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Emma Fritsch (she/her)


Email: emma(dot)l(dot)fritsch(at)vanderbilt(dot)edu (substitute symbols where appropriate)

Hometown: Stillwater, NJ

Undergraduate Institution: Boston College

Research Interests: I am interested in investigating the mechanisms underlying neuropsychiatric, neurodevelopmental, and neurodegenerative disorders and developing improved therapeutics. Specifically, I am interested in stress (especially early in life), neuroinflammation, reward/motivation, and genetic/epigenetic regulation in these disorders.

Hobbies/Interests: I love many outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, backpacking, biking, and kayaking. I also enjoy mixed martial arts, guitar/singing, as well as learning new crafts like macrame.

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