Neurobiology of Feeding Behavior Laboratory
Department of Psychology, Boston College
Lab Director: Gorica D. Petrovich, PhD
Graduate student Christina Reppucci (far right) joined other members of the Boston College Psychology department on trips to a local school and housing project to teach children about the brain through hands-on activites as part of Brain Awareness Week.
Mariel Lougee '10 presented work she completed for her Senior Honors Thesis at the Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference.
Graduate student Christina Reppucci successfully defended her Master's Thesis: "Chronic stress, food consumption and emotional behavior in rats".
Meghana Kuthyar '13 joins us for the summer with a full-time research position thanks to funding provided by a Boston College Undergraduate Research Fellowship. She will be investigating the relationship between stress and the intake of palatable foods.