Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Garret Stuber

Phone:  206-685-5517
Email: gstuber@uw.edu
Dept.: Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Center for Neurobiology of Addiction, Pain, and Emotion, & Dept. of Pharmacology
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Neuroscience Focus Groups:
Behavioral Neuroscience,
Cell and Molecular Neuroscience
Computational Neuroscience
Disorders of the Nervous System
Neural Circuits
Neurotransmitters, Modulators, Transporters and Receptors
Excitable Membranes and Synaptic Transmission

Research:

The Stuber lab studies the connectivity and function of major cell groups in the reward circuit and characterizes their role in feeding behavior, drug reinforcement processes, social interaction. They utilize optogenetic and 2-photon imaging approaches with the goal of developing future treatments for addiction and mental illness.