Research!Louisville 2017 Keynote Address
George F. Koob, Ph.D., Director, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, will discuss the construct of negative reinforcement, defined as drug taking that alleviates a negative emotional state that is created by drug abstinenece, and is particularly relevant as a driving force in both the withdrawal/negative affect and preoccupation/anticipation stages of the addiction cycle.
Friday, September 15 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Kosair Charities Clinical & Translational Research Building, 101/102
505 S. Hancock Street , Louisville, Kentucky 40202