Consortia and Centers

DMHE supports a variety of Alcohol Research Centers and Consortia that investigate organ damage and health outcomes associated with alcohol consumption


Alcoholic Hepatitis Network (AlcHepNet)

A network with the goal of transforming the clinical treatment of alcoholic hepatitis by rapidly translating novel and innovative basic science discoveries into clinical practice.


Southern California Research Center for ALPD and Cirrhosis

The Alcohol Research Center unifies investigators from major academic institutions in Southern California to pursue a common mission of being a leader in research, training, and outreach for alcoholic liver and pancreatic diseases (ALPD).


Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) New Orleans Comprehensive Alcohol-HIV/AIDS Research Center (CARC)

The scientific focus of the CARC at the LSUHSC is to conduct cutting edge basic research on alcohol and HIV that can be translated into effective community-based interventions.


Collaborative Initiative on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (CIFASD)

A multidisciplinary consortium of domestic and international projects addressing the prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD), diagnosis of the full range of birth defects associated with prenatal alcohol exposure, and ameliorative interventions for affected individuals.


Southern California Alcoholic Hepatitis Consortium

A consortium focused on understanding and treating hepatic inflammation and exploring pathways of hepatocyte injury and regeneration in alcoholic hepatitis.


University of Louisville Alcohol Research Center (ULARC)

The ULARC serves as a regional and national resource for the study of nutrition and alcohol-induced organ injury.


Northeast Ohio Alcohol Center (NOAC) 

The NOAC focuses on understanding the genetic, molecular, cellular, and physiological responses critical to the development of alcoholic liver disease.  


Uganda Russia Boston Alcohol Network for Alcohol Research Collaboration on HIV/AIDS (Urban Arch)

An international consortium conducting and disseminating interdisciplinary research aimed at understanding how alcohol use impacts people affected by HIV and develops interventions to reduce alcohol use and alcohol and HIV-related consequences in this population.


Southern HIV and Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC)

The SHARC seeks to improve health outcomes and reduce HIV transmission among the diverse range of populations affected by alcohol and HIV infection in the Southeastern United States.