Kathleen Kantak, PhD



Ph.D., Syracuse University
Director: Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience

Office Phone: (617) 353-9201
Fax:(617) 353-6933


Dr. Kathleen Kantak, Professor of Psychology, conducts behavioral, pharmacological and molecular research related to memory system regulation of drug addiction, mechanisms and modulation of drug cue extinction learning, and co-morbidity between drug addiction and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder using animal models. The emphasis of her work is on combining pharmacological and behavioral interventions for the treatment of drug addiction.