Behavior, Biology, and Chemistry:
Translational Research in Addiction

ARTT Center of Excellence

2017 BBC Program - Tentative

FRIDAY 3 MARCH 2017

  • Pathways to Careers in Science Workshop
  • BBC Registration Opens
  • BBC Opening Reception, La Vista Terrace

SATURDAY 4 MARCH 2017

  • BBC Registration
  • Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • Plenary Symposium: “The opioid epidemic: history, formulations, regulations, and emergencies” Speakers: Andrew Coop, Mansoor Khan, Silva N Calderon, Lewis S Nelson
  • Special Lecture: Sam Quinones; “Title, TBD”
  • Poster Session & Book Signing
  • After Dinner Speaker: Jack Bergman; “Title TBD”
  • Hospitality and Entertainment

SUNDAY 5 MARCH 2017

  • Open Oral Communications
  • Special Lecture: Christopher R McCurdy; “Title, TBD”
  • Presentation of travel awards and awards for oral and poster presentations
  • Adjournment and Lunch


Funding for this conference is made possible [in part] by R13 DA029347 from The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.