Ericka Holmstrand, PhD




Dr. Susan Sesack


Current Affiliation

Highmark Health

Current Position

Senior Decision Support Analyst

Prior Degree

BS, Brown University (2000)


Holmstrand, E.C., Asafu-Adjei, J., Sampson, A.R., Blakely, R.D. and Sesack, S.R. Ultrastructural localization of high-affinity choline transporter in the rat anteroventral thalamus and ventral tegmental area: differences in axon morphology and transporter distribution. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 2009. (In Press).

Salahpour, A., Ramsey, A.J., Medvedev, I.O., Kile, B., Sotnikova, T.D., Holmstrand, E., Ghisi, V., Nicholls, P.J., Wong, L., Murphy, K., Sesack, S.R., Wightman, R.M., Gainetdinov, R.R. and Caron, M.G. Increased amphetamine-induced hyperactivity and reward in mice overexpressing the dopamine transporter. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105(11):4405-10, 2008.