This Friday, April 5th from 1-3 PM, Susan Cochran, PhD, M.S. will speak on “A Population Health Perspective on Sexual Orientation, Mental Health and Substance Abuse” in Room 1690 of SPH I.
Susan Cochran is a Professor of Epidemiology and Statistics at the Fielding School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles and was past Chair of the Faculty Advisory Committee for LGBT Studies at UCLA. Her interests lie in understanding how psychological and social factors influence health. This series is sponsored by the University of Michigan Sex Lab and the University of Michigan School of Public Health.
What: This event showcases cutting edge research on substance abuse. Specifically, it will cover the effects of daily cannabis smoking on the brain, behavior and the body.
When: Thursday, April 4th. Reception will be held from 3:30-4:30 PM with the lecture taking place from 4:45-6:00 PM.
Where: The reception will be held in Room 1680 of the School of Public Health Building I. The lecture will be held in the School of Public Health Building II in Room M1020 (map).
Who: Dr. Marilyn Huestis is the speaker. She is the Chief of the Chemistry and Drug Metabolism Intramural Research Program for the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Why: Anyone interested in substance abuse research should attend this wonderful event.
On Thursday, March 29, the UM Substance Abuse Research Center presents the Doping and Sports at Forum Hall in Palmer Commons. This research symposium is presented in conjunction with the LSA Research Theme Semester Hooked: Addiction, Society, Culture.