Olivier George and Candice Contet Contribute to Inaugural BRAIN Consortium Symposium
Drs. George and Contet were among the presenters at the San Diego BRAIN Consortium’s (SDBC) recent inaugural symposium, “Neurotechnology...
October 23-25th, 2019
Outreach: Science Saturday Nov 17th 2018
Dr. George will be speaking on “Drug Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope”
Finding new therapies to fight drug addiction: The lecture will describe the effects of drugs on the brain, including alcohol, nicotine, cocaine and opioids; why some people, but not others, develop an addiction; and highlight new therapeutic strategies to fight addiction.
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