We were awarded a new R21 grant from NIDA, titled ” Contributions of Progestins Independently and Interactively with Contraceptive Estrogen to Nicotine Use”. A collaboration with Drs. Heather Bimonte-Nelson (ASU) and Josh Beckmann (UK)!
We have 3 (!!!) oral presentations at College on Problems of Drug Dependence in Minneapolis, MN this year! Please come see us if you can! Dr. Erin Maher: Chronic Administration of Synthetic Contraceptive Hormones Alters Nicotine Consumption in an Ethanol Co-Use Model in Ovary-Intact Female Rats. Oral Communication: Nicotine Co-Use Oral Presentation. Tuesday 4 PM […]
Tyrone Kendrick has joined the Gipson Lab to complete his Ph.D. in the Integrated Biomedical Sciences program at UK. Welcome Tyrone!
Congratulations to Emma Bondy for her acceptance into the Nutritional Sciences Ph.D. program! Emma will be completing her Ph.D. in the Gipson lab within the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences, starting in Fall 2022. Welcome Emma!
Emma Bondy and Erin Maher presented their findings at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 2022 in Baltimore MD.
Dr. Gipson-Reichardt has received the highest honor CPDD bestows on an early career researcher, the Joseph Cochin Young Investigator Award. See full article here.
Undergraduate students interested in interning in our lab this coming summer are welcome to apply to the 2021 NIDA Summer Research Internship Program. See application information below. 2021 NIDA Summer Research Internship Program Application Deadline: February 12, 2021 The NIDA Summer Research Internship Program introduces undergraduate students from underrepresented populations to substance abuse research through […]
See our recent publication, “Accumbens cholinergic interneurons mediate cue-induced nicotine seeking and associated glutamatergic plasticity,” in eNeuro, which is available for early release here!