Annie Leslie received her B.S. In Neuroscience (Summa cum laude) from the University of New England in 2013. Prior to joining the Research and Scholarship office, she conducted original research in several different laboratories including a summer internship in molecular neuroscience at Harvard McLean Hospital and Dr. Bilsky's pharmacology laboratory at UNE. Annie has also contributed to a publication in Chemical Physics Letters with her faculty advisor Dr. Amy Keirstead in the College of Arts and Sciences. In May of 2013 she was presented with the UNE Department of Psychology Award for Outstanding Neuroscience Student. Sheplans on pursuing a masters degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine with the future goal of running her own wellness center.
University of New England