Robert Steger

Upon graduation form Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY on Dec 2014, Rob joined the lab on January 2015. His research project focuses on characterization of HIV-Tat regulation of dopamine transporter. Rob has shared his work at the 2015 post-doctoral summer research presentations at the University of Florida Department of Neuroscience. He also submitted an abstract on this topic to the 2015 Society for Neuroscience in Chicago. The title of his abstract is: HIV-1 Tat protein augments methamphetamine-induced impairment of dopamine transporter activity.