Congratulations to Dr. Sara Becker!

Sara Becker, PhD, Associate Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences and of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, has won the 2020 G. Alan Marlatt Mid-Career Research Award from the Addictive Behaviors group of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Dr. Becker was a COBRE Research Project Leader studying contingency management as a way to improve patient abstinence from opioids when combined with FDA-approved pharmacotherapy. Dr. Becker received independent funding in 2018.