Sandra K Loo

Sandra Kan Loo

Professor-in-Residence, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles


Associate Professor In-Residence, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Member, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Genetics & Genomics GPB Home Area, Neuroscience GPB Home Area
Faculty, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics


Dr. Sandra Loo is a professor-in-residence in the Division of Child Psychiatry and the Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics.s Dr. Loo has been the principal investigator of numerous NIH grants examining neural mechanisms underlying pediatric psychiatric disorders such as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Tourette’s Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Dr. Loo’s lab is also studying cognitive and electrophysiological measures as biomarkers for treatment response among several pediatric disorders. Dr. Loo is a clinical psychologist and is the director of Pediatric Neuropsychology in the Medical Psychology Assessment Center. She specializes in neuropsychological assessment of childhood psychiatric disorders, such as ADHD and dyslexia.