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Researcher: Akhurst, JS (Ms Jane Akhurst)

Fields of Research

Health psychology
Behavioural neuroscience

Research Objectives

Mental health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Cognitive outcomes associated with long-term, regular, recreational cannabis use in adults: A meta-analysis; Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology
Dopamine, endocannabinoids and their interaction in fear extinction and negative affect in PTSD; Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry
Energy drinks, alcohol and cardiovascular functioning; Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Nature versus intensity of intoxication: Co-ingestion of alcohol and energy drinks and the effect on objective and subjective intoxication; Drug and Alcohol Dependence

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision