Profile

Dr. Lauriann Elizabeth Young-Martin

Senior Lecturer in FMS - Basic Medical Sciences: Faculty of Medical Sciences

Bachelor of Science from UWI MonaDoctor of Philosophy from UWI MonaMaster of Philosophy from UWI Mona
Telephone: 876/977-2560
Email: lauriann.young@uwimona.edu.jm

Research Interests

  • Gender differences and neuroendocrine regulation of cognition
  • Neuroprotective effects of Oestrogen on learning and memory in aged animals
  • The combined effects of different stressors and marijuana on behaviour
  • The Neurobiology of Drug Addiction: Neurophysiological and Behavioural Mechanisms Associated with Addiction
  • Neuroendocrine Regulation of Learning & Memory: Interactions Between Gender, Oestrogen and Testosterone Variations and the Dopaminergic Mesolimbic System
  • Ontogenic And Gender Differences In The Drug-Induced Behavioural Effects Of Cocaine and Marijuana

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Postgraduate Advisement:

  • Benjamin,Liris Dr.
  • Thaxter,Karen