Dr. Regina Mangieri publishes in Alcohol

Sept. 23, 2022
Dr. Regina Mangieri publishes research article in the journal Alcohol

Dylan Kirsch receives predoctoral fellowship from NIAAA

Sept. 9, 2022
Dylan Kirsch, INS graduate student in the Lippard Lab, received a predoctoral fellowship award from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism!

Dr. Lief Fenno appointed to the APA Addiction Psychiatry Board

Aug. 30, 2022
Dr. Fenno was appointed to a 3-year term as a member of the American Psychiatric Association Council on Addiction Psychiatry.

Dr. Lauren Dobbs receives RO1 from NIDA

Aug. 2, 2022
Dr. Lauren Dobbs received an ROI from the National Institute of Drug Abuse for her research proposal "Regulation of striatal microcircuits by endogenous opioids as a novel mechanism underlying cocaine seeking"

Waggoner Center graduate students receive NRSA fellowships

June 2, 2022
Waggoner graduate students awarded NRSA graduate fellowships to support their predoctoral research projects.

Melamed Lab undergraduates receive TIDES fellowship for summer research

May 18, 2022
Cara Fonken and Chumeng Wang receive TIDES fellowship

Dr. Esther Melamed and graduate student Sam Bazzi featured on KXAN news!

May 5, 2022
Dr. Esther Melamed and graduate student Sam Bazzi were featured on KXAN for their work on Long COVID.

Laura Ferguson awarded the Shine Award for Excellence in Research by a Trainee

April 6, 2022
Laura Ferguson awarded the Shine Award for Excellence in Research by a Trainee

Waggoner Center Welcomes New Affiliated Faculty Drs. Conway and Jacobvitz

March 30, 2022
The Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research gained two new affiliate faculty members: Fiona Conway, Assistant Professor in the Steven Hicks School of Social Work, and Deborah Jacobvitz, Professor and Phyllis L. Richards Endowed Professor of Child Development in the Department of Human Development and Family Sciences.