Dr Jerome Swinny
Reader in Neuropharmacology
I graduated with BSc Pharmacy and MSc Pharmacology degrees from the University Of Kwazulu Natal South Africa. I then went on to obtain a PhD from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Following postdoctoral training with Rita Valentino, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Peter Somogyi, University of Oxford, I was appointed to my current position in 2009.
For more information about my research please visit my lab page.
Group Leader of the Neurochemical Anatomy & Psychopharmacology Group.
Area of focus:
- Expression and functional plasticity of excitatory and inhibitory neurotransmitters in the central and peripheral nervous in response to psychosocial stress.