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Drew Kittleson (he/him)

Julia Sheffield Lab, G2

Email: andrew(dot)r(dot)kittleson(at)vanderbilt(dot)edu (substitute symbols where appropriate)

Graduate Program: Neuroscience

Hometown: Doylestown, PA

Undergraduate Institution: Northwestern University

Research Interests: Broadly, I am in interested in the neurodevelopmental bases of psychotic disorders. Specifically, I study the insula in this context. My current work focuses on understanding insular subregional changes in structure and function over time in people who have recently experienced first-episode psychosis.

MSTP Leadership: Student Advisory Committee (Chair-Elect), Outreach Committee (Chair), Alumni Committee (Co-Chair), Wellness Committee

Hobbies/Interests: playing and watching soccer, volleyball, pickleball, and tennis; hiking; exploring breweries; going to concerts; trying new restaurants