M.E. Cunningham

Fundamentals of the Adolescent Brain (FAB) Lab

Yale University
Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall, 414
1 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Phone: 203-432-0228


Maria Elena (M.E.) studies Psychology on the neuroscience track as an undergraduate at Yale University (class of 2021). As a research assistant for the ABCD Study in the FAB Lab, she is interested in the impact of social media use on adolescent brain development and depression. M.E. would like to pursue a career in medicine and she enjoys physics and engineering. Outside of the FAB Lab, she loves playing sports, going to theme parks, playing strategy games, singing Disney songs, playing the trumpet, and running around with her corgi.