PharmacoInformatics Laboratory

Lab head: Dr Slade Matthews
Location: Blackburn Building

Is heart rate variability a biomarker for psychological stress associated wuth exam preparation?

Primary supervisor: Slade Matthews

The rate at which the human heart beats is constantly changing.  A decrease in heart rate variability is associated with a decrease in health. This project aims to assess stress levels in and out of exam time and correlate those with heart rate variability.

Discipline: Pharmacology