Kevin Cook, Ph.D.

Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Kevin Cook is a Research Postdoctoral Fellow at the Developing Brain Institute where he focuses on characterizing resting state functional connectivity in the prenatal and neonatal brain during both typical and atypical development. Prior to joining DBI, Kevin obtained his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Georgetown University where he used task-based and resting state fMRI to characterize hippocampal and prefrontal cortex differences in autism spectrum disorder.

Address: 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010
Email: fetalbrain@childrensnational.org
Department: MRI Lab

Recent Publications & Presentations

Cook KM, You X, Cherry JB, Merchant JS, Skapek M, Powers MD, Pugliese CE, Kenworthy L, Vaidya CJ
Neural correlates of schema-dependent episodic memory and association with behavioral flexibility in autism spectrum disorders and typical development
J Neurodev Disord. 2021 Sep 15;13(1):35. doi: 10.1186/s11689-021-09388-9. PMID: 34525948 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34525948/
Cook KM, De Asis-Cruz J, Lopez C, Quistorff J, Kapse K, Andresen N, Vezina G, Limperopoulos C In utero MRI differentiates male and female human fetal brain functional connectivity. Platform presentation. Pediatric Academic Societies 2021 Virtual Meeting, May 3, 2021.