Characterizing complex cognitive processing deficits in experimental models of traumatic brain injury, as well as viable treatment and rehabilitative strategies such as pharmacotherapies or environmental enrichment.
Use of electrophysiology to develop and investigate novel cholinergic treatments for the cognitive deficits of schizophrenia.
Neural basis of eye movements
Identifying the Circuitry and Mechanisms Underlying Dopaminergic Plasticity of Medium Spiny Neurons in a 6-OHDA model of Parkinson’s Disease.
Computational and neural approaches to understanding altered learning and decision making in affective disorders.
Identifying the functional role of the interactions between regions involved in social perception, more specifically, to reveal how brain regions interact with each other to allow us to perceive and understand the actions of others.
Neural and psychophysiological correlates and predictors of emotional deficits in depression and youth at high risk for depression.
Study of the development of brain networks, both structural and functional, to understand how connectivity is related to behavior later on in life.