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Lana Ruvolo Grasser

Lana Grasser is a fourth-year doctoral candidate in Translational Neuroscience at Wayne State University and alumna of Michigan State University.

She is an NRSA Predoctoral Fellow funded by NIMH. Her work focuses on identifying potential biological indicators of trauma-related psychopathology in refugee youth, as well as measuring efficacy and underlying mechanisms of creative arts and movement therapies to address trauma-related psychopathology in refugee families and urban populations.

Outside of the lab, Lana enjoys scuba diving with her dad, traveling the world, practicing yoga, dancing, swimming, and biking.

Keep up to date with Lana by following her Twitter, @ScientificRuvvy