Michele A. Basso, Ph.D.

Michele A. Basso, Ph.D.

Michele A. Basso, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobiology with expertise in behavioral, psychophysical and electrophysiological measurements in alert non-human primates and rodents and psychophysics in humans. She is particularly interested in understanding how the mechanisms and neuronal circuits related to decision-making may go awry in movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease and dystonia. She currently has 4 NIH grants (3 RO1s and U award) in support of her research.