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


2015 UGA Conference on Drug Discovery

The UGA Center for Drug Discovery will hold a daylong conference on Thursday, November 19 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. The conference will feature three plenary speakers, lunch (free with registration), and a poster session with awards for best graduate student and postdoc entries. To register please click on the Conference name above.

CALL FOR POSTERS: To submit a poster please go to