Marguerite Matthews, Ph.D.

Graduated: August 2012
Mentor: Dr. Bita Moghaddam
Thesis: Characterizing dopamine function in adolescent rats
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow Oregon Health Sciences University
Prior Degree: BS Spelman College (2005)


Kim, Y.B., Matthews, M., Moghaddam, B. Putative GABA neurons in the VTA have a similar pattern of plasticity as dopamine neurons during appetitive and aversive learning. European Journal of Neuroscience, 32(9): 1564-1572, 2010.