Project Title: Understanding Reward, Value and Motivation in Cannabis Use Disorder

Project PI: Dr. Iris Balodis

Research Team:


Quick Summary: This project is using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to understand dysregulation of the brain’s motivational neurocircuitry in cannabis use disorder.


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Owens, M.M., McNally, S., Petker, T. et al. Urinary tetrahydrocannabinol is associated with poorer working memory performance and alterations in associated brain activity. Neuropsychopharmacol 44, 613–619 (2019).