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Josh Allen is a post-doctoral researcher working under the supervision of Dr Sandy Shultz. His research focuses on the pathophysiological consequences of trauamtic brain injury and the evalaution of novel treatment approaches using preclinical models.

Research interests

My current research focuses on the therapeutic potential of psychedelics for acquired brain injury.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Neuroscience, PhD, The antidepressant-like effects of intravenous reelin in the repeated-corticosterone paradigm of chronic stress, University of Victoria (Canada)

1 Jan 20181 May 2022

Award Date: 1 May 2022

Research area keywords

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Psychedelics
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Biomarkers
  • Mood disorders
  • Antidepressants
  • Preclinical models

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