1st Place Poster in Neuroscience (Undergraduate)
- Shawna Ibarra
- Major Status
- Poster Title
- Shaking for Relief: Reducing Anxiety in Alcohol Withdrawal
- Nearly 15 million people suffer from Alcohol Use Disorder and many are unable to overcome correlated withdrawal symptoms. We looked at one potential treatment for anxiety-related withdrawal symptoms. In rats going through alcohol withdrawal, vibration stimulation of the spine eliminated symptoms of anxiety and returned the rat to normal behavior.
- Scott Steffensen Jordan Yorgason
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