UTHealth Expert List

Substance Abuse

Scott Lane, Ph.D.

Scott  Lane
  • Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, UTHealth Medical School
  • Laboratory Director for the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addictions (CNRA), UTHealth Medical School
  • Principal Investigator for the Substance Abuse Medication Development Research Center

Scott Lane, Ph.D., specializes in substance use disorders, antisocial personality disorders, psychopharmacology, aggression, decision making, impulsivity and working memory.


Jennifer Reingle, Ph.D.

Jennifer  Reingle
  • Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Services, UTHealth School of Public Health Dallas Regional Campus

Jennifer Reingle, Ph.D., specializes in criminal epidemiology, violent behavior, and intimate partner violence, as well as addiction and substance abuse. She can also discuss substance abuse in minority groups.  


Joy Schmitz, Ph.D.

Joy  Schmitz

Joy Schmitz, Ph.D., specializes in the treatment of substance use disorders using behavior therapy and pharmacotherapy. Her clinical research includes treatments for cocaine and major depression; smoking cessation; bipolar disorder and substance abuse; and alcohol abuse.

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