New developments in cannabis research: craving, brain function and a proposal for standard cannabis units
Wednesday 25 September 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Talking Point is a free seminar series but registrations are essential
Dr Valentina Lorenzetti
Dr. Valentina Lorenzetti is a Senior Lecturer at Australian Catholic University. Her research focuses on investigating the neurocognitive mechanisms of addiction using neuroimaging. She is particularly interested in the measurement and the neurobiology of cannabis use, the role of recreational use vs dependence, sex differences and cannabinoid compounds.
Lorenzetti is also interested in developing accessible evidence-based interventions and their impact on addiction neurobiology, using mindfulness, neurofeedback and virtual reality tools.