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Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is one of only eight children’s hospitals in the nation – and the only one in the western United States named to the national “Honor Roll” of children’s hospitals in U.S. News & World Report rankings. CHLA is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States and is one of America's premier teaching hospitals, affiliated with the Keck School of CHLA BridgeMedicine of the University of Southern California since 1932.

ABCD STUDY AT CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES

Located in East Hollywood, Children's Hospital Los Angeles is one of 21 institutions nationwide that will recruit families to participate in the ABCD Study. Our testing and scanning facilities are located in the Duque Building of CHLA. MRI scanning will take place on the first floor in the CTSI-CTU Research Imaging Suite. To find out if you are eligible to participate in the ABCD Study at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, or to request information, please call (323) 361-7756 or email us at abcd@chla.usc.edu.


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MEET OUR ABCD TEAM


Elizabeth Sowell, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
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Dr. Kristina Uban
Kristina Uban, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator

Dr. Megan Herting
Megan Herting, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator

Marybel Robledo Gonzalez
Marybel Robledo Gonzalez, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Andrew Marshall
Andrew Marshall, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral Research Fellow


Trinh T. Luu
Project Manager


Lawrence Wong
Lead Research Assistant

Kathy Garcia
Kathy Garcia
Research Assistant

Camille Parchment
Camille Parchment
Research Assistant

Jesse Zhao
Jesse Zhao
Research Assistant

Eric Kan
Eric Kan
Data Systems Manager

Cynthia Pace
Cynthia Pace Cisneros
Recruiter


CONTACT US

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Principal Investigator: Dr. Elizabeth Sowell
Project Manager: Trinh Luu
Phone: (323) 361-7756
Email: abcd@chla.usc.edu

Location
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Duque Building (Testing and Scanning Facilities)
4650 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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