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Support a Scientist is a video series in which scientists discuss their research and the role of animals in their work. 

Not a scientist? Not a problem! These videos are created for YOU. Our volunteer scientists discuss their research in a way that the public can understand.

Are you a scientist interested in sharing your research

Click HERE to volunteer or email us for more information.


Scientist: Dr. Laura Erwin - Harvard Medical School / McLean Hospital

Topic: Synthetic cannabinoids

Species: Rats

Scientist: Dr. Abigail Brewer - University of Minnesota

Topic: Drug Addiction & Brain Changes

Species: Rats

Scientist: Dr. Zoe Donaldson - University of Colorado Boulder

Topic: Brain Changes in Relationships and During Times of Loss

Species: Voles

Scientist: Dr. Karen Szumlinkski - University of California - Santa Barbara

Topic: Binge Drinking & Brain Changes

Species: Mice

Support a Scientist was created through the ACNP/AMP BRAD Fellowship. To learn more about the program and apply, click here.

Meet our fellows and read about their passion for advocacy.

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