- Research Program Mentor
PhD Doctor of Philosophy candidate
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Stress Induced Epigenetic Changes and Their Alterations to Psychiatric Disorder Propensity
Epigenetic, brain, and behavioral changes in wild type mice before, during, and after early life stress conditions. To do so we will examine blood samples, immunohistochemistry, and various behavioral assays to assess depression and anxiety related behaviors as well as drug seeking behaviors.