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RIA Seminar Series

seminar audience

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.

Spring 2014 Seminar Series

February 7, 2014

America’s Other Drug Wars: Prescription Drug Abuse and Race in the 20th Century

David Herzberg, PhD

David Herzberg, PhD

Associate Professor of History
University at Buffalo

April 4, 2014

Treating Cannabis Use Disorders

Robert S. Stephens, PhD

Robert S. Stephens, PhD

Professor and Chair
Department of Psychology
Virginia Tech University

April 18, 2014

Evidence Supporting Adult Dysfunction Suggests Adolescence Binge Drinking Syndrome

Fulton T. Crews, PhD

Fulton T. Crews, PhD

John R. Andrews Distinguished Professor
Director, Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
School of Medicine, University of North Carolina

May 2, 2014

Prenatal Cocaine Exposure and Regulation of Arousal: Evidence from Neuroimaging

Claire D. Coles, PhD

Claire D. Coles, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Pediatrics
Director of the Maternal Substance Abuse and Child Development Laboratory
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia