Neuroscience Institute Symposium

Brain Awareness Day:
Drugs Change the Brain, But Not in a Good Way

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM -­ 1:00 PM
Location: 8 South Dunlap St., General Education Building
University of Tennessee Health Science Center

The Drug Ecstasy Damages the Brain

Dr. Ronald L. Cowan, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry; Vice Chair for Education; Director, Residency Training Program; Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Long Term Effects pf Adolescent Marijuana Use Evaluated in an Animal Model

Dr. Mary M. Torregrossa, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh

Social Learning Promotes Nicotine Intake

Dr. Hao Chen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Hands-on activities for students.
Free parking. Lunch will be provided.
Continued education credits available.

Organizers: Drs. William Armstrong, A. Reiner, H. Chen
The Neuroscience Institute, UTHSC

Sponsored by: The National Institute on Drug Abuse,
Center for GWAS in Outbred Rats.




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Neuroscience Institute
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
875 Monroe Ave, Suite 426
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5960
Fax: (901) 448-4685

Physical Address
426 Wittenborg Anatomy Building

William E. Armstrong, PhD

Anton J. Reiner, PhD

Administrative Aide:
Summer Hillman

Program Coordinator/

Brandy Fleming, MS

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