Dr. Christopher B Jenney, PhD, MSc, IMBA, Assistant Professor at the School of Family and Consumer Sciences will be presenting “Addiction Medicine: Innovation in a Growing Epidemic” this Wednesday, November 14th as a part of the RRC Faculty Speaker Series. The event will take place at 6:30pm in Avery Hall, Room 256.
Dr. Jenney’s research studies the effects of diet on addiction within individuals. Check out a few of his articles here:
Jenney, C. B., Alexander, D. N., Jones, B. C., Unger, E. L., & Grigson, P. S. (2016). Preweaningiron deficiency increases non-contingent responding during cocaine self-administration in rats doi://doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2016.09.007
Jenney, C. B., Petko, J., Ebersole, B., Njatcha, C. V. N., Uzamere, T. O., Alexander, D. N., . . .Levenson, R. (2016). Early avoidance of a heroin-paired taste-cue and subsequent addiction-like behavior in rats doi://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2015.10.008
Jaremko, K. M., Thompson, N. L., Reyes, B. A. S., Jin, J., Ebersole, B., Jenney, C. B., . . . Van Bockstaele, E. J. (2014). Morphine-induced trafficking of a mu-opioid receptor interacting protein in rat locus coeruleus neurons doi://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2013.12.003
The RRC Faculty Speaker Series host several lecturers each semester to discuss their research on a variety of topics. Be sure to check the Round Rock Campus home page for future dates and stop by the RRC Library …. Come In and Find Out More.