Dr. Benedetta Leuner

Associate Professor

The Ohio State University

Discovery (Biological & Genetic Mechanisms)

Dr. Leuner’s research investigates experience and hormone driven changes in the brain and behavior with a specific focus on brain regions regulating emotional and cognitive function and questions of relevance to the female brain and women’s brain health.

Area of Research Expertise
Postpartum; Hormonal contraceptives; Adolescence; Depression; Plasitcity

First Nations land acknowledegement

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people.

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