DIBS Faculty Network

Member Spotlight:

Eleonora Lad

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Eleonora (Nora) Lad, MD, PhD is a clinician scientist and retinal ophthalmologist with the primary goal of developing novel strategies for early diagnosis and treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Read More

Cynthia Kuhn

Professor of Pharmacology & Cancer Biology

Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

This laboratory uses a multidisciplinary approach using both animal and model systems to study the biology of addiction and stress/depression We are specifically interested in how adolescence and the hormonal changes of puberty and aging influence vulnerability to these conditions. Read More

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