Faja Laboratory | Research Clinicians

Devon Carroll

Devon Carroll, RN MSN

Devon works as a research clinician on the Autism Biomarkers Consortium for Clinical Trials project. Devon obtained her BA in psychology from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and her master’s degree in family psychiatric mental health nursing at the Yale School of Nursing. She has worked as a nurse practitioner specializing in pediatric psychiatry for the past 5 years and currently provides consultation and treatment through the Developmental Neuropsychiatry Program (DNP) in the Outpatient Psychiatry Service at Boston Children’s Hospital. The DNP serves children and adolescents whose development is complicated by autism spectrum disorders, psychotic disorders, and other disorders such as genetic disorders and epilepsy. Devon has always had a passion for the biological sciences and is interested in translational research as it pertains to the development and initiation of successful treatments for children with autism spectrum disorder and other neurodevelopmental disorders. Her other interests include traveling, cycling, and eating pizza.

Dasha SolomnDasha Solomon, PsyD

Dr. Solomon studied Psychology at Brandeis University before receiving her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2016. Her doctoral dissertation focused on creating a treatment intervention focused on dating, relationships, and sexual health for females with high functioning autism. She completed her APA accredited predoctoral internship at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in the child and adolescent track. Dr. Solomon  is completing her postdoctoral fellowship in the Developmental Medicine Center at Boston Children’s Hospital where she is focusing on multidisciplinary psychological assessment and evidenced based treatment for infants, children, and adolescents with autism, developmental disabilities, and feeding disorders. She is excited to be a member of the Faja lab, and to contribute to the EASY project. Dr. Solomon is thrilled to be back in Boston where she grew up, spend time with her family, cheer for the Boston sports teams, and try out new cooking and baking recipes.