Wilkie A. Wilson

Wilkie A. Wilson, Ph.D., is professor of pharmacology and cancer biology at Duke University Medical Center and a senior research scientist for the department of Veteran Affairs. He co-authored the recently revised and updated second edition of Buzzed: The Straight Facts about the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy (W.W. Norton, 2003). He studies how drugs alter the way the brain acquires and stores information.