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The National Consortium on Alcohol and Neurodevelopment in Adolescence (NCANDA) is supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).  The consortium’s purpose is to study the effects of alcohol use on the developing...

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Treatment for alcohol use disorders (AUDs), once essentially limited to the mutual support group Alcoholics Anonymous founded in 1935, has seen many significant advances. In addition to mutual support groups, AUDs can be treated with medications...

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Certain ethnic and racial minorities as well as other underserved populations experience more negative consequences of illness and premature death than other groups. These health disparities often affect groups including:

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Karen J. Bachar, M.A., M.P.H.
(Work Group Leader)

Child Protection Division
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention/OJJDP
Office of Justice Programs
U.S. Department of Justice...

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Congressional Testimony

Statement by Ting-Kai Li, M.D., Director
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institutes of Health
Department of Health and Human Services

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Research on Promising Medications (not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA]) to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD)

 

  • Varenicline (Chantix®), a medication approved for smoking cessation,...
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David Goldman MD., Chief

David Goldman MD., Chief
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institutes of...

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The NIAAA National Advisory Board and Extramural Advisory Board established a core of guidelines for conducting alcohol research. These guidelines include recommendations on:

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