About the Speaker
Lauren Schmitt, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Dr. Lauren Schmitt is a licensed clinical psychologist with extensive training in cognitive functioning in individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders. Since joining the Fragile X Research and Treatment Center at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center over 4 years ago, she has had critical involvement in the current and past federally-funded U54 FXS Center, focused on identifying clinical correlates of neurophysiological biomarkers and characterizing potential subgroups of drug responders. In addition, her K23 Patient-Oriented Mentored Career Development Award focuses on identifying translational biomarkers of higher-level functioning, including speech production and cognitive flexibility, that can be used across mouse and man.