This special symposium was held on January 29, 2002, and took the place of NPI Grand Rounds on that day. The program was webcast and archived. You can watch it at

This special symposium took place on Friday, February 8, 2002 in the NPI Auditorium. Many speakers highlighted breakthrough research on Dopamine, and its role in psychiatric disorders ranging from the addictions to schizophrenia. The significance of the research presented at this symposium, however, extends far beyond a single molecule or brain system. For information, please visit