2017 ~ Present

Chronic Stress and Cognitive Resilience

Goals

Issues Involved or Addressed

To study the results of chronic stress on the body and make discoveries that will enable the improvement of health outcomes under the face of chronic stress

Methods and Technologies

  • Experimental Design
  • Rodent Testing, handling, injection
  • Drawing Neurons
  • Running Assays

Academic Majors of Interest

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Preferred Interests and Preparation

Interest in the effects of stress on the brain and overall health. Participants must be receptive to handling rodents.

Team Advisors

Cheryl Conrad, Ph.D.

Sponsor(s)