BU’s Transformative Training Program in Addiction Science
The Transformative Training Program in Addiction Science or TTPAS, supported by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, prepares doctoral students to apply diverse approaches to addiction research using tools from:
- bench science
- population studies
- computational biology
- human behavioral neuroscience
Boston University is ranked among the top three in the nation in the impact of it substance abuse research. The TTPAS program’s faculty members, who are the leaders in this large and important research portfolio, come from the School of Medicine (MED), Public Health (SPH) and Social Work (SSW) in addition to the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS).