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Klaus Gawrisch

Klaus Gawrisch , PhD, Chief
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institutes of Health

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Congressional Testimony

Mr. Chairman and Members of the Committee:

As the new Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), I am pleased to present the President’s Budget request for the...

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About the Underage Drinking Research Initiative

The Underage Drinking Research Initiative (UDRI) is a key program of NIAAA. The goal of this initiative is to better understand the factors that compel youth to begin...

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Symposium hosted by the Education Work Group of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Sponsored by: Interagency Coordinating Committee on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, National Institute...

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What is Alcohol Poisoning?

Alcohol depresses nerves that control involuntary actions such as breathing and the gag reflex, which prevents choking. Someone who drinks a fatal dose of alcohol will eventually stop...

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NIAAA will exhibit at Neuroscience 2014, the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. Stop by the NIH Exhibit Booths (3404, 3405, 3415, 3515).

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Pal Pacher M.D, Ph.D., F.A.P.S., F.A.H.A., F.A.C.C.
Chief, Section on Oxidative Stress and Tissue Injury,
Laboratory of Physiologic Studies,
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National...

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