Micaela Chan

Micaela Chan

Miaela Chan a cognitive neuroscientist at the the Center for Vital Longevity, with Ph.D. in Cognition and Neuroscience at the The University of Texas at Dallas. Her research focuses on how experiences and environment interacts with the brain’s functional network organization. her recent work showcases how socioeconomic status moderates the aging of functional brain network (published in PNAS).

She uses multivariate and univariate statistics, netwrok science, and multimodal neuroimaging (FSL, SPM, FreeSurfer) to explore brain-environment relationships.

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  • Sociocultural-Brain Interaction
  • Brain Networks
  • Big Data Methodology


  • PhD in Cognition and Neuroscience, 2016

    The University of Texas at Dallas

  • BS in Psychology, 2009

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign