Marisela Huerta, Ph.D
Marisela Huerta, Ph.D. is an Instructor of Psychology at Weill Cornell Medical College and New York Presbyterian Hospital. She completed degrees in psychology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and at the University of Michigan, and a clinical internship at the Institute for Juvenile Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Huerta is a licensed clinical psychologist with specialties in the evaluation and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Her work at the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB) involves research designed to improve the identification of ASD. She is currently leading efforts to develop screening tools that can more efficiently identify those with a high likelihood of ASD.