DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE SERIES
UNM DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
Auditorium (Room 1220), Domenici Center for Health Education
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
1 - 2 pm
"Determinants of Addiction: New Genetic, Brain, and Behavioral Evidence"
Joshua Gowin, PhD
Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research,
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
At the end of this presentation, the audience will be able to:
1) Identify brain regions believed to be involved in addictive behavior,
2) Understand what proportion of addiction risk may be explained by genetics, and
3) Define ‘binge drinking’ and understand its impact on health.
Grand Rounds will be "broadcast" at CBH in the Summit Building, 4001 Indian School NE, Suite 325 Blue Room.