Nadia Chaudhri Obituary – Death: Dr. Nadia Chaudhri, a professor of psychology at Concordia University, where she researches drug and alcohol abuse, died after battling cancer. Dr. Nadia was diagnosed with ovarian cancer last year at the age o 43.
“An extraordinary and admirable woman has left us All my thoughts to the family of Dr. Nadia Chaudhri especially for her son and her husband 🙁 Have a nice trip Nadia”
Dr. Nadia attended Franklin and Marshall College, where she received her BA in Biological Foundations of Behavior with a specialization in neuroscience studies. She also earned a Howard Hughes Medical Institute fellowship to complete her Ph.D. at the University of Pittsburgh.
Chaudhri studied at the Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center at the University of California, San Francisco. She studies the effect that environmental cues have on drug use, misuse and relapse. During the COVID-19 pandemic, she underwent chemotherapy treatment for advanced ovarian cancer.
“My sincere condolences to the family members of Dr. Nadia Chaudhri as well as to her many friends and colleagues in the medical community. A great lady who unfortunately lost her fight against cancer. RIP Nadia.”
She was also named a Concordia University Research Fellow.