Isabel Rios Pulgar, B.S., B.A.

Isabel Rios Pulgar Headshot Isabel Rios Pulgar, B.S., B.A. is a research assistant on the FIRST project at the Lab for Youth Mental Health at Harvard University. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela and grew up in Miami, Florida. She graduated with a B.S. in Neuroscience and a B.A. in Psychology from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Her research interests include neuropsychology, child and developmental psychology, diversity in psychology, and mental health. She hopes to be a contributing factor toward a future of more representative and inclusive child and family psychology research, specifically in the area of mental health. Outside of the lab, she enjoys listening to music, watching documentaries, and trying new recipes in the kitchen. She is considering pursuing a graduate degree in neuropsychology, clinical psychology, or child and adolescent psychology. If you would ever like to get in contact with Isabel, you can reach her at