Professor, Department of Psychology
Phone: +90 312 290 2006
Personal Website: http://michelle.bilkent.edu.tr/
- PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine-New York University, New York, 2001
- Former affiliation: Brown University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Wake Forest University School of Medicine, USA
Aging and the synaptic changes that occur in the hippocampus that underlie learning and memory impairments; interventions that would ameliorate these synaptic alterations in the aging brain; hormonal manipulations in aged animals to determine whether these interventions will prevent age-related declines in the glutamatergic system.