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Peter Fried

Distinguished Research Professor

Phone:613-520-2600 x X1097
Office:LA A825

Research Interests

Effects of social use of alcohol, nicotine, and marijuana during pregnancy on the development and behaviour of the offspring.


Porath, A. & Fried, P.A. Effects of prenatal cigarette and marijuana exposure on drug use among offspring. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 27, 267-277.

Fried P.A. Watkinson, B. & Gray R. The Neurocognitive Consequences of  Marijuana- A Comparison with Pre-drug Use Performance. Neurotoxicology  and Teratology 27, 231-239.

Fried, P.A. Pregnancy & Effects on Offspring from Birth Through Adolesence in F. Grotenhermen (ed.) Cannabis und Cannabinoide. Pharmakologie, Toxikologie und therapeutisches Potenzial. 2nd edition. Verlag Hans Huber, Bern, pp. 329-338.

Smith, A., Fried, P., Hogan, M., and Cameron, I The Prenatal and Current Marijuana Effects on Response Inhibition: An fMRI Study of Young Adults. Neurotoxicology and Teratology 26, 533-542.

Smith A, Fried, P, Hogan, M, Cameron I. An fMRI Study of the Effects of Prenatal Marijuana Exposure on Visuospatial Working Memory. Brain and Cognition, 54, 147-149.

Fried P.A. Watkinson, B. & Gray R. Differential Effects on Cognitive Functioning in 13- to 16-year-olds prenatally exposed to cigarettes and marihuana. Neurotoxicology and Teratology 25, 427-436.