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Mallory Loflin, Ph.D., is a postdoctoral research fellow in the VA Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, working under the mentorship of Dr. Sonya Norman. Dr. Loflin received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the University at Albany, State University of New York in 2016. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the VASDHS/UCSD consortium and her first year of fellowship at the National Center for PTSD Dissemination and Training Division.
Dr. Loflin’s research interest is in development of novel mental health treatments that target the endocannabinoid system. Dr. Loflin is particularly focused on testing the therapeutic value of medicinal cannabis preparations for the treatment of trauma-related disorders, such as PTSD.
- Loflin, M. J. E., Babson, K., Browne, D., & Bonn-Miller, M. O. (In Press). Assessment of the validity of the CUDIT-R in a Subpopulation of Cannabis Users. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.
- Loflin, M. J. E., Babson, K. A., & Bonn-Miller, M. O. (2017). Cannabinoids as therapeutic for PTSD. Current Opinion in Psychology, 14, 78-83.
- Loflin, M. J. E., Earleywine, M., & Bonn-Miller, M. (2017). Medicinal versus Recreational Cannabis Use: Patterns of Cannabis Use, Alcohol Use, and Cued-Arousal among Veterans who Screen Positive for PTSD. Addictive Behaviors, 68, 18-32.
- Loflin, M. J., & Earleywine, M. (2015). The case for medical marijuana: An issue of reLeaf. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 149, 293-297.