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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

Event Flyer: Seminar Flyer Garavan 2.7.18.pdf


Risk Factors for and Consequences of Adolescent Substance Abuse

Hugh Garavan, Ph.D., 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.

The VKC welcomes persons with disabilities.

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