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Behavioral Pharmacology Postdoctoral Award Competition

Monday April 06, 2020

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Room 16 B
Sponsored by the Division for Behavioral Pharmacology (BEH)

Chair :

Jun-xu Li
University at Buffalo

Susan Wood
University of South Carolina School of Medicine


This session will showcase the work of the four finalists for the Behavioral Pharmacology Postdoctoral Award. Finalists were selected based on submitted abstracts, and will have 12 minutes to present their work, followed by 2 minutes to address questions. Members of the Behavioral Pharmacology Executive Committee will judge the presentations, and a single Behavioral Pharmacology Postdoctoral Award will be presented to the winner of the competition at the Behavioral Pharmacology Division Business Meeting.

Beta-caryophyllene, a Volatile Phytocannabinoid, Attenuates Cocaine Self-administration and Relapse in Rats
Ewa Galaj - National Institute on Drug Abuse

Receptor Mechanisms in Nicotinic Enhancement of Opioid Antinociception
Fernando de Moura - Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital

One Dose of Psilocybin in Late Adolescence Mitigates Deleterious Effects of Developmental Stress on Cognition and Behavioral Despair in Adult Female Rats
Meghan Hibicke - LSU Health Sciences Center

Discriminative Stimulus Effects of (R)(-)-DOI and AM8936, a Synthetic Cannabinoid
Laura Erwin - McLean Hospital / Harvard Medical School

Last Updated: November 8, 2019
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April 4

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April 4-7

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