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Howard Becker, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and
Department of Neurosciences

Contact Information
beckerh@musc.edu
843-792-5205




Education
BS, 1979, Biology, State University of New York, at Buffalo
MS, 1982, Bio-psychology, Rutgers University
Ph.D., 1984, Bio-psychology, Rutgers University

Research Interests
Neuro-psychopharmacology of alcohol and other drugs of abuse. Mechanisms underlying initial sensitivity to CNS drug effects, as well as neuroadaptive changes that result from chronic drug exposure (tolerance and dependence).

 
 
 

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