John VanMeter, PhD, Director, Center for Functional & Molecular Imaging, and Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, is expert in the analysis of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data. He co-authored the first paper to use fMRI to investigate dyslexia. VanMeter led development of major software programs, including a commercial software package that is used at more than 300 research institutions worldwide. He also developed a coordinated data analysis platform for all data collected and analyzed in the CFMI. His research interests also include investigation of the neurobiological basis of autism, posttraumatic stress disorder and deception detection.