Channel

NYU School of Medicine

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R&D Budget

260.4 Million

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Number of Labs

100+

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Number of Scientists

500+


PROFILE

Millie Rincon-Cortes

NYU School of Medicine

NYU Department of Physiology and Neuroscience

trying to understand how infant trauma effects brain and behavioral development

Primary Research

Neuroscience

Challenges

Depression
Substance Abuse/Addictions
Trauma

“This was definitely not my first plan, but I ended up falling into it and I've never looked back.”
– Millie Rincon-Cortes

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curious about substance abuse and addictions, the overlapping circuitry in depression and addiction and the link between early life environments and later life neurobehavioral outcomes.
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ABOUT Millie Rincon-Cortes

  • Nationality
  • Puerto Rico
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Yes
  • Am I competitive?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Spontaneous