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)
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
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.
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM ET