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Neuroscience Graduate Seminar Series Lecture: "Risk Factors For, and Consequences Of, Adolescent Substance Abuse"

Date: February 07, 2018

Time: 4:10PM to 5:10PM

Location: 1220 MRB III Lecture Hall


Risk Factors For, and Consequences Of, Adolescent Substance Abuse

Hugh Garavan, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Vermont School of Medicine

Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, 4:10-5:10 p.m.
1220 MRB III Lecture Hall

Psychiatry professor Hugh Garavan, Ph.D., will report findings from large sample, longitudinal studies of adolescent drug use. Giving both hypothesis-driven and machine-learning exploratory approaches, he will describe predictors of substance use (i.e., risk factors) and distinguish them from consequences of that use.

Co-sponsor Vanderbilt Brain Institute

No registration is necessary.

For more information, contact (615) 322-8240.

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Contact kc@vanderbilt.edu or 615-322-8240 for disability access information; 2 weeks advance notice is recommended for some accommodations (e.g., Braille, signing).