Novel treatments for substance dependence

Psychology

13Mar2018 14:00 - 15:00

PhD defence ceremony

Mieke Schulte studies a number of experimental treatments for substance use disorders that aim to dampen motivational excitation and improve cognitive control. This involves investigating the neurocognitive and neurochemical mechanisms underlying such disorders, specifically with respect to the neurotransmitters glutamate and GABA and their association with impulsivity.

M.H.J. Schulte: Take Control: Developing and Testing Novel Treatments of Substance Dependence by Targeting Underlying Neurocognitive Processes. 

Supervisors

Prof. R.W.H.J. Wiers 

Prof. A.E. Goudriaan

Co-supervisor

L. Schmaal (VUmc)

Location

  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
    +31 (0)20 525 2362

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Entrance

This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam