Doctoral Student, Brain and Cognitive Science
Harbor Beach, MI
Undergraduate Institution and Degree:
Delta College: Associates in Science and MACRAO certificate
Saginaw Valley State University: Bachelors of Science in Health Science; Minors: Chemistry and Psychology
Current Program/Degree Pursued:
Brain and Cognitive Science program, PhD
Year of Matriculation:
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Combination therapy on functional recovery following TBI, Environmental impact on function during development, Developmental TBI, Neuroinflammation following TBI
Presented at Society for Neuroscience in Chicago 2015 and National Neurotrauma Society in Lexington 2016: Does progesterone improve functional recovery after a bilateral medial frontal cortex controlled cortical contusion in adult male rats reared in an enriched environment?
Future Career Plans:
Post Doc and Professorship at a research university
What Attracted Me to SIU:
The collaborative environment for research development between departments.