She Rocks! Dr. Paulianda Jones – Chemist/Research Scientist

A Guyanese born scientist, Dr. Paulianda Jones has been noted for her neuro-pharmacological research, focusing on the discovery of possible treatments for Parkinson’s Disease and anxiety disorders. A post-doctoral research fellow at Vanderbilt School of Medicine, she is regarded as a brilliant chemist. Paulianda was born to Andrew Griffith and Paulette Griffith (nee Seaton), both of Georgetown and she resided in both Georgetown and Lethem before migrating to the US in the mid 1980s.  She is the oldest of three siblings-Amanda and Aaron. After … read more


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