REACH 4 ADHD Alumni


Julia Lejeune, BA, PhD Candidate
Position held: Senior Research Assistant

Julia was a Research Assistant in the Department of Psychiatry at Boston Medical Center, working both in the REACH 4 ADHD lab and on the Kids FACE FEARS project. She graduated from Wesleyan University with a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and American Studies. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Illinois- Chicago.

 

Megan Rabin, BS 
Position held: Student Intern

Megan was a Research Intern through the Northeastern University Co-Op program. She is currently a research assistant at Boston Children’s Hospital, hoping to become a psychiatrist, and hopes to incorporate her interests in gender equality, prison reform, and holistic medicine into her practice.

 

Syeda Hasan, BS
Position held: ADHD Care Manager

Syeda was the ADHD Care Manager working on a quality improvement project to adjust internal workflow to optimize screening and care for children with ADHD in the BMC primary care department. She is currently a Patient Advocate.

 

 

Nicole Zolli, MA, PhD Candidate
Position held: Practicum Student

Nikki was a master’s student at Tufts University working towards her degree in child study and human development. She received her B.S. in psychology and criminology from Stonehill College, and worked primarily on intervention development. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Illinois- Chicago.

 

Punit Matta, MS, MD Candidate
Position held: Practicum Student

Punit is a medical student at Boston University. His current work examines the association between sports participation and psychiatric symptoms in children and hopes to contribute positively to the discourse around screening and intervention for pediatric psychiatric disorders. His broad research interests include the history of psychiatry and the makings of an effective and accessible healthcare system. As a student of classical languages and literature, which bridge lived human experience with abstract concepts.

 

Jenny Zhen Duan, PhD 
Position held: Research Associate

Jenny was a former Research Associate during the Summer of 2018 and is still engaged with projects as part of the ADHD Engagement Community Advisory Board. Jenny received her Bachelors degree in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Puerto Rico (Rio Piedras), her PhD in Clinical Health Psychology program at the University of Cincinnati, and pursued a post doctoral internship at the Boston University School of Medicine’s Center for Training in Multicultural Psychology.

 

Lillian Mousad, BS Candidate 
Position held: Student Intern

Lillian was a student intern  from Tufts University working towards her B.S. Psychology and Child Development. 

 

 

 

Olivia Buonocore, BS
Position held: Research Assistant

Olivia was a former Research Intern through the Northeastern University Co-Op program from the Spring to the Fall of 2018, graduating with a B.S. in Behavioral Neuroscience. She is currently an Associate Project Manager.

 

 

Katie Rosen, BS Candidate
Position held: Research Assistant

Katie was a former Research Intern through the Northeastern University Co-Op program.

 

 

 

Amrita Iyer, BS Candidate
Position held: Research Intern

Amrita was a clinical research intern, currently attending Tufts University, majoring in Biopsychology with a minor in Child Study and Human Development. After graduation, she will be working as a clinical research coordinator and be applying to medical school.

 

 

 

Carly Newell, BS Candidate 
Position held: Student Volunteer


Carly was a student volunteer. She is a current senior at Boston University, Sargent School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, working towards achieving a B.S. in Human Physiology.

 

 

Dia Kabir, MS Candidate
Position held: Student Intern

Dia majored in Biology at BU with a minor in English (class of  May ’19) and came back to become a Master’s student in the MS in Clinical Research program (prospective class of Jan ’22).