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


April 20 Special Bioethics Seminar

The CDD will hold a special seminar on Monday, April 20 in Room 201 of the Pharmacy South Building. Dr. Paul R. Wolpe, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Bioethics and Director, Center for Bioethics at Emory University, will give a presentation entitled "Prediction and Prodrome: Ethics of Medicine." A welcome reception will be held from 2:30-3:15 in the lobby outside Room 201. Everyone is invited to attend.