University of Wisconsin–Madison

Sara Heyn

Current TL1 Trainee

Heyn will work on translational research projects in a pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) population. Her interdisciplinary training in law and neuroscience will help her translate her findings to inform both future treatment and evidence-based policies to help children exposed to trauma. She is a PhD student in the Neuroscience and Public Policy Program in the Neuroscience and Law track at UW-Madison. Heyn’s research mentor is Ryan Herringa, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry.