Michael F. Huerta, Ph.D.

Michael F. Huerta, Ph.D., is the associate director for scientific technology research at the National Institute of Mental Health and leads neuroscience and neurotechnology programs and initiatives at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He directs the NIH’s Human Connectome Project, the National Database for Autism Research and the Office of Cross-Cutting Science and co-chairs the coordinating committee of the NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research.