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Paul Vezina, Ph.D.
Paul Vezina PhD

 

 

Professor
Department of Psychiatry
    and Behavioral Neuroscience
Committee on Neurobiology
The University of Chicago

5841 South Maryland Avenue
MC 3077
Chicago, IL 60637
U.S.A.

773-702-2890 (office)
773-702-2891 (lab 1)
773-702-2899 (lab 2)
773-573-2665 (cell)
773-702-0857 (fax)
pvezina@yoda.bsd.uchicago.edu

Nancy Bubula (Assistant)
773-702-2891

 

 

 

 

Education and Training

  • B.A. in Experimental Psychology; 1981, Concordia University, Montreal
  • Ph.D. in Behavioral Neurobiology
    • 1987, Jane Stewart
    • Concordia University, Montreal
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Neuropharmacology
    • 1988-1990, Chaire de Neuropharmacologie, Prof. Jacques Glowinski
    • Collège de France, Paris

Research Interests

  • neuronal mechanisms underlying drug-induced plasticity
  • neuronal mechanisms underlying the generation of appetitive behavior
  • sensitization by psychostimulant drugs
  • drug-induced associative conditioning
  • post-receptor signaling pathways

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Director, NIDA Training Program

Society Memberships

  • American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
  • European Behavioural Pharmacology Society
  • Society for Neuroscience

Relevant Links


UCMC The University of Chicago Medical Center
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences
5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077
Chicago, IL 60637-1470
 
Last Update: January 2013