Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Department of Psychiatry Uniformed Services University
Maddie is a Research Assistant at the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS). She graduated from American University in May 2018 with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Public Health. During her time at American, Maddie worked as an undergraduate researcher in Dr. Tony Riley’s Psychopharmacology Lab, where she worked on various projects involving animal models of epigenetic components of drug use, adolescent and adult drug exposure and drug interactions. Through her position at CSTS, Maddie hopes to continue to learn about traumatic stress and refine her research skills in preparation for graduate school. Maddie hopes earn a PhD in Behavioral Neuroscience.