Robyn Brown ANZOS Annual Scientific Meeting 2021

Robyn Brown

Robyn Brown is an NHMRC Peter Doherty Fellow at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne. She completed a PhD at Monash University in 2010 and a Bachelor of Commerce/Science (honours) in 2004 at University of Melbourne. In 2011 was awarded a Sir Keith Murdoch Fellowship from the American Australian Association to go and undertake postdoctoral training in the laboratory of Peter Kalivas in the USA where she contributed to a number of high impact studies investigating neuroplasticity in drug addiction. Her current research focus is investigating the neural mechanisms underlying addictive disorders such as drug addiction and pathological over-eating (‘food addiction’) using a combination of techniques including behavioural pharmacology, optogenetics and electrophysiology.

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