Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience
Rachel is a doctoral candidate at George Mason University in the Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience. She graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Psychology and a minor in Neuroscience in 2016. In 2020, she received a Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics. Her current research interests include the following:
Keith, R. E., Azcarate, J. M., Keith, M. J., Hung, C. W., Badakhsh, M. F., & Dumas, T. C. (2019). Direct intracellular signaling by the carboxy terminus of NMDA receptor GluN2 subunits regulates dendritic morphology in hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons. Neuroscience, 396, 138-153.
Keith, R. E., Ogoe, R. H., & Dumas, T. C. (2021). Behind the scenes: Are latent memories supported by calcium independent plasticity? Hippocampus.