Sasha Machado, BSc received her BSc in Neuroscience at Brown University in May 2018. During her time at Brown she focused on using molecular and biochemical techniques to develop a system for trans-synaptic fluorescent labeling of neurons. She is currently investigating the role of sleep-dependent memory consolidation and the thalamic reticular nucleus in Autism Spectrum Disorder using MEG/EEG.
Kristi Kwok, BSc completed her bachelors of science in biology at Emory University. During her time at Emory, she studied decision making and reward pathways in individuals with mood disorders using fMRI imaging. She is currently conducting research on memory consolidation during sleep in individuals with schizophrenia using EEG and MEG.