Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

From Basic Behavioral Science to Interventions for Addictive Behaviors (Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Director’s Webinar, 2/27/18)

Posted: 2/12/2018 (Local Events)

Presenters

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech Carilion Inaugural Professor of Behavioral Health Research
Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center
Co-Director, Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Samuel McClure, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology
Arizona State University

Presentation Description

The speakers will describe a translational research program that explores the application of basic behavioral findings on delay discounting, decision science, and the neural underpinnings of these processes to the development of interventions for alcohol & drug abuse, obesity and other behavioral risk factors.

 

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Date: 02/27/2018

Time: 2:00-3:00 PM ET