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May 23, 2014 Retreat


The plenary speaker for the May 23rd ADACE retreat was Dr. Yasmin Hurd.
Dr. Yasmin Hurd is Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics, and Neuroscience. She is the Chief of the Center of Excellence in Mood and Motivation in the Brain Institute. She also serves as Chair of the Minority Health Research Committee (MHRC) at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.


Next Retreat - December 12, 2014

More info coming soon!



Important Links


NOLA Behavioral Resources
Information about the crisis line, the behavioral health resource guide and the guide for children/youth

Biomedical Alcohol Research Training Program
T32 training program




Welcome to the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center

The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center stimulates interdisciplinary collaborative efforts for research and teaching and the dissemination of pertinent information in the area of alcohol and drug abuse. This Center enhances the research capabilities of scientists, stimulates collaborative research efforts and strengthens educational activities in the biomedical aspects of alcohol and substance abuse throughout the Health Sciences Center. The Center is directed toward building upon existing strength, expanding and elevating our reputation in substance-abuse research, treatment and prevention.


Patricia Molina, MD, PhD
Director, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center
Professor and Head, Department of Physiology

Click here to visit the Alcohol Research Center