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


BEINGS 2015 Global Summit

BEINGS 2015, a global biotechnology summit, will be held May 17-19 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. BEINGS 2015 will bring together 1000 participants from 30 countries in what promises to be a signal event in the history of modern biotechnology.