Brown University

Stephen P. Salloway, MD, MS – Site Principal Investigator


Stephen Salloway, MD, MS, is Director of Neurology and the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, and the Martin M. Zucker Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Professor of Neurology at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He received his MD from Stanford Medical School and completed residencies in neurology and psychiatry at Yale University.

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Courtney Bodge, PhD – Research Project Manager/Coordinator


Courtney Bodge, PhD, got her doctorate in neuroscience from the University of Connecticut where she studied injury to the developing neonatal brain. Currently, she leads studies of dominantly inherited diseases at Butler Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. Outside of the office she enjoys DIY house projects, tending to too many house plants, and spending long hours at the baseball field with her sons.


Megan Caruso  – Research Project Coordinator


Megan recently graduated from Tulane University with a degree in neuroscience and a degree in studio art with a concentration in glassblowing. Before working in the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital, she worked as a high school biology teacher in San Antonio, Texas. She is excited to help families who have been affected by this disease and to further develop our knowledge base of CADASIL. She plans on going to medical school after working in research for several more years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time by the ocean, playing with her cats, going to concerts, and making art.