Promoting research & discovery in the battle against infectious diseases. Cancer, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, stroke, cell signaling and disease states and translational research are also components of the mission of the CDD.

Dr. Vasu Nair

Message from the Director

Dr. Vasu Nair, Director of the UGA Center for Drug Discovery


November 17 CDD Presentation

The CDD will hold a faculty presentation on Monday, November 17 in Room 301 of the Pharmacy South Building. Speaking will be Dr. Jeffrey Bennetzen, Norman and Doris Giles Professor and Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in the University of Georgia Department of Genetics All meetings are open to the public.