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Michael Amlung

Michael Amlung

Now vs. Later: Behavioral and Neuroimaging Studies of Impulsive Choice in Addictive Disorders

When

November 26, 2012, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Who

Michael Amlung

MS

Where

Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, R2139
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

Alcohol use disorders (AUDs) represent a major worldwide public health problem and are associated with profound economic, health, and interpersonal consequences. Michael Amlung will present data from a series of studies investigating delay discounting in various alcohol misuse samples, ranging from social drinkers to individuals with clinical AUDs. These studies provide further clarification of the psychological and neurobiological factors that contribute to pathological decision-making in AUDs and have important implications in the areas of treatment and prevention.

About the Speaker:

Department of Psychology, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

Additional Details

This is a free event. The host is Warren Bickel, PhD. For more information, please call 540-526-2015, or send an e-mail.

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