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Advisory Council Minutes

Summary of the 120th Meeting

February 4-5, 2009
 


The National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism convened for its 120th meeting at 5:30 p.m. on February 4, 2009, at the...

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Data Access Policy, Application and Agreement

A Multisite Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Levetiracetam Extended-Release in Very Heavy-Drinking Alcohol-Dependent...

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Introduction

To assist grant applicants conducting or planning to conduct trials of behavioral or pharmacological interventions, human laboratory studies in which alcohol and/or drugs are administered, or human...

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has updated its policy on the acceptance of applications requesting direct costs of $500,000 or more for any one year. Effective with the January 1, 2002 receipt dates, applicants must seek agreement to...

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Drinking too much – on a single occasion or over time – can take a serious toll on your health.  Here’s how alcohol can affect your body:

Brain:
Alcohol interferes with the brain’s communication pathways, and can...

Advisory Council Minutes

The National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) convened for its 131st meeting at 5:30 p.m. on September 19, 2012, at the Fishers Lane Conference Center in Rockville, Maryland, in closed session for a review of grant...

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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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Alcohol Overdose: Do You Know the Signs?

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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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