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Andrew Tasker
Name:
Andrew Tasker
Email:
tasker@upei.ca
Position:
Professor
Department:
Biomedical Sciences
Phone:
902-566-0662
Building:
AVC 2334N
Island Scholar:
Island Scholar Biography

Professor, Neuropharmacology; Jeanne and J.-Louis Lévesque Research Professor in Nutrisciences and Health

BSc, MSc, PhD (Queen's)

Research Interests
  • Use both behavioural and molecular approaches in laboratory animals to study both normal and abnormal brain function in relation to neurological disease including epilepsy and stroke
  • Development of clinically-relevant animal models of neurologic dysfunction
  • Development of new therapeutic approaches to both neuroprotection and rehabilitation
  • Behavioural neuroscience and neuropharmacology

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