NIAAA Science Symposium
Alcohol Across the Lifespan: 50 Years of Evidence-Based Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment Research 

Tuesday March 31, 2020
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM ET
NIH Main Campus
NIH Clinical Center, Building 10, Masur Auditorium

Webcast Will Be Available

 

Agenda

 

9:30
 
Welcome and Overview
 
George F. Koob
 
9:45
 
 
Gender differences in alcohol consumption: the when, who, and why of cohort effects across the 20th and 21st centuries
 
Katherine Keyes
 
 
10:15 
 
AUD Risk, Diagnoses and Course In a 35-year Prospective Study across 2 Generations of 453 Families
 
Marc Schuckit
 
10:45
 
Break
 
 
 
11:00
 
Alcohol and the Adolescent Brain 
 
Susan Tapert
 
11:30
 
Q&A / Discussion
 
 
12:00
 
LUNCH 
 
 
1:00
 
Role of Stress Neurobiology in Alcohol Use Disorder: From Risk to Recovery
 
Rajita Sinha
 
1:30
 
Current Status and Future Directions for Medications to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder
 
Barbara Mason  
 
2:00
 
Break
 
 
2:15
 
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Identification to Insight in 50 Years
 
Michael Charness
 
2:45
 
Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease (ALD)
 
Vijay Shah
 
3:15
 
Q&A / Discussion
 
 
3:45
 
Wrap Up / Conclusion 
 
George F. Koob