Events Related to Addiction

Effect of Contemporary Societal Exposures on Adolescent Behavioral Health

April 10, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Adam Matthew Leventhal, Ph.D.

Founding Director
Institute for Health, Emotion, & Addiction Laboratory, University of Southern California
Institute for Addiction Science, University of Southern California

Professor of Preventive Medicine
Institute for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 142 days

Reduced-nicotine cigarettes: Behavioral-economics of Operant Reinforcement

Nov. 15, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Matthew Johnson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

NOTE NEW DATE: Brain School: The Nature of Addiction

March 13, 2018 , 6 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute


Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

The Neuroscience Of Stress-Reward Interactions: Preclinical Approaches Toward Therapeutic Targets In Addiction

Jan. 19, 2018 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Danny Winder, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Pharmacology, and Psychiatry
Director, Vanderbilt Center for Addiction Research
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Interactions Between Natural and Drug Reward Influence Vulnerability for Addiction

Sept. 15, 2017 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Lique Coolen, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Department of Neurobiology & Anatomical Sciences
Associate Dean for Postdoctoral Studies
School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, Mississippi

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Neurocircuitry of Addiction: An Alcohol Perspective

Jan. 19, 2017 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

George Koob, PhD

Director, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH

Distinguished Public Lectures

Stress and Addictions

April 28, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Kathleen Brady, MD, PhD

Distinguished University Professor
Associate Provost
Clinical and Translational Research

Director
South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina

Distinguished Public Lectures

Translation Research on Cue Reactivity and Impulsivity in Cocaine Addiction

Oct. 6, 2014 , 2:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

F. Gerard Moeller, MD

Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Neurology

Special Seminars

Top-Down Modulation of Interoception: A New Frontier for Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatments?

Nov. 1, 2013 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Martin P. Paulus, MD

Professor of Psychiatry, University of San Diego

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Willpower and Addiction

March 13, 2013 , 7:30 p.m. at locations throughout the Roanoke Region

Warren Bickel, PhD

Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Brain Awareness Week

Addiction: Conflict Between Brain Circuits

Sept. 30, 2011 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Nora Volkow, MD

Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, Maryland

Distinguished Public Lectures

What Do We Know About Addiction?

Sept. 29, 2011 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Nora Volkow, MD

Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, Maryland

Distinguished Public Lectures