of Radiology

Sarah Steinvorth, Ph.D.


At the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Neurology:

John H. Growdon, M.D.
Walter J. Koroshetz, M.D.
Bradley T. Hyman, M.D., Ph.D.
Andrew J. Cole, M.D.
Peter McL. Black, M.D.
Ferdinando S. Buonanno, M.D.
Clemens Scherzer, M.D.

At the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Neurosurgery:

G. Rees Cosgrove, M.D., F.R.C.S. (C.)

At the Massachusetts General Hospital NMR Center:

Bruce Rosen, M.D., Ph.D.,
R. Gilberto Gonzalez, M.D., Ph.D.,
Anders M. Dale, Ph.D.,
Kenneth Kwong, Ph.D.,
Douglass Greve, Ph.D.,
Richard Hoge, Ph.D.,
Bruce Fischl, Ph.D.,

At the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Morphometric Analysis:

David Kennedy, Ph.D.,
Nikos Makris, M.D., Ph.D.,

At St. Elizabeth's Medical Center of Boston:

Allan H. Ropper, M.D.

At the Fondazione San Raffaele's Center for Cognitive Neuroscience (Milan):

Stefano Cappa,

Former Lab Members

David Ziegler, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, San Francisco

Paymon Ashourian, Ph.D.

Jeremy Young

Joseph Locascio, Ph.D.

Mariel Kozberg

Alex Murphy

Cecily Koppuzha

Meredith Brown, B.S.
Ph.D. Student, University of Rochester

Julien Wonderlick, B.A.
Medical Student, Tufts University School of Medicine

Christie Chung, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Mills College
5000 MacArthur Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94613

Emily Connally, B.A.
Ph.D. Student, University of Arizona
Member of the Amnesia and Cognition Unit, PI Elizabeth Glisky

Chekema (Keyma) Prince, B.S.
MRI Technician and Consultant for Vivian Lee, Ph.D.
Center for Biomedical Imaging
NYU Medical Center

Anne Krendl, B.A.
Ph.D. Student, Dartmouth College
Todd Heatherton's Lab
6207 Moore Hall
Hanover, NH 03755

Janine D. Mendola, Ph.D.
Doctoral Thesis: Visual Perception and Memory After Anterior Temporal Lobe Lesions in Humans
Assistant Professor
Center for Advanced Imaging
West Virginia University School of Medicine

Christopher Moore, Ph.D.
Doctoral Thesis: Somatosensory Cortical Organization in Rats and Humans
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Moore Lab
MIT Dept of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Brad Postle, Ph.D.
Doctoral Thesis: The Cognitive Mechanisms and Neural Substrates Underlying Repetition Priming
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Room 165
University of Wisconsin

Rose Roberts, Ph.D.
Doctoral Thesis: Pruning the Right Branch: Working Memory and Understanding Sentences

Pam Rajendran, B.S.
(617) 253-8172

Simona Siri, Ph.D.
(617) 253-3095