Our Purpose

The primary aim of the Development in Neurogenetic Disorders (DND) Lab is to gain better understanding of early development in infants and young children with neurogenetic disorders in order to promote positive development and well-being in these children and their families.


8 smiling women students posing together

Top row, from left: Mikaya Pollard, Daniela Fanta, Cindy Seceras, Maddie Larocca, Dr. Laura Hahn
Bottom row, from left: Meghan Gibbons, Victoria Willman, Mindy Eng, Laura Imming


Dr. Hahn receives grant to study children with fragile X syndrome

Read the story here.

Congratulations to PhD Student Laura Imming

Congratulations to PhD Student Laura Imming for being named one of the Goldstick Fellows for the 2019-2020 school year! Way to go Laura!

Dr. Hahn receives grant

Dr. Hahn receives grant from the Center for Health, Aging, and Disability to examine early predictors of language development in children with Down syndrome, with her colleague, Dr. Pamela Hadley! See Current Studies for details.