UCLA Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology,
MacDonald Research Lab,
675 Charles E Young Dr South,
Los Angeles, California 90095

(310) 794-7011

The Shirley and Stefan Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology focuses on research concerned with addictive drugs, including opioids, nicotine and psychostimulants. It is also home to a National Institute on Drug Abuse-supported Center Center for Opioid Receptors and Drugs of Abuse (CSORDA). CSORDA investigates opioid systems at the molecular, cellular and behavioral levels.

Shirley and Stefan Hatos

(L-R) Peter Whybrow, Chris Evans, Shirley Hatos, Jack Barchas and Stefan Hatos at the opening of Hatos Center at UCLA

The Shirley and Stefan Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology is named after Stefan and Shirley Hatos whose generous support has facilitated the creation and continued operation of the Center.