Mclean Hospital
Carol A. Paronis, PhD

Carol A. Paronis, PhD

McLean Hospital Title:
  • Director, Laboratory of Preclinical Pharmacology
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Biography:

Carol A. Paronis, PhD, is director of the Laboratory of Preclinical Pharmacology at McLean Hospital and an assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Paronis received her PhD in pharmacology from Emory University, and completed post-doctoral fellowships in pharmacology at the University of Michigan and in biopsychology at Harvard University. She is interested in understanding the behavioral consequences of repeated exposure to drugs and how drug properties influence the expression of drug dependence, addiction, or tolerance.

Dr. Paronis currently serves on the editorial board for Behavioural Pharmacology and serves on several committees for the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.

Expertise:

AddictionBasic NeurosciencePharmacology

Publications:

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Education & Training:

Degrees:
  • 1985 BS, Tufts University
  • 1993 PhD, Emory University
Fellowship:
  • 1993-1995 Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Michigan
  • 1996-1997 Post-Doctoral Fellow, NERPRC, Harvard University
Contact:

Email:


Phone:

617.855.2347


Office Address:

Belmont campus - Oaks Building