Melissa Bauman, Ph.D.

Melissa D. Bauman, Ph.D.

Specialties

Psychiatry

Neuroscience

Title

  • Associate Professor

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Bauman is a behavioral neuroscientist who's research focuses on prenatal risk factors for neurodevelopmental disorders.  She is particularly interested in the influence of the maternal-fetal immune environment on neural development.  

She also has a strong commitment to advancing women's careers in science and medicine and is an active member of the UC Davis Health Women in Medicine and Health Sciences (WIMHS) program.

Division

Psychiatry

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis MIND Institute

Education

Ph.D., Neuroscience, UC Davis, Davis CA 2003

B.A., Colorado College, Colorado Springs CO 1998

Fellowships

Autism, UC Davis MIND Institute, Sacramento CA 2004-2007

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