VCBH Lecture Series FY21 Archive

Welcome to the VCBH Lecture Series FY21 Archive. Here you can find all the videos and slides from the 2020-2021 academic year. Please contact us with any questions.

2020-2021 Lectures DatePresentation

James Murphy, PhD
Director, Health Addiction and Behavioral Intervention Team
University of Memphis
"Novel Behavioral Economic Approaches for Measuring Substance Use Severity and Motivating Change"


September 16, 2020Slides | Video

8th Annual VCBH Conference
Keynote Speaker: Steven Woolf, MD, MPH
"The Decline in US Life Expectancy: Are Deaths of Despair Responsible?


October 8-9, 2020Keynote Speaker 
October 8, 2020

Kenneth Silverman, PhD
Director, Center for Learning and Health
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins Medicine
"Utility of Operant Conditioning to Address Poverty-Related Health Disparities"


November 18, 2020Slides | Video

Richard Rawson, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Senior Advisor, Best Practices Core, Center on Rural Addiction
University of Vermont
"Psychostimulants 2020: An Update"

December 16, 2020Slides | Video
Mary Whooley, MD
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Director, Center for Healthcare Improvement and Medical Effectiveness at the San Francisco VA and University of California, San Francisco
"Heart and Soul and Cardiac Rehabilitation"

January 20, 2021Slides | Video

Brandon Marshall, PhD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Brown University
"Social, Structural, and Environmental Drivers of the Opioid Overdose Crisis"

February 17, 2021Slides | Video
Peter Hajek, MA, PhD
Professor of Clinical Psychology
Director, Health and Lifestyle Research Unit
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Queen Mary University of London
"E-cigarettes and Smoking Cessation: Can E-cigarettes Speed Up the Demise of Smoking?"

March 17, 2021Slides | Video
Sudie E. Back, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, DART Research Training Program
Medical University of South Carolina
"Integrated, Exposure-Based Treatment of Co-Occurring PTSD and Substance Use Disorders"

April 21, 2021Slides | Video
Diann Galeema, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychological Science
Vermont Center on Behavior and Health
University of Vermont
"Secondary Prevention of Heart Disease: A Focus on Smoking and Socioeconomic Status"

May 26, 2021
Slides | Video