Michael Lazar

Fundamentals of the Adolescent Brain (FAB) Lab

Yale University
Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall, 412
1 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Phone: Summer 2016-Summer 2017

Michael Lazar joined the FAB lab in July of 2016 from the University of Arizona where he earned bachelor degrees in Psychology and Neuroscience.  Michael is interested in understanding neural networks involved in cognitive processes such as memory and decision making.  His work at the University of Arizona in Dr. John Allen’s lab centered around identify EEG biomarkers for depression, as well experimenting with the use of novel brain stimulation techniques to improve mood in healthy and depressed subjects.  Currently he is one of the research staff dedicated towards running the ABCD study.