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May 24, 2017 Retreat

The focus of the Retreat will be gut-brain interactions, especially as they relate to addictive behavior and biomedical consequences of alcohol.

Our keynote speakers will be:

1. Craig McClain, M.D. Professor, School of Medicine, University of Louisville

2. Philippe de Timary, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Institute of Neurosciences, Academic Hospital Saint-Luc

 

For more information:

Betsy Giaimo: mgiaim@lsuhsc.edu


 

December 14, 2016

     Program

Cannabis and its medicinal potential: State of the research and policy

 

May 27, 2016

     Program

Keynote Speakers:

Antonello Bonci, MD, Scientific Director, NIDA/NIH

Lorenzo Leggio, MD, PhD,Clinical Investigator, NIAAA DICBR and NIDA IRP Chief, Section on Clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology and Neuropsychopharmacology, NIAAA DICBR and NIDA IRP
Associate Director for Clinical Research, Medication Development Program, NIDA IRP

 

Dec 11, 2015​

     Program

Keynote Address:

Drug Design for Addiction - Translating the Atypical Dopamine Uptake Inhibitor Hypothesis
Amy Newman, PhD, Deputy Scientific Director, Chief of Molecular Targets & Medications Discovery Branch, Chief of Medicinal Chemistry Section, NIDA/NIH

 

Preclinical Models of Alcohol Dependence: What can they tell us about Medications?
Mark Egli, PhD, Program Officer, Division of Neuroscience & Behavior, NIAAA/NIH

 

May 22, 2015

     Program

Keynote Address:

Impaired Endocannabinoid Signaling in Stress and Addiction
Larry Parsons, Ph.D., Committee on the Neurobiology of Addictive Disorders, NIAAA Alcohol Research Center at TSRI, Pearson Center for Alcoholism and Addiction Research, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

 

Dec 12, 2014​

​     Program

Keynote Address:

Alcohol, HIV, and Physiologic Frailty in the 21st Century
Amy Justice, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine and of Public Health, Section Chief of General Internal Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Yale University

 

May 23, 2014

     Program

Keynote Address:

The Vulnerable Brain: Pathway to Addiction Disorder
Yasmin Hurd, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Neuroscience and Pharmacology & Systems Therapeutics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York

Dec 13, 2013​

​     Program

Keynote Address:

Neuronal ensembles in addiction
Bruce T. Hope, Ph.D., Investigator National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) Intramural Research Program Neurobiology of Relapse Section

 

May  31, 2013 


     Program -

                        Keynote Address:

Neuroscience & Behavioral Research at NIAAA: Research Priorities and Future Directions
Antonio Noronha, Ph.D., Director of the Division of Neuroscience and Behavior, NIAAA

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