Image

CHLA BridgeChildren'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 Medicine 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.

Group photo

Click here to learn more about our Study Procedures.



MEET OUR ABCD TEAM


Elizabeth Sowell, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Bio

Dr. Yaling Yang
Yaling Yang, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator
Bio

Dr. Michele Kipke
Michele Kipke, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator
Bio

Kristina Uban, Ph.D.
Tatevik Abaryan, Ph.D.
Clinical Consultant
Bio

Kristina Uban, Ph.D.
Kristina Uban, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral Fellow
Bio


Trinh T. Luu
Site Coordinator
Bio


Alexy F. Andrade
Lead Research Associate
Bio

Blanca Hernandez
Blanca Hernandez
Research Assistant
Bio

Marisa Inada
Marisa Inada
Research Assistant

Marybel Robledo Gonzalez
Marybel Robledo Gonzalez
Research Assistant

Katherine Guardado
Katherine Guardado
Research Assistant

Eric Kan
Eric Kan
Data Manager and IT
Bio


Lawrence Wong
Research Associate
Bio


CONTACT US

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Principal Investigator: Dr. Elizabeth Sowell
Site Coordinator: 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
> Google Map