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New & Noteworthy
October 02, 2015

Featuring articles about --

  • NIAAA’s vision for alcohol research,
  • an announcement about the new CollegeAIM guidebook,
  • a photo essay on Dr. Mary Lee of the NIAAA/NIDA Section on Clinical...
New & Noteworthy
October 01, 2015
The National Institutes of Health announced its second wave of grants to support the goals of the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative...
News Release
September 25, 2015

Thirteen grants awarded to look at cognitive and social development in ~10,000 children ...

News Release
September 22, 2015

CollegeAIM is a convenient, research-based tool for comparing college alcohol interventions

CollegeAIM, a new resource to help college officials address harmful and underage student drinking, is now available. The CollegeAIM (...

New & Noteworthy
September 01, 2015
Every day, resilient Americans with substance use disorders summon extraordinary courage and strength and commit to living healthy and productive lives through recovery. From big cities to small towns to Indian Country, substance use...
News Release
August 27, 2015

Two NIH institutes join forces to educate teens about the risks of using drugs and alcohol


New & Noteworthy
July 29, 2015

The brain disease model of addiction is strongly supported by scientific evidence, according to a commentary published today in The Lancet Psychiatry by NIDA Director Dr. Nora Volkow and NIAAA Director Dr. George Koob.

New & Noteworthy
July 21, 2015

Hear an interview with Dr. Robert Huebner, Director of the Division of Treatment and Recovery Research at NIAAA in this YouTube video and...

News Release
July 20, 2015

Carrying a gene variant that affects the release of a specific brain protein may put one at greater risk of developing an alcohol use disorder, according to the results of a recent animal study. The study was led by Professor Dorit Ron, PhD,...

New & Noteworthy
July 15, 2015

Follow @NIAAAnews and @NIDANews on Twitter this Friday 7/17, at 1pm ET for a chat on how marijuana and alcohol impair your driving.

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