Congratulations to Neuroscience Graduate Student Allie Vaiana for receiving a Society for Neuroscience 2020 Trainee Professional Development Award.
Congrats Allie Vaiana!
Alexandra is investigating the effect of age on the cognitive changes associated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer. Clinical studies have shown that men who undergo this treatment have significant deficits in a number of cognitive domains, particularly spatial memory and executive function.
Hobbies and Interests
Baking, tennis, crafting/sewing, and traveling to new places.
2019-2020 Pre-doctoral Research Training Award from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas