Student first name and last

Brittany Coughlin

Entering class

Primary Research Interest
Learning and Memory

Thesis Lab
John H. Byrne

Thesis Project
Determining strategies for rescuing memory deficits caused by loss of function of a protein implicated in long-term memory formation, ribosomal S6 kinase

Recent publications

Liu RY, Zhang Y, Coughlin BL, Cleary LJ, Byrne JH, Doxorubicin attenuates serotonin-induced long-term synaptic facilitation by phosphorylation of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase. J Neurosci. 2014 34(40):13289-300

2012-2014 Zilkha Family Discovery Fellowship in Neuroengineering

2013 Roberta M. and Jean M. Worsham Endowed Scholarship

2013 Graduate Student Education Committee Travel Award