Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry; Director, Yale Cocaine Research Clinic, Psychiatry; Inpatient Chief of the Clinical Neuroscience Research Unit (CNRU), Psychiatry; Medical Director, Forensic Drug Diversion Clinic (ForDD)
Yale Cocaine Research Clinic
The Cocaine Research Clinic studies the causes and consequences of cocaine addiction in order to develop improved treatments and, ultimately, to prevent addiction to the drug.
Our research is nationally recognized, and we have active studies in the following areas:
- Genetics of addiction
- Brain imaging (PET, MRI)
- Medications Development
- Sleep and Cognition
Who is eligible?
Treatment and non-treatment seeking individuals who are now using or have used cocaine in the past are potentially eligible.
For more information about the clinic and our research programs, please call Benjamin Kazer at 203-903-7795.
Professor of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience and of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and of Psychiatry and of Neurology; Director, NeuroPET Imaging Program, Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Medical Director, Yale Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Center
Professor of Psychiatry, in the Child Study Center and of Neuroscience; Director, Center of Excellence in Gambling Research; Director, Yale Program for Research on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders; Director, Women and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health Research at Yale
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry