Events Calendar

Conference

Neuroscience Research on Substance Abuse

Location:
1021 Main St.
Campus:
Downtown Campus
Date:
9/27/2013
Time:
11:30 a.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
UB Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, the Buffalo Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience and SUNY REACH (Research Excellence in Academic Health)
Contact:
Alexis Thompson, PhD, at 887-2243 (athompso@ria.buffalo.edu)
Research scientists from SUNY academic medical centers and science departments will gather at the UB Research Institute on Addictions on Sept. 27-28 to share their research interests on substance abuse and discuss ways to facilitate intercampus collaborations. Speakers will include Caroline Bass, PhD, Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology, UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences; Dale Deutch, PhD, Dept. of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Stony Brook University; Diana Dow-Edwards, PhD, Dept. of Pharmacology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center; David Dietz, PhD, Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology, UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences; Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD, UB Research Institute on Addictions; Brian Johnson, PhD, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University; Martin Kaczocha, PhD, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Stony Brook University; Zsuzsa Szombathyne Meszaros, PhD, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University; Frank Middleton, PhD, Dept. of Neuroscience and Physiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University; Linda Spear, PhD, Department of Psychology, Binghamton University (Keynote Speaker); and Christopher Pierce, PhD, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, (Buffalo Society for Neuroscience Chapter Keynote Speaker).