Sadie Zacharek is interested in cognitive neuroscience in developmental populations. Her research methods are centered on functional neuroimaging, and she hopes to extend the clinical utility of fMRI in her research career. Specifically, she is interested in optimizing fMRI as a diagnostic tool and leveraging neural findings for preventative treatment. Sadie is a supporter of open, replicable science. Outside of lab, Sadie enjoys hiking, camping, reading, and drinking espresso.