Dalhousie Tobacco and Addictions Lab would like to acknowledge the contributions of the dedicated volunteers that devoted their time and effort to our research.

Nada Hassan

Program: Neuroscience (with Neurotechnology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate)

Year of study: 4th year

Hometown: Egypt and Qatar

Research interests: PTSD and drug addiction research

Something about me: I love baking, kickboxing and outdoors 

Mariam Sulyman

Program: Psychology 

Year of study: 2nd year 

Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia 

Research interests: I currently enjoy learning about drugs and behaviour, addiction, and animal behaviour

Something about me: Outside of school I enjoy hanging out with friends writing poetry and listening to music 


Charlotte Caswell

Program: Neuroscience and Chemistry

Year of study: 3rd year

Hometown: Vancouver, BC

Research interests: Addictions and mental health research

Something about me: I love baking


Leola Hara

Program: Biochemistry

Year of study: 2nd year

Hometown: Osaka, Japan

Research interests: Behavioural psychology, especially paediatrics

Holly Carbyn

Program: Psychology

Year of study: 4th year

Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Research interests: Substance use and how it relates to clinical psychology


Previous Volunteers

  • Julia Townsend
  • Chloe Conklin 
  • Jeremy Bartholomeusz
  • Foroozan Keshavarzi 
  • Mel Brioux
  • Kadie MacDonald 
  • Bradley Gillis
  • Bess Pearson 
  • Julia McCallum
  • Ana Jemcov
  • Nicole Zhouri
  • Angelica Fieglar
  • Benjamin Weilgart-Whitehead
  • Regan King
  • Morgan Knickle-Smith
  • Ashley Howse
  • Annie Haider
  • Dana Song
  • Jonathan Dixon
  • Jennifer Kim
  • Margaret McCann
  • Madeleine Auclair
  • Sarah Giamberardino
  • Cayla Bayne
  • Annie Haider
  • Lucia Gutierrez-Lecuona
  • Patricia MacDonald
  • Fabian Frangipane
  • Dana Higginbotham
  • Enobong Udofa
  • Zoe Dworsky-Fried