Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Sam A. Golden

Dept.: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Structure, Center For Excellence on the Neurobiology of Addiction, Pain and Emotion (NAPE)
Neuroscience Focus Groups: Neural Circuits, Behavioral Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System
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Focuses on cellular, circuit, and whole brain mechanisms underlying social motivation, with an emphasis on appetitive aggression and its interaction with neuropsychiatric disorders such as addiction and depression.