NIAAA’s major initiatives seek to address alcohol-related issues across the lifespan.
Our aim is to reduce the tremendous burden of illness resulting from the misuse of alcohol by:
- Preventing children and adolescents from...
Statement by Faye J. Calhoun, D.P.A., M.S., Deputy Director
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institutes of Health
Department of Health and Human Services
NIAAA extramural divisions support basic and clinical research across the country and around the world.
Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research...
The National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) convened for its 134th meeting at 5:30 p.m. on September 18, 2013, at the Fishers Lane Conference Center in Rockville, Maryland. The Council met in closed session for a review...
- Vivian Faden, Ph.D.
- Dale Hereld, Ph.D.
Current NIAAA Members
- John Bowersox
- Fred Donodeo, M.P.A.
The laboratories and researchers housed within NIAAA seek to unravel the biological basis of alcohol use disorders and related problems, and to develop new strategies to prevent and treat these disorders. We maintain a multidisciplinary approach...