Hugo Tejeda, Ph.D.


Neuroscience 2013

Area of Doctoral Study: Neuroscience

Undergraduate Institute: University of Texas, El Paso

Other Graduate Institute: National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Research Advisors: Patricio O’Donnell, M.D., Ph.D.(UMB) / Toni Shippenberg, Ph.D.(NIDA)

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow,  National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Description of Research

Neuromodulation and interaction of neuronal circuits that mediate cognitive, affective, and motivational behaviors: implications for psychiatric disorders.