After completing undergraduates degrees in Biology and Women’s Studies at UC Irvine,  Dr. Maheen Mausoof Adamson completed a Ph.D. in Neuroscience at the University of Southern California, followed by a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford School of Medicine.  

Dr. Adamson is a world-class neuroscientist and neuroimaging expert, whose research interests include the neurological effects of COVID-19, traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer’s disease, and pain. She’s a leader in healthcare innovation, entrepreneurship, and translational neuroscience.  A passionate advocate for gender healthcare equality and policy change committed to the development of novel therapeutic approaches such as brain stimulation and virtual reality.

Dr. Adamson is currently completing a Master of Science in Healthcare Leadership at Brown University, in Rhode Island. She has just completed the 2021 Innovation Fellowship Stanford Center for Biodesign, whose mission is to identify healthcare needs and invent novel health technologies to address them. 

Research Studies

Principal Investigator Dr. Adamson

A True Master is an Eternal Student

Brown University

School's Back for Dr. Adamson


In her spare time, Dr. Adamson is completing a Master's of Science in Healthcare Leadership at the prestigious Brown University. The rigorous and collaborative program fuels intellectual curiosity, career transformation, and real-world impact.

Stanford Center for Biodesign

Dr. Adamson Chosen as a Fellow


Dr. Adamson and the team at Stanford Biodesign are working together to identify healthcare needs and invent novel health technologies to address them. The Center brings the world’s most promising minds to investigate, inspire, and innovate a healthier world for all.