Laura E. Padilla

UMN MSTP student Laura Padilla


Entering Class: 2019

Northwestern University
Neuroscience and Spanish majors
B.A., 2017

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee 2019-2021

Thesis Advisor: Kathryn Cullen, M.D.

Thesis Research

Intersection between pubertal development, risk and resilience in psychiatric disorders.


For work prior to the UMN MSTP:

Cullen KR, Padilla LE, Papke VN, Klimes-Dougan B. New Somatic Treatments for Child and Adolescent Depression. Curr Treat Options Psychiatry. 2019 Dec;6(4):380-400. PMCID: PMC7732147