Greg Suess Podcast

The stuff that bonds us with Larry Young: S04E19



In the first Brains and Behavior Distinguished Lecture Series Podcast of the 2020-21 year, Greg sits down with Dr. Larry Young of Emory University to discuss his inspiration for getting into social psychiatry and his post-doc years at UT-Austin (3:17), researching social behavior in monogamous prairie voles (11:10), how oxytocin and vasopressin receptor expression overlaps with addiction circuitry to encode social responding (15:41), how social behavioral research helps us study the deficits in Autism Spectrum Disorder (35:27), teaching neuroscience to Tibetan monks (39:58), and the perks of being married to a neuroscientist (42:47).