Hitasha Bajaj

Undergraduate Student

Department of Psychology

Faculty of Science

Hitasha is an undergraduate student pursuing her BSc in Behavioural Neuroscience, with a minor in Law and Society. She joined Dr. Soma’s lab during the second year of her degree. She is currently examining the effects of stress on glucocorticoid synthesis within lymphoid organs and multiple brain regions. Specifically, her research involves investigating the ability of these tissues to locally regulate stress hormones after being subjected to an immune challenge during development.


First Nations land acknowledegement

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people.

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