Dr. Ingrid Lobo

Ingrid Lobo received her Bachelor of Science and Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from The University of Texas at Austin.  Ingrid has broad expertise in fields of biological sciences, with the greatest depth of experience in biochemistry, pharmacology, neuroscience, and the molecular basis of disease.  Her particular interest is the biological basis of alcohol and drug addiction.  She wrote a successful NRSA grant funded by NIH. And she has written for a variety of audiences, from students to clinicians. Her publications include numerous peer-reviewed articles, chapters and reviews on the action of drug molecules on ion channels in the brain.  Additionally, she published a book on inhalant abuse for young adults.  She is currently a postdoctoral researcher at The University of Texas at Austin.