Back-Flanagan Group

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Welcome to the Back-Flanagan Lab! 

Find out information about our Active Research Studies

If you are looking to reduce or end your alcohol use, please contact our research team to learn about treatment studies that are available.

Contact us at 843-792-4357or

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Meet the Lab Members

Learn more about the faculty and staff of the Back-Flanagan Lab!

Congratulations to Stephanie Jeffirs, Nelly Topa, & Claire Stark who recently left the lab for psychology graduate programs. We wish you the best of luck!


Read Publications co-authored by our faculty & staff

Learn more about Mental Health Resources available for you


Apply for the Drug Abuse Research Training (DART) Program

The DART Program offers several programs for students and trainees to gain valuable experience in addiction research. The Resident Research Track is open to MUSC Psychiatry Residents and can be integrated in to any of the three main residency programs. The Summer Research Training Program is open to undergraduate, graduate and medical students and the FLEX Research Elective is open to MUSC FLEX medical students for their rotation.

Application information and deadlines is available on our website.

If you have any questions, please contact the DART Program Coordinator, Emily Bristol.

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