MASI, EMILYName: Emily Masi
Title of Project: 
Neural Mechanisms of Addiction
Advisor: Catherine Forestell
Honors Department: Neuroscience

This research focuses on elucidating the electrophysiological and neural differences in attention and motivation in the children of smokers and nonsmokers. This study has pertinent implications because it will help us develop more effective interventions for addiction prevention.

Hometown: Burke, Virginia
Hobbies: Running, soccer, CW walks, art, baking, and drinking coffee
Fun Fact: I am starting to learn violin! It’s never to late to pick up something new.

 

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