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ADARP Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Program

ADARP Fall 2016 Seminars

Upcoming Seminars

Friday, September 23, 2016
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Leah Solberg Woods, Ph.D.
“Genetic fine-mapping of diabetes traits in outbred rats”

Wake Forest University
Hosts: Rita Fuchs Lokensgard and Zhihua Jiang

Thursday, September 29, 2016
3:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Nick Gilpin, Ph.D.
“Amygdalar CRF Signaling Mediates Stress-Induced Hyperalgesia”

Louisiana State University
Host: Ilia Karatsoreos

Friday, October 7, 2016
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Susan Ferguson, Ph.D.
“Finding balance within the neural circuits that regulate drug addiction”

University of Washington
Host: Rita Fuchs Lokensgard

Friday, October 28, 2016
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Angela Ozburn, Ph.D.
“Effects of Pharmacogenetic Manipulation of the Nucleus Accumbens on Neuronal Activity and Binge-Like Alcohol Drinking”

Oregon Health and Science University
Host: Rita Fuchs Lokensgard

Previous Seminars

Friday, September 18, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Michael G. McDonell, Ph.D.
“Using biomarkers to improve alcohol treatment “
College of Medical Sciences, WSU Spokane
Host: Herb Hill

Friday, January 16, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Karen Szumlinski, Ph.D.
“How exciting! A glutamatergic basis for methamphetamine addiction vulnerability/resiliency”
University of California, Santa Barbara
Host: Rita Fuchs LokensgardFriday, January 30, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Joseph Cheer, Ph.D.
“Endogenous cannabinoids and the pursuit of reward”
University of Maryland
Host: Ryan McLaughlinFriday, February 27, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Nicole Avena, Ph.D.
“Empirical evidence of addiction to highly-palatable foods”
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Host: Jon DavisFriday, March 6, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Stephanie Borgland, Ph.D.
“Palatable food eating rewires the mesocorticolimbic circuit”
University of Calgary
Host: Jon DavisFriday, March 13, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Tod Kippin, Ph.D.
“Modulation of cocaine choice by gonadal hormones”
University of California, Santa Barbara
Host: Rita Fuchs LokensgardFriday, March 27, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Dr. David Jentsch
“Reward, interrupted: Inhibitory control and its relevance for addictions”
Host: Rita Fuchs LokensgardFriday, April 3, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Stan Floresco, Ph.D.
“Uncertainty, choice, and dopamine”
University of British Columbia
Host: Ryan McLaughlinFriday, April 10, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Sterling McPherson, Ph.D.
“Substance use disorder clinical trials: From missing data to co-addiction treatment”
Washington State University
Host: Rita Fuchs LokensgardFriday, April 24, 2015
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Peter Kalivas, Ph.D.
“Curing addiction with synaptic plasticity”
Medical University of South Carolina
Hosts: Barbara Sorg and Rita Fuchs Lokensgard

Monday, October 27, 2014
12:10 p.m., From Pullman VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Sheena Josselyn, Ph.D.
“Making and Breaking Memories”
University of Toronto
Host: Rita Fuchs Lokensgard

Friday, November 7, 2014
12:10 p.m., From WSU Spokane, Pullman Location VBR 201
Peter Morgan, M.D., Ph.D.
“Modafinil, Sleep, and Clinical Outcomes in Cocaine Dependence”
Yale University
Host: Jonathan Wisor

Friday, February 7, 2014
12:10 p.m., VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Michael Bruchas, Ph.D.
“Dissection of GPCR Signaling and Neural Circuits in Stress Behaviors”
Washington University in St. Louis
Host: Brendan Walker

Friday, March 7, 2014
12:10 p.m., VBR 305 (Science Forum)
Matthew Hill, Ph.D.
“Endocannabinoid Signaling as a Molecular Signal Linking Stress and Neuroinflammation”
University of Calgary
Host: Ilia Karatsoreos

Friday, April 25, 2014
3:30 p.m., GCAD 218/220
Annie Lang, Ph.D.
“Processing Substance Cues and Prevention Messages: Individual Differences in Biological Responses and Motivated Cognition”
Indiana University
Host: Erica Austin

 

Thursday, September 5, 2013
4:10 p.m., Wegner G-70
Dr. Stephen Pruett
“A block at the toll gate: effects of alcohol on innate immunity “
Mississippi State University
Host: Hui Zhang

Friday, September 27, 2013
12:10 p.m., WSU Vancouver, broadcast to other campuses
Dr. Yavin Shaham
“Neurobiology of relapse to drug seeking”
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Host: Barb Sorg

