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  • Dionna W. Williams Friday, November 30, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Dionna W. Williams, PhD
    Instructor
    Molecular & Comparative Pathobiology
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    "TBD"

    Friday, November 30, 2018
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
    Hosted by: Lisa Cisneros, PhD
  • Joel Shillinglaw Friday, November 16, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Presents a Postdoctoral Candidate Seminar
    Joel Shillinglaw

    "Synaptic effects of ethanol on the  agranular insular cortex"

    Friday, November 16, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
    Hosted by: Jonathan Hommel, PhD
  • Alfredo Meneses, PhD Friday November 9, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Alfredo Meneses, PhD
    Professor
    Department of Pharmacbiology
    Cinvstav - IPN

    "Memory formation, amnesia, forgetting: Pharmacological & moilecular bases. Serotonergic example"

    Friday, November 9, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
    Hosted by: Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD
  • A TREx Talk Event Thursday, October 25, 2018

    The Translational Research and Entrepreneurial eXploration (TREx) Program and The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Michael J. Huffer, RPh, MS
    President and CEO
    SMRxT

    "Digital Approach to Adherence Innovation"

    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
  • John Neumaier, MD, PhD Friday, October 12, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    The 2018 NIDA Distinguished Lecturer
    John Neumaier, MD, PhD
    Professor of
    Psychiatry and Pharmacology
    University of Washington

    "Impact of Stress on 5-HT neuron translatome"

    Friday, October 12, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
    Hosted by: T32 Mentees
  • Adriane M. dela Cruz, MD, PhD Friday, September 28, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Adriane M. dela Cruz, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychiatry
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    "Overview of the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Network (NIDA CTN) Texas Node"

    Friday, September 28, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, 2.212
    Hosted by: Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD
  • Isabelle Bauer, LPA, PhD Tuesday, March 20, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    and
    The Department of Psychiatry
    Presents a Faculty Candidate Seminar

    Isabelle Bauer, LPA, PhD
    Instructor
    Center for Excellence on Mood Disorders
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    UT Health Science Center

    "Cognitive and neural correlates of impulsivity in bipolar disorder and dual diagnosis"

    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Research Building 6, Room 1.206
    Hosted by: Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD and
    Karen Dineen Wagner, MD, PhD
  • Xiaolong Jiang, PhD Friday, January 12, 2018

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents

    Xiaolong Jiang, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Neuroscience
    Baylor College of Medicine

    "Disecting cortical microcircuit: From cell type, connectivity motif to cell type-specific functions"

    Friday, January 12, 2018
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Research Building 6, Room 1.206
    Hosted by: Kathryn Cunningham, PhD
  • Laura Bohn, PhD October 13, 2017

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Laura Bohn, PhD
    The Scripps Research Institute

    2017 NIDA Distinguished Lercturer

    "Using Ligand Bias to Refine Opioid Therapeutics"

    Friday, October 13, 2017
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, Room 2.212
    Hosted by: T32 Mentees

  • TREx Studio

    The Institute for Translational Sciences, Cancer Center Research Programs, & The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly present a research workshop:
    TREx Studio
    Translational Research and Entrepreneurial eXploration
    Cancer Research and Drug Development

    Mary-Ann Bjornsti, PhD
    Newman H. Waters Chair of Clinical Pharmacology
    Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
    Associate Director for Translational Research Comprehensive Cancer Center
    The University of Alabama
    Brimingham, AL
      and
    Peter J. Houghton, PhD
    Director, Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute
    University of Texas Health Science Center
    San Antonio, TX
    "SUMO conjugation: a therapeutic target"
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    Research Building 6, Room 1.206
  • Peter J. Houghton, PhD

    The Institute for Translational Sciences, Cancer Center Research Programs, &The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents a seminar by:
    TRExTalk
    Translational Research and Entrepreneurial eXploration
    Peter J. Houghton, PhD
    Director, Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute
    University of Texas Health Science Center
    San Antonio, TX
    "Use of Preclinical Models in Developing Therapies for Childhood Cancer"
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Research Building 6, Room 1.206
    Hosted by: Kathryn Cunningham, PhD
  • Dr. A. Thomas McLellan 2017 Town Hall Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    The Center for Addiction Research
    in collaboration with
    Bat Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol
    Proudly Present

    The 2017 Town Hall Distinguished Lecturer

    Dr. A. Thomas McLellan
    Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors
    Treatment Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA
    Past Deputy Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy
    Chief Author, Surgeon General's Facing Addiction in America

    "Modern, Effective Care for Substance Use Disorders: Findings from the 2016 Surgeon General's Facing Addiction Report"

    Wednesday, March 29, 2017
    Levin Hall North Auditorium
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

    Poster Session Preceding
    Levin Hall Foyer
    11:00 - 12:00 p.m.
  • Dr. Carrie Jones Seminar Friday, December 16, 2016

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Dr. Carrie Jones
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

    "Drug Discovery in Academia: Development of Selective Allosteric Muscarinic PAMs and NAMs for Neuropsychiatric Disorders"

    Friday, December 16, 2016
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, Room 2.212
    Hosted by: Dr. Kathryn Cunningham
  • Dr. Paul Kenny Seminar Friday, December 2, 2016

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Dr. Paul Kenny
    Ward-Coleman Professor
    Chairman, Department of Pharmacology & Systems Therapeutics
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    "Habenular contributions to nicotine addiction"
    Friday, December 2, 2016
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, Room 2.212
    Hosted by: Dr. Jonathan Hommel
  • Dr. Anne Andorn Seminar Friday, October 4, 2016

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Dr. Anne Andorn
    Head Late Stage Development
    Global Clinical Development
    Indivior Inc.

    "What I Wish I Had Known About Drug Development When I Was Still At The Bench And In The Clinic: A primer on how Pharma makes medicine"

    Friday, October 4, 2016
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Levin Hall North, Room 2.220
    Hosted By: Dr. Kathryn Cunningham
  • Dr. Jun Zhu Seminar Friday, September 23, 2016

    The Center for Addiction Research
    Proudly Presents
    Dr. Jun Zhu
    Associate Professor
    Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences
    University of South Carolina

    "Environmental enrichment and vulnerability to nicotine dependence"

    Friday, September 23, 2016
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Basic Science Auditorium, Room 2.212
    Hosted by Dr. Thomas Green