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Modern Non-Combustible Commercial Nicotine Products: Implications for Public Health - Frontiers of BrainHealth Lecture

Friday, December 2 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Center for BrainHealth

Modern Non-Combustible Commercial Nicotine Products: Implications for Public Health

The Center for BrainHealth invites scientists to share their scientific study with students and other researchers at the BrainHealth Frontiers Lunch Lectures. The lectures are heavily science focused and are not intended for a lay audience.

Friday, 12/2/2022 at noon

Registration is free. Please Register to attend this in-person and virtual event.

Adam Leventhal, PhD
University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

Addiction psychologist and public health scientist, Adam Leventhal, PhD, is founding director of USC HEAL (Health, Emotion, and Addiction Laboratory), a group of faculty investigators, staff and trainees who study addiction and mental illness across the lifespan. USC HEAL has received more than $40 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health and other agencies. Current research includes: tobacco, cannabis and opioid use among youths; co-occurrence of addiction and mental illness; new medications for smoking cessation; science to inform public policy; and cancer and cardiovascular disease prevention. The author of over 200 peer-reviewed scientific articles, Dr. Leventhal's work has been covered by the Associated Press, NBC Nightly News, New York Times and other media outlets. 

 

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to ADACoordinator@utdallas.edu. All requests should be received no later than 10 business days prior to the event.

Event Type

Lectures & Workshops

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff, Undergraduate Students, General Public, Prospective Students, Graduate Students

Topic

Science & Technology, Research

Tags

brain, science, Addiction

Department
Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Center for BrainHealth
Contact Information
Center for BrainHealth
972-883-3007
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