Elizabeth has received a prestigious DSPAN F99/K00 from NINDS! This grant funds the remainder of her predoctoral work and 4 years of postdoctoral studies. We are SO PROUD!
Read about our work developing a model of aversion-resistant fentanyl seeking
November 23, 2020
Sean's first publication describes a mouse model of oral fentanyl seeking that is resistant to punishment.
Sean Monroe, MA!
September 29, 2020
We are happy to announce Sean passed his master's defense with flying colors! His project is titled "The Role of the Rostromedial Tegmental Nucleus in Aversion to Opioid Withdrawal."
We are funded!
September 09, 2020
We are excited to begin work on our recently awarded NIH R15 grant: Analysis of subcortical networks that promote aversion-resistant alcohol drinking.
Brandon Arnold wins multiple awards!
August 03, 2020
Congratulations to undergraduate Brandon Arnold for receiving two prestigious university awards, the Provost's Student Academic Achievement Award and the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Scholarship!
Elizabeth passes her comprehensive exam!
June 30, 2020
Big congrats to Elizabeth for passing her comprehensive exam this afternoon! And she did it with a mask on!
New RAD Lab publication on sex differences in alcohol seeking
RAD Lab was well-represented at SFN this year. Congrats to Sean, Kristen, and Annemarie on their presentations!
Congrats to Elizabeth!
July 12, 2019
Elizabeth successfully defended her master's thesis: Contributions of D1 vs. D2 receptor-expressing neurons in the nucleus accumbens core to compulsive-like alcohol consumption
Kristen Schuh named a CAS Dean's Scholar!
May 03, 2019
Kristen's hard work has been recognized with a College of Arts and Science Dean's Scholarship. The award funds her research project for the coming year. Kristen also won an APA Division 28 Undergraduate Scholarship this year! Way to go, Kristen!
Another successfull Science Week at Miami!
May 27, 2019
BNS grad students have developed an awesome outreach program!
Undergraduate Research Forum 2019
April 24, 2019
Congrats to the 8 undergraduate who presented original research at this year's Undergraduate Research Forum!
Midwest Psychological Association Conference presentations
April 11, 2019
Sean presented a poster and Elizabeth gave a talk at this year's MPA conference in Chicago, IL. Way to go!
Three Undergraduate Summer Scholar Awards for RAD Lab!
February 26, 2019
Congrats to Annemarie Thomas, Kristen Schuh, and Brandon Arnold whose Undergraduate Summer Scholars proposals were funded! We are excited to get their projects rolling this summer!