Natalie researches the molecular mechanisms which affect signaling in the brain. A prominent section of her work focuses on the intersection of emotion and memory, including the relationship between fear and post-traumatic stress disorder. She has also extensively studied the effects of addiction. Natalie is working toward understanding memory and answering challenging questions: How can we improve our memory? How does memory differ between men and women?
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.