Alicia Vallorani



Preferred Pronouns: she/her/hers
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Curriculum Vitae

Professional Bio

Alicia is an NIMH Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Fellow using naturalistic methods to study how we develop through social interactions. Particularly, she is interested in understanding the co-development of social attention, the mentalizing network and mentalizing behaviors and how this relates to positive social relationships and social anxiety risk. Alicia currently works with Dr. Koraly Pérez-Edgar (NIMH F31 MH121035) and will begin a postdoctoral fellowship with Dr. Elizabeth Redcay in 2023 (NIMH F32 award pending).