Spring 2014 Seminar Series

Seminars will be held on Mondays in Taylor Hall, Room 124, from 12:30-1:30 pm unless otherwise noted.

Printable Schedule (.pdf)


January 13

Donita Robinson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill "Alcohol 'habits' - how dorsal striatal neurons encode alcohol cues."

February 3 Ed Levin, PhD., Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Duke University. “Nicotine Through the Ages: Neurobehavioral Effects on Fetal Development, Adolescence, Adulthood and Senescence”
February 17

Zoe McElligott, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

March 3 Regina Carelli, PhD. Distinguished Professor, Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
March 17
March 31 Hitoshi Morikawa, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research,The University of Texas at Austin, “Can we use antihypertensives to treat addiction?: L-type calcium channel blockade in the VTA erases drug-cue memory without interfering with its retrieval “
April 14
April 28
May 12
June 2