Entry Year

2016

Major Area of Study

Experimental Psychopathology

Mentor

Inna Fishman, PhD

E-mail

laolson@ucsd.edu

Research Interests

Lindsay uses neuroimaging to study early social and brain development in typical toddlers and toddler diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Representative Publications
  • Gorman, K., Olson, L., Hill, A. P., Lunsford, R., Heeman, P. A. and van Santen, J. P. H. (2016), Uh and um in children with autism spectrum disorders or language impairment. Autism Research, 9: 854–865. doi:10.1002/aur.1578

  • Linke, A., Olson, L., Gao, Y., Fishman, I., and Müller, R.A. (Under Review), Psychotropic medication use in autism spectrum disorders may affect functional brain connectivity.

  • Sifre, R., Olson, L., Klin, A., Jones, W., and Shultz, S. (Under Review), A Longitudinal Investigation of Preferential Attention to Biological Motion in 2 to 24 Month-Old Infants.

Grants/Awards
  • San Diego Fellowship (2016 – 2018)
  • Donald J. Cohen Fellowship in Developmental Social Neuroscience (2014 – 2016)