Soniya Assudani Patel

 

Program: Behavioral Neuroscience
Advisor: Dr. Robert Astur
Anticipated Graduation: 2019
Education:
  • M.S., Experimental Psychology: Behavioral Neuroscience, Seton Hall University, 2014
  • B.A., Psychology, The College of New Jersey, 2011

 

Research Interests:
  • Learning and memory
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Neuropsychopharmacology

 

Representative Publications:
  • Assudani Patel, S., Errante, E., Niezrecki, R., Masayda, L., Friedland, S., Kuhney, F., Mehndiratta, A., Racki, A., Frick, K.F., Newhouse, P., & Astur, R.S. (2016). Estrogen effects on hippocampal memory in women. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, New York, NY.

 

  • Errante, E., Assudani Patel, S., Racki, A., Kuhney, F., Mehndiratta, A., Padua, M., Maren, S., & Astur, R.S. (2016). Fear within virtual reality environments. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

 

  • Friedland, S., Assudani Patel, S., Errante, E., Niezrecki, R., Masayda, L., Kuhney, F., Mehndiratta, A., Racki, A., Frick, K.F., Newhouse, P., & Astur, R.S. (2016). The effects of estrogen on hippocampal-dependent spatial memory. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

 

  • Assudani, S., Palmisano, A.N., Carew, A.W., Deaton, B.E., Kuhney, F., Niezrecki, R., Hudd, E., Masayda, L., Friedland, S., McQuade, C., Padua, M., & Astur, R.S. (2015). Human conditioned place preferences using a secondary reinforcer. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.