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Episode 8: Outsmarting Opioids

Episode 8: Outsmarting Opioids

What types of treatments are available for opioid addiction and overdose? And, can chemists find a way to outsmart opioids to save lives? Tune in and dive into a neuropharmacological action adventure story!

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Episode 7: Terrifying Tunes

Episode 7: Terrifying Tunes

What is it about horror music that makes it so frightening? And, what makes horror music so good at making movies more scary? Viewer beware… you’re in for an informative video!

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Episode 6: Breathing New Life into DMT

Episode 6: Breathing New Life into DMT

Can DMT join the ranks of Ketamine and LSD on a growing list of scheduled drugs that can be used for therapeutic benefits?

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About the show

Club Kaur is an interdisciplinary podcast exploring science stories. Hosted by Dr. Angel Kaur, Assistant Professor of Neuroscience at UNC Asheville, each episode is created by undergraduate students enrolled in one of Dr. Kaur’s classes. Join us as we delve into a variety of topics with one simple goal – to get it less wrong.

This page is also host to blog posts written by Dr. Kaur on topics related to teaching and learning, including using gameplay in learning, and using graphic design to solve teaching problems.

Meet the Hosts

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Angel Kaur

Angel Kaur is an assistant professor of Neuroscience at UNC Asheville. She holds a PhD in cell and molecular neuroscience from The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, CA, and a BA in Biology from Bryn Mawr College. 

Undergraduates at UNC Asheville

Each episode of Club Kaur is created by undergraduates enrolled in one of Dr. Kaur’s classes including the following courses: Neuropharmacology,  Neuroscience Fiction in Film, Science Communication.

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