Prof Development   |   Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In   |   Join SRNT
Basic Science Network
Share |

Charge:  To provide an outlet for SRNT members undertaking basic science research to network with one another; to provide guidance to the SRNT Board and committees as necessary to better inform programs and/or discussions that address basic science; to help SRNT advance the field of basic science research globally.


What do we define as Basic Science for SRNT?
Any field of study where data are collected and/or analyzed with the intent of understanding the etiology, the mechanisms, or the consequences of tobacco/nicotine use. Examples include:

  • Behavioral and pharmacological studies conducted in pre-clinical (any animal model, including humans) and clinical models
  • In vitro experiments on cell lines and immortalized lymphoblastoid cells fMRI studies
  • Genetic, epigenetic, and/or environmental influences on tobacco/nicotine use
  • Effects of flavorants, tobacco derivatives, and/or metabolites on the use of tobacco products
  • Effects of tobacco/nicotine on a variety of factors, including tumor growth, social and/or physical health, and self-concept

Leadership

Click here for Committee Members' bios and photos


Co-Chairs
Mariella De Biasi, PhD
Christie D. Fowler, PhD

Advisory Committee
Melissa D. Blank, PhD
Caroline O. Cobb, PhD
M. Imad Damaj, PhD
Alexander D. Duncan, BS
Suzi Gage, PhD
Cassandra Gipson-Reichardt, PhD
Paul Harrell, PhD
Annie Kleykamp, PhD
Mark G. LeSage, PhD
Jason A. Oliver, MA
Vaughan Rees, PhD
Laura Rupprecht, BS
Heath D. Schmidt, PhD
Jerry A. Stitzel, PhD
Jill Turner, PhD



Basic Science Network Member Survey

 

From Our Field: Scientist Spotlight


If you would like to nominate a scientist to be interviewed for a future Scientist Spotlight edition, please email Christie Fowler, cdfowler@uci.edu, and include 'SRNT Basic Science Scientist Spotlight Nomination' in the email subject line. We encourage nominations for individuals at all levels (junior to senior scientists) in Academia or Industry. We look forward to receiving your nominations!

Connect With Us
Membership Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal