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Alcohol Research Center-Associated Scientists


Candice Contet, Ph.D. - WCBR (Snowmass, CO), January 2019 - Parasubthalamic CRF neurons: A new node in the neuronal network driving excessive alcohol drinking? (Talk)


Marsida Kallupi, PharmD/Ph.D. Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, the role of dynorphin/kappa system in preclinical models of drug addiction, April 22, 2019, UCSD


Giovana de Macedo, Ph.D. - RSA (Minneapolis, MN), June 2019 - Escalated alcohol intake induced by chronic intermittent ethanol inhalation in male C57BL/6J mice is associated with anxiety-like and depressive-like behaviors during abstinence (Poster)

Barbara Mason, Ph.D., An Evaluation of the Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-Alpha Subtype Agonist, Fenofibrate, in a Human Lab Model of AUD; 17th European Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism Congress; Lille, France; 2019


Barbara Mason, Ph.D., Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder: Current Status and Future Directions for AUD Medications; Veterans Administration San Diego Healthcare System/University of California San Diego (VASDHS/UCSD) Substance Use Disorders Seminar; La Jolla, CA; 2019


Barbara Mason, Ph.D., Translational Science of Alcoholism: The Devil is in the Details; UCLA Luskin Thought Leadership Meeting on Translational Science of Alcoholism; Los Angeles, CA; 2019


Barbara Mason, Ph.D., Human Lab Study of Apremilast for AUD and Future Directions; Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA) Satellite Meeting at Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Minneapolis, MN; 2019

Alessandra Matzeu, Ph.D., Terenius L, Martin-Fardon R. Exploring sex differences in the prevention of ethanol drinking by naltrexone in dependent rats during early and protracted abstinence. San Antonio, TX. 81st annual meeting of The College on Problems of Drug Dependence, June 2019

Alessandra Matzeu, Ph.D., Martin-Fardon R. Cocaine-seeking behavior: evidence of a role for orexin transmission in the paraventricular nucleus of the thalamus. Braga, Portugal, EBPS Biennial Meeting, August 2019.

Agbonlahor Okhuarobo, Ph.D. - SfN (Chicago, IL), October 2019 - A novel mouse model of the interaction between early life stress and vulnerability to ethanol dependence in C57BL/6J mice (Poster)