Andrew is the Shrestha lab's manager and research support specialist. His general research interests include examining molecular and cellular substrates of memory consolidation using aversive behavior paradigms and in vivo physiology. Andrew received his B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Biology from Stony Brook University. While at SBU, he worked in Dr. Matthew Lerner's lab examining the social and friendship-making behaviors of adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, history, and fishing.