Ron Hammer

Home Faculty Ron Hammer
Department: 
College of Medicine
Endorsed to: 
Chair
Research Interests: 
Behavioral Neuroscience

Cellular and molecular basis of behavior; neural adaptation in response to chronic stress exposure; brain mechanisms of schizophrenia. My laboratory focuses on brain alterations underlying chronic disorders such as drug addiction and schizophrenia, especially those induced by stress exposure which may cause or exacerbate disease symptoms.