Title: Senior Neuroscientist
Institution: Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation
Mailing Address: 5420 S. Quebec Street, Suite 135, Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Phone: (303) 794-1182
Dr. Nielsen was trained in pharmacology and neuroscience with a specialization in behavior. She has conducted studies in a wide range of behavioral research areas, including: alcohol and nicotine addiction, the application and development of novel therapeutics for neuropsychiatric disorders, and behavioral and developmental psychobiology of anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, Lupus, and fragile X syndrome. Dr. Nielsen’s research endeavors have all been focused on investigating the neurobehavioral underpinnings of and effect of treatments for central nervous system disorders.