Laura Yahr Nelson

Laura-Yahr Nelson

Biography

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health 

B.S., Psychology, Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007  

 Selected Awards/Research:Undergrad Research, U Wisc.: Primate laboratory studying anxiety disorders through cognitive, behavioral, and imaging studies (predominantly PET & MRI). Student responsibilities included transporting animals for imaging studies, performing cognitive testing with rhesus macaques, and data analysis.

Next Step: Child Psychiatry Fellowship, Brown University, Providence, RI