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 taking part in the ABCD Study. Our testing facilities are located in the Saban Research Building at CHLA main campus. MRI scanning will take place on the first floor of the main hospital in the CTSI-CTU Research Imaging Suite. We are easily assessible by LA Metro and close enough for a quick trip to Griffith Park and Observatory after your visit to see us! For more information, please call (323) 361-7756 or email us at abcd@chla.usc.edu.

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Elizabeth Sowell, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator
Bio
Megan-Herting

Megan Herting, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator
Bio
Uban

Kristina Uban, Ph.D.

Co-Investigator
Ian Mathis

Ian Mathis, Ph.D.

Clinical Consultant
Pace

Cynthia Pace Cisneros, Ph.D., MPH

Research Specialist
Marshall

Andrew Marshall, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
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Trinh T. Luu , M.A.

Project Manager
Wong

Lawrence Wong

Lead Research Assistant
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Camille Parchment

Research Assistant
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Tanya Villalobos

Research Assistant
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Eric Kan

Data Systems Manager

Lauren Goedde

Student Intern
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Rachel Oswald

Volunteer
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