Sarah Heil

Human Behavioral Pharmacology

Sarah Heil

Sarah Heil
Associate Professor of Psychology
Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Education
  • B.A. Wittenberg University, 1992
  • Ph.D. Dartmouth College, 1997
C.V. (PDF)
Email: sarah.heil@uvm.edu
Phone: (802) 656-8714
Room: FAHC-UHC Room 1415

Duties
Faculty, Vermont Center on Behavior and Health
Faculty, Substance Abuse Treatment Center
Faculty, Human Behavioral Pharmacology Laboratory
Faculty, Behavioral Pharmacology of Drug Dependence Training Program

Areas
Drug abuse treatments for pregnant and postpartum women, including behavioral treatments such as contingency management and pharmacological treatments such as opioid replacement therapies.

Facilities

Vermont Center on Behavior and Health: The Vermont Center on Behavior and Health (VCBH) is an interdisciplinary center of research excellence committed to investigating relationships between personal behavior patterns (i.e., lifestyle) and risk for chronic disease and premature death.

Human Behavioral Pharmacology Laboratory (HBPL): This facility of 6,000 sq. ft., is located adjacent to the University of Vermont (UVM) campus in Burlington and is the site for laboratory research in drug self-administration, drug discrimination, and the direct effects of drugs and for treatment studies for smoking cessation.

Substance Abuse Treatment Center (SATC): This facility of 2,900 sq. ft., is also located adjacent to the UVM campus, and is our site for the development and testing of scientifically-based behavioral and pharmacological treatments for cocaine and opioid dependence as well as smoking cessation for pregnant women. For addtional information on the Substance Abuse Treatment Center3.

Representative Publications


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