Team

Andreana Benitez, Ph.D. 

Andreana (Anya) Benitez, Ph.D.

Dr. Benitez is a clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in the dementing diseases of aging. A strong advocate of work-life balance, she is often found exploring the Lowcountry with her family and friends, reading, traveling, and practicing yoga.

Katrina Madden  

Katrina Madden

Katrina oversees study recruitment and scheduling. With an educational background in chemistry and business, she has a passion for the fields of science and marketing. She has been a resident of the Lowcountry for over 20 years but was born and raised in Colorado. She is a mountain girl at heart.

Sid Dhiman  

Siddhartha (Sid) Dhiman

Sid is the research specialist who manages all 0's and 1's of incoming data. As a biomedical engineer who's passionate about computational biology and computer vision, he composes diffusion MRI processing pipelines to support data analysis. When not working, you may find him exploring the East coast, on his guitar, reading, or playing video games.

Kayti Keith 

Kayti Keith

Kayti is an MR image analyst with an educational background in Biology and Psychology and interests in neuroimaging and computer science. She is a Charlotte native who enjoys reading, sewing, video games, and anything outdoors.

Olivia Horn 

Olivia Horn

Olivia is the program coordinator responsible for running the IAM study. With an educational background in biology and psychology, she is passionate about research of dementia-related diseases. In her free time, she can be found exploring Charleston or reading in a public park.

Reyna Hickey 

Reyna Hickey

Reyna is a research coordinator with a background in neuroscience. A graduate of the University of Illinois, she recently moved to Charleston and is excited about the nicer weather. When not working, she loves reading, spinning her flag, swimming and hiking.