Andrea Maxwell

Entering Class - 2021


Undergraduate Institution and Major:

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, B.S. in Neuroscience and Psychology, 2017

Graduate Advisor:

Anna Zilverstand, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry



  • Niklason GR, Rawls E, Ma S, Kummerfeld E, Maxwell AM, Brucar LR, Drossel G, Zilverstand A. Explainable machine learning analysis reveals sex and gender differences in the phenotypic and neurobiological markers of Cannabis Use Disorder. Sci Rep. 2022 Sep 17;12(1):15624.
  • Maxwell AM, Harrison K, Rawls E, Zilverstand A. Gender differences in the psychosocial determinants underlying the onset and maintenance of alcohol use disorder. Front Neurosci. 2022 Mar 14;16:808776.
  • Maxwell AM, Rao RB. Perinatal iron deficiency as an early risk factor for schizophrenia. Nutr Neurosci. 2021;1-10.
  • Steele VR, Maxwell AM. Treating cocaine and opioid use disorder with transcranial magnetic stimulation: A path forward. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2021; 209:173240.
  • Gard AM, Maxwell AM, Shaw DS, Mitchell C, Brooks-Gunn J, McLanahan SS, Forbes EE, Monk CS, Hyde LW. Beyond family-level adversities: exploring the developmental timing of neighborhood disadvantage effects on the brain. Dev Sci. 2021;24:e12985.
  • Jennings L, Branson CF, Maxwell AM, Winkelman TNA, Shlafer RJ. Physicians' perspectives on continuity of care for patients involved in the criminal justice system: a qualitative study. PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254578.