Lucas Sjulson, MD, PhD

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Position:
Assistant Professor at Eisntein in the departments of psychiatry and neuroscience

Phone:
646.501.4523

Fax:
212.263.9170

Email: 
luke@sjulsonlab.org

Education and Training: 

  • 2012: Adult Psychiatry Residency, NYU.
  • 2008: MD, Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
  • 2007: PhD in Neuroscience, Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering Tri-Institutional MD/PhD Program. Advisor: Gero Miesenböck. Thesis title: Two Photon Imaging of a Genetically Encodable Voltage Sensor.
  • 1999: BA in Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University.

Current or Past Study:
I am interested in the development of gene-based approaches for the treatment of addiction. To this end, I am studying the effect of modulating activity in various interneuron populations during addiction-related behaviors in awake behaving rodents. Visit my lab website here.