National experts on behavioral neuroscience, adolescent
substance abuse and prescription drug addiction will visit the UB
Research Institute on Addictions during its Fall Seminar Series
beginning Sept. 9.
Scientists at UB's Research Institute on Addictions will
collaborate with UB’s Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse
Prevention for a five-year study examining violence, victimization
and substance abuse among high-risk youth.
Kenneth Leonard, director of UB's Research Institute on
Addictions, will be recognized for his outstanding scientific
contributions with a national award from the American Psychological
Association’s Society of Addiction Psychology.