Krista DeStasio

Krista DeStasio, MS

Graduate Student

Krista DeStasio, MS, is a graduate student in the Social and Affective Neuroscience Lab. Before that, she was a full-time project coordinator on an NIH-funded study investigating the feasibility of reversing deficits in inhibitory control associated with early life adversity; a collaboration between Drs. Berkman and Fisher in the University of Oregon Department of Psychology. She oversaw a team conducting an intervention targeting inhibitory control and its associated brain systems in a population of adults who experienced early adversity. Krista has been working with the University of Oregon Psychology Department since October 2013 and with the Prevention Science Institute since October 2014.