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Brianna Schuyler
Brianna Schuyler
Former Postdoctoral Research Associate and Scientific Co-Director, Center for Healthy Minds

Dates of Employment: July 2014 - January 2016

Brianna received her PhD under the supervision of Dr. Davidson while studying people’s ability to regulate their emotions - specifically how they react and recover to negative events. She used functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) to study the effect of training on the brain’s response to emotional stimuli.

Her current interests include biking, programming, and being outdoors.


B.S., Physics, Johns Hopkins University (2005)

M.A., Physics, University of Wisconsin–Madison (2007)

Ph.D., Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin–Madison (2012)