DART Didactic Seminars


 Students gather for DART didactic seminar

The DART Resident Seminar Series is held on Tuesdays during the spring and fall semester in the Resident Education Center. The Summer Program Series is held virtually through Zoom and in the IOP Conference Room. Select seminars are open to DART Program alumni, mentors and friends of DART. Registration links will be included below.

2022 Summer Didactic Seminars

August 23 - Orientation– DART Faculty

August 30 - Good Clinical Practice & Research Ethics– Susan Sonne, Pharm.D.

September 6 - Journal Club– TBD

September 13 - Update on Fentanyl– Kelly Barth, D.O.

September 20 - Life Course of a Successful Clinical Researcher– Raymond Anton, M.D.

September 27 - Working with the IRB– Leslie Bell

October 4 - Introduction to Statistics– Michaela Hoffman, Ph.D.

October 11 - NIDA and grant funding mechanisms to support addiction and health disparities research– Lindsey Friend, Ph.D. and Angela Holmes, Ph.D.

October 1 - Brain Stimulation Methods– Mark S George, M.D.

October 25 - Mental Home-based telehealth intervention (videoconferencing/In-Home-Messaging-Devices) among patients with substance use disorders– Elizabeth Santa Ana, Ph.D.

November 1 - Statistics– Michaela Hoffman, Ph.D.

November 8 - Racism in Medicine– Vanessa Spearman, M.D.

November 15 - Journal Club– Chris Austelle, M.D.

November 22 - No Seminar– Thanksgiving Break

November 29 - Resident Presentation– Manish Karamchandani, M.D.

December 6 - Resident Presentation– Daniel Hashemi, M.D. & Anna Ehrhardt, M.D.

December 13 - Resident Presentation– Chris Austelle, M.D.

2022 Near Peer Mentors

During the summer program, alumni are invited to speak to current trainees as Near Peer Mentors in small groups.

  • MacKenzie Peltier, Ph.D.
  • Jonathan J.K. Stoltman, Ph.D.
  • Irene Pericot-Valverde, Ph.D.
  • Erin Martin, M.S.
  • Alex Kahn, M.S. 
  • Stewart Cox
  • Kenneth Ayers
  • Celensia Tolson, M.S.