Pietro Cottone

Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics

  • Title Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
  • Office 72 E. Concord St Housman (R) Boston MA 02118
  • Phone 617.638.5662
  • Education PhD, University of Rome
    MS, University of Palermo
    PharmD, University of Palermo

Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics

Research Interests & Expertise:
Neurobiological substrates of motivated behaviors including feeding and addiction
Identifying the biological bases of and potential treatments for eating disorders and obesity
The role of stress in compulsive eating and palatable food dependence
Neurobiological bases of stress-related disorders such as anxiety and depression

Websites:
Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics Faculty
BUMC Laboratory of Addictive Disorders

Departments & Programs:
Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics

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