Maria Ly

Maria Ly


Student Year: 
G1
Graduate Program: 
Neuroscience
Advisor: 
Donald DeFranco, PhD
Thesis: 
Howard Aizenstein, PhD
Undergraduate Institution: 
Johns Hopkins University
Research: 

I am currently serving as a rotating graduate student researcher in Dr. Howard Aizenstein’s Geriatric Psychiatry Neuroimaging Lab. In order to clarify the role and relationship of hippocampal activity with other biomarkers in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease, I am analyzing longitudinal, task-dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging data collected from a cohort of β-amyloid positive, cognitively normal older adults