TODD Symposium

10th Annual TODD Symposium:

Development of Substance Use Disorder Therapeutics: from Prevention to Cure

 

Each year, the UK College of Pharmacy invites scientists from across campus and the nation to discuss the latest scientific advances in pharmaceutical sciences.

 

The Therapeutics, Outcomes, Discovery & Delivery Symposium (TODD) Symposium brings together scientists from various disciplines for a day of seminars, poster sessions, and conversation. This year the symposium will focus on substance use disorder.

 

November 12, 2019
UK College of Pharmacy - Lee T. Todd Jr. Building
8:00 am-5:30 pm

 

REGISTER HERE

 

TAI LECTURESHIP

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Biologics for The treatment of Substance Use Disorder
Kim Janda, PhD | Scripps Research

 

 

 

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

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A Gut (Microbiome) Feeling about The Brain & Behavior
John Cryan, PhD | University of College Cork, Ireland

 

 

 

 

FEATURED SPEAKERS

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Defining & Mining Targets for Drug Discovery in Addiction
Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD | University of Texas Medical Branch

 

 

 

 

 

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Chemical Approaches to Addressing the Opioid Epidemic
Thomas Prisinzano, PhD | University of Kentucky

 

 

 

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Dissecting Neuromodulatory Circuits in Affective Behavior
Michael Bruchas, PhD | University of Washington

 

 

 

 

 

 

AGENDA

8:00-8:25 am  REFRESHMENTS 

8:25-8:30 am WELCOME | Dean R. Kip Guy, PhD

8:30-9:30 am THAI LECTURESHIP:  Biologics for The Treatment of Substance Use Disorders | Kim Janda, PhD

9:30-10:15 am ELEVATOR SPEECH COMPETITION

10:15-10:30 am BREAK

10:30-11: 30 am FEATURED SPEAKER: Defining & Mining Targets for Drug Discovery in Addiction | Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD

11:30am-1:00pm  LUNCH & POSTERS

1:00-2:00 pm KEYNOTE SPEAKER: A Gut (Microbiome) Feeling about The Brain & Behavior | John Cryan, PhD

2:00-2:30 pm  FEATURED SPEAKER: Chemical Approaches to Addressing the Opioid Epidemic | Thomas Prisinzano, PhD

2:30- 2:45 pm BREAK

2:45 - 3:45 pm FEATURED SPEAKER: Dissecting Neuromodulatory Circuits in Affective Behavior | Michael Bruchas, PhD

3:45-4:45 pm EXPERT PANEL

4:45-5:30 pm RECEPTION & AWARDS