Dr. Jasmeet Pannu Hayes

Dr. Hayes graduated with High Honors from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2000. She completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (specialization in Neuropsychology) from the University of Arizona in 2006, where she worked with Drs. Alfred Kaszniak and Steven Rapcsak. After completing her clinical internship at the Boston Consortium, she joined the MIRECC and BIAC at the Durham VA/Duke University as a postdoctoral fellow and then Assistant Professor of Psychiatry researching the clinical neuroscience of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She is currently a Staff Psychologist at the National Center for PTSD, Behavioral Sciences Division, core faculty at the VA Boston Neuroimaging Center, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine. She is currently funded by an NIMH K-award to study functional changes in the brain associated with trauma memory and emotion regulation using fMRI. As a licensed clinical psychologist, Dr. Hayes’ clinical interests include neuropsychological assessment of TBI and PTSD in returning veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

Lab Coordinator

Andrew Reagan, M.A.

Lab Alumni

May Chen, in graduate school at UNC-Chapel Hill

Huiting Liu, in graduate school at the University of Illinois-Chicago

Zoe Yang, B.A. in graduate school at Harvard

Amanda Mikedis, B.A. Pursuing Ph.D in Clinical Psychology at Clark University

Laura Mandel, Brandeis University, class of 2013.


The Trauma Memory Lab collaborates with a diverse group of talented researchers including:

Kevin LaBar, Ph.D.

Roger Pitman, Ph.D.

Lisa Shin, Ph.D.

Rajendra Morey, M.D.

Scott Hayes, Ph.D.

Florin Dolcos, Ph.D.

Gregory McCarthy, Ph.D.

Jean Beckham, Ph.D.

Larry Tupler, Ph.D.