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RWJMS Webinar: Why You Should Care about the Genetics of Addiction: Implications for Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment
November 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 pmFree
Thursday, November 10, 2022
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Why You Should Care about the Genetics of Addiction: Implications for Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment
With Danielle M. Dick, Ph.D
Director, Rutgers Addiction Research Center (RARC)
Greg Brown Endowed Chair in Neuroscience
The field of genetics is rapidly advancing, and personalized medicine promises to change the way we approach prevention, intervention, and treatment. What does this mean for the field of addiction? In this talk, Dr. Dick will provide an update on what we know about the genetics of addiction, how new advances are having an impact on our ability to prevent and intervene in substance use disorders, and how you can apply this knowledge now to help individuals and families.
LIVE – Virtual Event via Zoom