40th Anniversary Symposium
This year marks a major milestone for NIAAA—40 years of supporting alcohol-related research and working to improve public health. NIAAA will commemorate this landmark event by hosting a special 40th Anniversary Symposium.
Join us as we review the current state of alcohol research and explore the future of the field.
NIAAA 40th Anniversary Symposium
|9:00 - 9:15||Introduction||Kenneth R. Warren, Ph.D.|
|9:15 - 9:45||Genetic Research: Who is at Risk For Alcoholism?||
Tatiana Foroud, Ph.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine
|9:45 - 10:15||Neuroscience of Alcohol Abuse||
Edith V. Sullivan, Ph.D.
Stanford Unversity School of Medicine
|10:15 - 10:30||Break|
|10:30 - 11:00||Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders||
Jennifer Thomas, Ph. D.
San Diego State University
|11:00 - 11:30||Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems Through Policy Research||
Robert B. Voas, Ph.D.
Pacific Institue for Research and Evaluation
|11:30 - 12:00||Panel Discussion|
|12:00 - 12:45||Lunch|
|12:45 - 1:15||Alcohol, Immunity, and Health||
Pranoti Mandrekar, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
|1:15 - 1:45||Drinking, Binge Drinking, and Associated Consequences Among U.S. Ethic Minorities||
Raul Caetano, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Texas School of Public Health
|1:45 - 2:00||Break|
|2:00 - 2:30||Reducing Underage and Young Adult Drinking||
Michael Windle, Ph.D.
|2:30 - 3:00||Focus on Comorbid Mental Health Disorders||
Robert M. Anthenelli, M.D.
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati Vetereans Affairs Medical Center
|3:00 - 3:30||Panel Discussion|
|3:30||Wrap up||Kenneth R. Warren, Ph.D.|
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