Sara Dar, M.D. is a student at Harvard Medical School and is simultaneously pursuing her mentored research experience and thesis work as part of her curriculum, at the Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory (FNL) at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her research interests are using different functional neuroimaging techniques to study the neuroscience of various neuropsychiatric disorders.  Before joining FNL, she worked as a researcher at UT Houston where her work was mainly focused on serum biomarkers and the role of neuroinflammation in psychotic disorders.