From the University of Guelph's Office of Research:
Guelph's Laurie Manwell and Ryan Brennan Receive Scholarships
Laurie Manwell has a BSc in Biology and Psychology, an MSc in Biology (cellular/molecular/developmental), and is currently a PhD candidate in Behavioral Neuroscience and Toxicology at the University of Guelph. She has published research on the effects of drugs on learning, memory, and behavior (Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior), information processing (Psychonomic Bulletin and Review), self-esteem, emotion, and motivation (Journal of Personality and Social Psychology), political psychology and democracy (American Behavioral Scientist), and cellular and molecular biology (Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology).
With generous support of NSERC's Michael Smith Foreign Study Award, she will be studying factors that modulate neural stem cell production during transient illness and limb regeneration at the University of Florida.