Marjorie Solomon

Position Title
Oates Endowed Professor of Psychiatry


Research Interests 
Dr. Marjorie Solomon is the Oates Endowed Professor of Psychiatry at the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California-Davis, Associate Director of the MIND Institute, and Associate Director of the Imaging Research Center. Dr. Solomon’s laboratory studies cognitive development in autistic children, adolescents, and young adults. Her work utilizes neuropsychological and cognitive neuroscience methods including fMRI. Additionally, she serves as the Principal Investigator on a clinical trial examining the effects of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and medication treatment in children and adolescents ages 8 to 14 years with ASD and anxiety using fMRI as a biomarker of treatment effectiveness as part of the MIND Institute Autism Center of Excellence (ACE). Dr. Solomon is also co-Director of MIND Institute’s NIMH T-32 Autism Research Training Program.


Solomon, M(PI), Guyer, A.E. “Neural and Behavioral Predictors of Cognitive Dvelopment and Internalizing Problems in Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” R01 grant award of $3,872.709. National Institute of Mental Health.