Carl L Hart
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology and Psychiatry
Columbia University, USA
Dr. Hart is an Associate Professor of Psychology in both the Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology at Columbia University, and Director of the Residential Studies and Methamphetamine Research Laboratories at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. A major focus of his research is to understand complex interactions between drugs of abuse and the neurobiology and environmental factors that mediate human behavior and physiology. He is the author or co-author of dozens of peer-reviewed scientific articles in the area of neuropsychopharmacology, co-author of the textbook, Drugs, Society, and Human Behavior, and a former member of a NIH grant reviewâ€¨ group. He is a Fellow with the American Psychological Association (Division 28) because of his outstanding contribution to the field of psychology, specifically psychopharmacology and substance abuse. In addition to his substantial research responsibilities, he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses and was recently awarded Columbia University′s highest teaching award.
Complex interactions between drugs of abuse and the neurobiology and environmental factors that mediate human behavior and physiology.