Robert McDonald


University of Lethbridge


[email protected]

Research Keywords

learning and memory in the mammalian brain (interactions, plasticity, etc.), effects of circadian dysfunction on brain and body functions (cognition, food metabolism, cancer), alternative models of the sporadic form of Alzheimer\'s Disease, role of orbitofrontal cortex in general anxiety disorder, effects of pubertal THC exposure on adult brain function

Most Cited Publications

Zelinski EL, Deibel SH, McDonald RJ, "The trouble with circadian clock dysfunction: multiple deleterious effects on the brain and body." Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews 40, (2014 Mar): 80-101
McDonald RJ, Hong NS, Craig LA, Holahan MR, Louis M, Muller RU, "NMDA-receptor blockade by CPP impairs post-training consolidation of a rapidly acquired spatial representation in rat hippocampus." The European journal of neuroscience 22,5 (2005 Sep): 1201-13
McDonald RJ, Devan BD, Hong NS, "Multiple memory systems: the power of interactions." Neurobiology of learning and memory 82,3 (2004 Nov): 333-46