Neurobiology of Disease Course

Fall 2017 Current Topics in the Neurobiology of Disease-GS14 1021

Opioids: Neurobiological and Clinical Perspectives

Co-directors: Michael Weaver, M.D., FASAM, Scott Lane, Ph.D., Joy Schmitz, Ph.D. and John H. Byrne, Ph.D.


Open to graduate and medical students, postdoctoral fellows and residents.

Course Description and Schedule:  Under Construction

Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

McGovern Medical School   MSB7.037

Course Requirements:  Attendance and Completion of final paper

Prior course topics include: Inflammation, Stress and the BrainMovement Disorders, Genetic Basis for Brain Diseases, The Neurobiology of Dementia, Affective Disorders, Imaging Approaches to Diagnosing Brain Disease, Neurobiology of Addiction, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Neurovascular Disease, The Developing Brain, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, Disorders of Learning and Memory, Progress and Challenges in Understanding Brain Disorders, and Central Nervous System Imaging in Health and Disease.

Neuroscience Research Center

The University of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
6431 Fannin St
Suite MSB 7.046
Houston, TX 77030

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