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Elizabeth Crofton, Ph.D.

Pharmacology & Bowles Alcohol Research Center


University of Texas Medical Branch


Melissa Herman, Ph.D. and Leslie Morrow, Ph.D.


Dr. Crofton is currently an Assistant Professor in neuroscience at Emmanuel College in Boston, MA


Spring 2019 Concepts in Biology II – North Carolina A&T State University Fall 2019 Fundamentals in Neurobiology – North Carolina A&T State University


Crofton EJ, Zhu M, Curtis KN, Nolan GW, O’Buckley TK, Morrow AL, Herman MA. Medial prefrontal cortex-basolateral amygdala circuit dysfunction in chronic alcohol-exposed male rats. Neuropharmacology. 2022 Mar 1;205:108912. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2021.108912. Epub 2021 Dec 6. PMCID: PMC8800149.

Agoglia, AE, Crofton,EJ, Herman, MA. 2020. Biological Intersection of Sex, Age, and Environment in the Corticotropin Releasing Factor (CRF) System and Alcohol. Neuropharmacology. 170:108045 Hughes BA, Crofton EJ, O’Buckley TK, Herman MA, Morrow AL. 2019 Chronic ethanol exposure alters prelimbic prefrontal cortical Fast-Spiking and Martinotti interneuron function with differential sex specificity in rat brain. Neuropharmacology. PMCID: PMC7027948