Faculty Profile: Gehricke, Jean

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Gehricke, Jean
Lab Contact:
Jean Gehricke
(949) 267-0484
Department: SOM - Pediatrics
2500 Red Hill Ave., Ste. 100, Santa Ana.

Research Description

Research on Autism and ADHD. RESEARCH DESCRIPTION: Dr. Gehricke's research focuses on the causes and treatment of mental disorders including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and drug abuse. Study how the brain, genes and environment interact and contribute to human behavior. Learn how to conduct brain imaging studies and behavioral interventions research. Students will be trained in implementing study protocols, data collection techniques, data entry, data processing, and statistical analysis. Good opportunity for students interested in careers in medicine, clinical psychology, pharmacology and neuroscience.

Time Commitment per Week

8 to 10 hrs/wk

Faculty Means of Evaluation

eliability and consistency in attendance. Completion of assignments and required hours. Discussions of research papers. Brief paper in one area of human behavioral research.