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Neuroelectric Markers of the Interaction Between Caffeine and Menstrual Cycle Phase

January 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presenter: Dr. Derek Fisher, Associate Vice President of Research, Mount Saint Vincent University and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology

Dr. Derek Fisher is the Associate Vice President at Mount Saint Vincent University and an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology. Dr. Fisher holds adjunct professor status at Dalhousie University, Acadia University, and Saint Mary’s University, and has been appointed an affiliated scientist in the Department of Psychiatry with the Nova Scotia Health Authority. Additionally, Dr. Fisher is an Associate Editor of Clinical EEC and Neuroscience and is a Guest Editor of the International Journal of Physiology for a special issue on the neurophysiology of schizophrenia, as well as an ad-hoc reviewer on an impressive 33 journals, many of them international journals. As a cognitive neuroscientist, Dr. Derek Fisher uses electroencephalogram (EEG) tests to study the electrical activity of the brain. His research is focused on two primary areas of research: how brain function changes in the context of mental illness and neurological illness, and how common drugs change brain activity.

All seminars will be held on Zoom.