Medical/Graduate Students


Amy Sanchez


Amy is a doctoral student in the Clinical Science program at UC Berkeley under the mentorship of Drs. Ann Kring and Sheri Johnson. She received her BA from New York University in Russian and Slavic Studies and her MA from San Francisco State University in Psychological Research. Broadly, she is interested in incorporating physiological, behavioral, and experience sampling methods to explore the relationships between social deficits, emotion dysregulation, and motivation problems in severe psychopathology.

Nicholas Hansen

Nicholas is currently a medical student at UCSF with an interest in psychiatry and neuroscience. He studied philosophy at Stanford before deciding to find where the rubber meets the road after studying philosophy of mind and theories of consciousness. He has a special interest in psychedelic research and other novel therapeutics, and is excited to be part of the BAND lab.