September 7, 2017

2017 Opioids and Stimulants: Use and Abuse Symposium

9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

University of Michigan

BSRB Kahn Auditorium

109 Zina Pitcher Place

Ann Arbor, MI  48109

Registration Deadline:  September 1st, 2017

Opioids and stimulants are used for medicinal purposes but are highly addictive and widely abused. This symposium will feature experts in the neurobiology and pharmacology of opioid and cocaine actions in both human and animal models, as well as in the detection and forensics of these drugs in our communities. Attendees should expect an interdisciplinary discussion of innovative studies related to addiction biologyand the societal problems caused by these drugs of abuse.