NIDA Center

2013 Presentations

In 2013 we had the following presentations (the research paper is also listed):

Monday, January 14, 2013

Martin Darvas
Parker JG, Zweifel LS, Clark JJ, Evans SB, Phillips PE, Palmiter RD. (2010) Absence of NMDA receptors in dopamine neurons attenuates dopamine release but not conditioned approach during Pavlovian conditioning. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107:13491-13496.

Monday, February 11, 2013

Nigel Bamford
Wang W, Nitulescu I, Lewis JS, Lemos JC, Bamford IJ, Posielski NM, Storey GP, Phillips PE, Bamford NS. (2012) Overinhibition of corticostriatal activity following prenatal cocaine exposure. Ann Neurol. [Epub ahead of print]

Monday, March 11, 2013

Sheri Mizumori
Penner MR, Mizumori SJ. (2012) Neural systems analysis of decision making during goal-directed navigation. Prog Neurobiol. 96(1):96-135.

Friday, March 31, 2013

T32 Trainees Retreat
Susan Fung (Stella lab) Microglia and neurons express a novel endocannabinoid-like receptor
Jamie Rose Levin (Chavkin lab) Ligand directed signaling at mu and kappa opioid receptors
Lauren M Burgeno (Phillips lab) Alterations in drug-cue elicited striatal phasic dopamine release over the course of weeks of cocaine self-administration
Matthew Brodsky, (Neumaier lab) 5-HT6 Receptors and Drug Addiction
Brian Gore, PhD, (Zweifel lab) Dopamine signaling in learning and memory
Kerry Ann Kerstetter, PhD, (Ferguson lab) Investigating corticostriatal pathways relevant to addiction
Brian Hass, PhD, (Stella lab) Aminoalkyindoles act independently of cannabinoid receptors
Selena Schattauer, PhD, (Chavkin lab) Biased signaling through Kappa Opioid Receptors

Monday, April 15, 2013

Larry Zweifel
Gore BB, Zweifel LS. (2013) Genetic reconstruction of dopamine d1 receptor signaling in the nucleus accumbens facilitates natural and drug reward responses. J Neurosci. 33:8640-8649

Monday, May 13, 2013

Nephi Stella
Winters BD, Krüger JM, Huang X, Gallaher ZR, Ishikawa M, Czaja K, Krueger JM, Huang YH, Schlüter OM, Dong Y. (2012) Cannabinoid receptor 1-expressing neurons in the nucleus accumbens. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 109(40):E2717-25.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Flipping the Switch: The Neurobiology of Addiction
David Belin (INSERM, University of Poitier) The psychobiology of incentive habits: Does compulsivity occurs when limbic cortical areas gate impulses to the dorsolateral striatum-dependent habit system?
Catharine Winstanley (University of British Columbia) Chasing losses: modeling gambling-like behaviour and impulsivity in rats
Charles Chavkin (University of Washington) Stress as a risk factor in the transition from recreational to compulsive drug use
David Redish (University of Minnesota) Looking at addiction from an engineer's point of view: addiction as errors in the machinery of decision-making
Jeremy Clark (University of Washington) Driven to Risk: The contribution of dopamine and reinforcement learning to risk bias following adolescent alcohol use
Susan Ferguson (Seattle Children’s Research & University of Washington) DREADDful insights into the neural circuits that regulate drug-induced behavioral plasticity, decision-making and impulsivity.
Paul Phillips (University of Washington) Limbic and sensorimotor striatal dopamine release during the progression of drug taking.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Susan Ferguson
Ferguson SM, Phillips PE, Roth BL, Wess J, Neumaier JF. (2013) Direct-Pathway Striatal Neurons Regulate the Retention of Decision-Making Strategies. J Neurosci. 33(28):11668-11676.

Monday, September 9, 2013

Jonathan Ehrich (Graduate Student in Charles Chavkin's lab)
Ehrich JM, Messinger DI, Knakal C, Levin JR, Blaszka DJ, Schattauer SS, Bruchas MR, Kieffer BL, Phillips PEM, Chavkin C. (2014) The aversive properties of kappa opioid receptor activation also require p38 MAPK activation in ventral tegmental area dopaminergic neurons.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Matt Wanat (Postdoctoral Fellow in Paul Phillip's lab)
Clark JJ, Collins AL, Sanford CA, Phillips PE. (2013) Dopamine encoding of Pavlovian incentive stimuli diminishes with extended training. J Neurosci. 33(8):3526-32.

Monday, November 4, 2013

John Neumaier
Michelides M, Anderson SA, Aanath M, Smirnov D, Thanos P, Neumaier, JF, Wang G-J, Volkow ND, Hurd, JL (2013) Whole-brain circuit dissection in free-moving animals reveals cell-specific mesocorticolimbic networks. Journal of Clinical Investigation (in press).

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Jeansok Kim
Kim EJ, Horovitz O, Pellman BA, Tan LM, Li Q, Richter-Levin G, Kim JJ. (2013) Dorsal periaqueductal gray-amygdala pathway conveys both innate and learned fear responses in rats.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110(36):14795-800.

Other Research Seminars and program events:

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Dr. Scott Edwards
The Scripps Research Institute
Neurobiological Changes Associated with Dysregulated Motivational Systems in Drug Addiction
3:30-4:20 PM Physics-Astronomy Building A-114

Friday, March 15, 2013

Dr. Helena Hansen
NYU Langone Medical Center
Biologizing Addiction: Race, Stigma, and Pharmaceutical Markets
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: Grand Rounds 12:00 – 1:00 PM Harborview Medical Center, Research and Training Building, Room 109
Live Streaming at UWMC, Room BB1640

Monday, May 20, 2013

Dr. Tracy Bale
University of Pennsylvania
Stressed Parents: Maternal and Paternal Epigenetic reprogramming of the developing brain.
HSB T-747, 10:30AM

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Dr. Seva Gurevich
Playing Evolution: Can we design signaling-biased arrestins that do what we want?
HSB T-739, 2:30 PM

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Dr. Henry Lester
California Institute of Technology
Psychiatric Medication Turned Inside out
HSB T-739, 2:30 PM

Monday, October 30, 2013

Dr. Yavin Shaham
Context-induced relapse to drug seeking: behavioral and neuronal mechanisms.
HSB D-209, 3:30 PM

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