Elizabeth McDevitt


Ph.D., University of California, Riverside (2017)
M.A., University of California, Riverside (2014)
B.S., University of California, San Diego (2009)

Elizabeth (Lizzie) studies mechanisms of memory consolidation. How is new information acquired, then stabilized or strengthened, and eventually transformed into a long-term memory (or otherwise, forgotten)? She focuses on the special role of sleep for these memory processes.