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CARSeminars

  • 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