Education and Training

RIA Scientist Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD (left) and student Katherine Evely

RIA offers opportunities for researchers and other professionals to develop their skills and knowledge through our postdoctoral research training program, seminars and conferences.

The Research Institute on Addictions hosted its second Student Research in Addiction Sciences Open House on April 21.
The Research Training on Alcohol Etiology and Treatment program, funded through NIAAA, provides specialized postdoctoral training to scientists in preparation for conducting addictions research.
RIA's annual Seminar Series brings to Buffalo national experts in the field of alcohol, drugs and related issues. 
A vital component of RIA’s research and educational mission is hosting multidisciplinary professional conferences aimed at disseminating cutting-edge research findings to researchers, treatment specialists and policymakers.