The new TTPAS program prepares doctoral students from many BU schools and colleges to apply diverse [...]approaches to addiction research using tools from bench science, medicine. population studies, statistics and computational biology. Dr. Farrer introduces this exciting new program and discusses its potential to advance a behavioral and biochemical focus in addictions research and practice.
Lindsay Farrer is Chief, Biomedical Genetics and Professor, Depts. of Medicine, Neurology, Ophthalmology, and Genetics and Genomics at BU School of Medicine; and Professor, depts. of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, BU School of Public Health.