Friday, March 1, 2013
11:10 a.m. Wegner 268, broadcast to Spokane (SAC 341), Vancouver (ECS 125), and Tri Cities (260W)
Dr. Todd Thiele
“Overlapping Neuropeptide Modulation of Binge Alcohol Drinking and Eating Disorders: Can We Kill Two Birds with One Stone?”
University of North Carolina
Host: Michael Wiater

Friday, September 14, 2012
12:10 p.m., Room ECS 120 at WSU Vancouver, Broadcast to WSU Pullman (BLS 402) and Spokane (SAC 249)
Dr. Cristina Alberini
“Molecular mechanisms underlying long-term memory formation”
Center for Neural Science
New York University
Host: Barbara Sorg

Friday, November 16, 2012
12:10 p.m., BLS 402
Dr. Rita Fuchs
“Drug context-induced relapse to cocaine seeking: interplay of memory, impulsive decision making, and motivation”
University of North Carolina
Host: Steve Simasko

Thursday, March 8 POSTPONED UNTIL May 10, 2012
4:00 p.m., Wegner G-1

Dr. Gregory Bagby
“Impact of Alcohol Consumption on HIV Disease”
Department of Physiology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Host: Gary Meadows

Friday, March 23, 2012
12:05 p.m., Wegner G-1
Dr. Bryan Yamamoto
“Stressed Out on Methamphetamine: Biogenic Amines and Beyond”
Department of Neurosciences
The University of Toledo
Host: Yan Dong

Friday, April 27, 2012
12:05 p.m., Wegner G-1
William Carlezon, Ph.D.
“CREB and Kappa-Opioid Receptors in the Study and Treatment of Substance Abuse and Depressive Disorders”
Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Director, Behavioral Genetics Laboratory
Co-Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Harvard Medical School
Host: Brendan Walker

Friday, May 4, 2012
12:05 p.m., Wegner G-1
Dr. Colleen McClung
“Circadian Genes, Rhythms and Psychiatric Disease”
Center for Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh
Host: Heiko Jansen

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Friday, September 16, 2011
10:10 a.m., Wegner G-50
Dr. Paul Kenny
“Nicotinic receptor signaling in the habenulo-interpeduncular tract regulates nicotine intake”
Department of Molecular Therapeutics
Scripps Institute (Florida Campus)
Host: Brendan Walker

Friday, October 28, 2011
12:10 p.m., CUE 409
Dr. Rita Fuchs
“Drug context-induced relapse to cocaine seeking: an interplay of memory, impulsive decision making, and motivation”
Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Host: Barbara Sorg

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
3:10 p.m., Wegner G-1
Dr. Oliver Schlüter
“DLG-MAGUKs: A diverse family of signaling scaffolds of synaptic plasticity and neuronal excitability”
European Neuroscience Institute
Göttingen University Medical School & Max-Planck Society
Host: Yan Dong

Thursday, December 1, 2011
12:10 p.m., Wegner G-1
Dr. Andrey Ryabinin
“Neurocircuitry and social aspects of alcohol abuse: novel findings with stress peptides and prairie voles”
Behavioral Neuroscience
Oregon Health & Science University
Host: Barbara Sorg

 

Monday, March 7, 2011
12:10 p.m., CADD 218/220
Dr. Paul Bolls
“This is Your Brain ‘on’ Health Messages: Embodied Motivated Cognition as a Framework for Understanding Processing of Substance Abuse Messages”
Host: Erica Austin
Missouri School of Journalism
University of Missouri

Thursday, March 23, 2011
3:10 p.m., CUE 119
Dr. Katie Witkiewitz
“Association between Negative Mood and Substance Use Lapses: Implications for Treatment”
Department of Psychology
Washington State University – Vancouver

Thursday, April 14, 2011
12:10 p.m., CUE 319
Dr. Alan Rosenwasser
“Chronobiology of Alcohol and Alcoholism”
Host: Michael Wiater
Department of Psychology
University of Maine

Friday, April 29, 2011
2:10 p.m., CUE 209
Dr. Andrea Hohmann
“Endocannabinoid Mechanisms of Pain Suppression”
Host: Rebecca Craft
Department of Neuroscience
Indiana University

Friday, May 6, 2011
12:10 p.m., Wegner G-1
Dr. Terry Robinson
“The Touch of Temptation: Individual Differences in the Ability to Resist Reward Cues and Implications for Addiction”
Hosts: Yan Dong and Barbara Sorg
Department of Psychology
University of Michigan

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