ISGIDAR 2019 IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER. The annual meeting of the International Study Group Investigating Drugs as Reinforcers (ISGIDAR) will be held on Saturday, June 15th at the JW Marriott in San Antonio, TX, immediately prior to CPDD.  We urge you plan your travel, submit a talk or symposium, and encourage your favorite member in training to apply for a travel award.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.You may click on the link below to register (it only takes 60 seconds!):

PAY NOW OR AT THE MEETING:We accept credit cards! Registration is only $50 for members in training and $100 for everyone else. If you choose to pay now, you will be directed to our Square store during online registration.

PLEASE SUBMIT ORAL PRESENTATIONS.Please send (1) a title of the talk, (2) a list of all authors, and (3) a brief (1-2 sentence) description of the talk to Ziva Cooper ( by May 2nd, 2019.

PLEASE SUBMIT SYMPOSIA.For those wishing to submit a symposium, please send (1) a title of the symposium, (2) a brief (1-2 sentence) description of the symposium, and (3) a list of the individual speakers and titles of their talks to Ziva Cooper ( by May 2nd, 2019.

AS ALWAYS, LUNCH IS FREE WITH PRE-REGISTRATION. Because science is always better with a full belly.

Note: Although we encourage everyone to stick around for CPDD, we emphasize that you can just come for a single day to attend ISGIDAR. We encourage you to stay at the JW Marriott (where the meeting will be held). Regardless, we just hope to see you in San Antonio.

See you in June!


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ISGIDAR CPDD Meeting 2019

June 15th, 2019
21 days to go.


The mission of ISGIDAR is to promote interest in, and to facilitate the dissemination of, new information related to drugs as reinforcers, especially as it may relate to human drug abuse.