Dr Ciara McCabe and Alex Antonesei at the Cheltenham Science Festival

Dr Ciara McCabe and PhD student Alex Antonesei will be live blogging from this year's Cheltenham Science Festival on behalf of the British Association of Psychopharmacology (BAP).

The Cheltenham Sceince Festival draws some of the best scientists and thinkers to help answer the big questions of life - from making your own lie detector to the universe and even your how drugs can affect your brain state and behavior.

Dr Ciara McCabe's research interests links together the psychology and pharmacology of psychiatric disorders and their treatment. Her lab has been able to examine the psychopharmacology of human reward and aversion processing in healthy volunteers.

Ciara will be live tweeting during the week, as well as writing blogs on the events.

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