Christina is a first year graduate student in the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology. She graduated from Syracuse University in Spring 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and Psychology, and a minor in Addiction Studies. While completing her undergraduate degree, Christina worked in a lab investigating the effects of CBD on experimental pain. Her current research interests lie at the intersection of pain and drug/alcohol use. She now studies under the mentorship of Jeff Boissoneault in the Center for Pain Research and Behavioral Health.