Krista Lisdahl, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Dr. Krista Lisdahl is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She received her Ph.D. in clinical neuropsychology at the University of Cincinnati and her B.A. in psychology at the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on how different health factors (such as physical activity, body fat, and substance use) affect how the brain develops during adolescence. Dr. Lisdahl is a Wisconsin-native and graduated from Waukesha North High School. She lives in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, and when not working on her research she enjoys hiking, boating, mountain biking, eating Wisconsin cheese, and spending time with her son Duke and Goldendoodle Rex.