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RIA Seminar Series

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RIA's annual Seminar Series brings to Buffalo national experts in the field of alcohol, drugs and related issues. Each fall and spring, speakers present research results to an audience of policymakers, clinicians, other researchers, students and the general public.

RIA seminar presentations are made at 10 a.m. in room 132 at the Research Institute on Addictions, 1021 Main St., Buffalo, (UB Downtown Campus), unless otherwise noted.

Fall 2014 Seminar Series

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Researching How Justice-Involved People Change: An Agenda to Understand Programming, Sequencing and Timing Effects

Faye S. Taxman, PhD

Faye S. Taxman, PhD

Professor, Department of Criminology, Law and Society
Director, Advancing Correctional Excellence Center
George Mason University

October 17, 2014

The Opioid Prescription Epidemic: Capitalizing on the Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory to Inform Change

Sharon Walsh, PhD

Sharon Walsh, PhD

Professor of Behavioral Science, Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Director, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research
University of Kentucky

November 14, 2014

Integrating Substance Use Treatment and Health Care: A Primary Care-Based Health Home Model

Constance Weisner, DrPH, LCSW

Constance Weisner, DrPH, LCSW

Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco

December 5, 2014

Implementing Environmental Prevention: West Side Youth Development Coalition

William F. Wieczorek, PhD, CRA

William F. Wieczorek, PhD

Professor, Department of Geography and Planning
Director, Center for Health and Social Research
SUNY Buffalo State