Seminar | Exploring Serotonergic Psychedelics with Dr. Vidita Vaidya

Embark on an enlightening journey into the realm of serotonergic psychedelics with Dr. Vidita Vaidya, Professor at the Department of Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, as she unveils the complexities and potential therapeutic applications of these compounds in the context of emotional neurocircuitry. In this seminar, Dr. Vaidya will delve into the historical roots of psychedelic usage, tracing their resurgence in contemporary research and their profound effects on anxiety modulation and intracellular dynamics. Through an exploration of their impact on neurocircuitry, attendees will gain valuable insights into the underlying mechanisms of complex psychiatric disorders. Join us on Tuesday, 30 April 2024, in Room C021 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM for an intellectually stimulating discourse that promises to broaden your understanding of the intricate interplay between neuroscience and emotional regulation.