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Clinical Neuroscience Division

 

ADDICTION RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES
2014--2015


1st and 3rd Thursday of each month
September 4, 2014 – May 21, 2015
12 – 1 PM in IOP Auditorium unless otherwise indicated

Date

Guest Speaker

Seminar Title

September 4, 2014

Marcelo Febo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida

"Exploring the connections in addiction: Altered brain functional connectivity with drugs of abuse"

September 18, 2014

Rueben Gonzales, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Texas at Austin

"Ethanol Experience Induces Neurochemical Plasticity in Brain Dopamine Systems"

October 2, 2014

Matthew W. Johnson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

"Sexual Discounting: Acute Effects of Cocaine, Methamphetamine and Alcohol on the Behavioral Economics of HIV Risk in Humans"

October 16, 2014

Louk J.M.J. Vanderschuren, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of Behavioural Neuroscience, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands 

"All work and no play"

November 6, 2014 

TBA

TBA

November 20, 2014

TBA

TBA

December 4, 2014

Nigel Bamford, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics and Psychology, Research Affiliate, Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington

TBA

December 18, 2014

Thomas Kash, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

TBA

January 15, 2015

TBA

TBA

February 5, 2015

Veronica Alvarez, Ph.D.
Tenure Track Investigator, National Institutes of Health

"Synaptic mechanisms controlling reward-motivated behaviors"

February 19, 2015

TBA

TBA

March 5, 2015

TBA

TBA

March 19. 2015

Tom Kelly, Ph.D.
Robert Straus Professor & Vice-Chair, Department of Behavioral Science, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Kentucky

TBA

April 2, 2015

TBA

TBA

April 16, 2015

Rajita Sinha, Ph.D.
Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry, Neurobiology and Child Study, Chief, Psychology Section in Psychiatry, Director, Yale Stress Center (yalestress.org), Deputy Director, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation

TBA

May 7, 2015

Stephanie Borgland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary

TBA

May 21, 2015

TBA

TBA

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Aimee L. McRae-Clark,
PharmD, BCPP

Director,
Clinical Neuroscience Division

Professor, 
Department of
 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences