New and Noteworthy

Monday, December 15, 2014

On December 15, the National Institutes of Health announced the recruitment of Falk W. Lohoff, M.D., and two other investigators as Lasker Clinical Research Scholars.  Dr. Lohoff is chief of the...

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Posted by Sally Rockey, PhD, NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research

For many decades now the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and consequently NIH, has required institutional review board (IRB) review of...

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Remarkable progress has been made in the fight against HIV/AIDS since the first annual World AIDS Day was commemorated 26 years ago. Yet, we are still far from achieving our goal of a world without AIDS.
 
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Sunday, November 16, 2014

A satellite event will take place at Neuroscience 2014, the Society for Neuroscience's 44th Annual Meeting,...

Thursday, October 16, 2014

NIH announces 11 awards funded across three Institutes

More than $11 million over three years will be used to support research exploring the use of social media to advance the scientific understanding, prevention...

Friday, September 26, 2014

Craig J. McClain, M.D., will deliver the 2014 Mark Keller Honorary Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 1:30 p.m. in Masur Auditorium, Bldg. 10. The title of his talk is “Nutrition, Gut Barrier Function, and Liver Disease.” Dr. McClain is an...

Thursday, September 18, 2014

See the latest issue of our webzine at www.spectrum.niaaa.nih.gov -- featuring articles on NIAAA’s National Consortium on Alcohol and Neurodevelopment in Adolescence (NCANDA) study and NIH’s multi-...

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Now on Youtube: "The Impact of Alcoholism on Family Members and Friends -- Al-Anon Interviews Dr. George Koob, Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism"

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

As college students arrive on campus this fall, it’s a time of new experiences, new friendships, and making memories that will last a lifetime. Unfortunately for many, it is also a time of harmful and underage drinking and dealing with its...

Monday, July 14, 2014

Dr. Ulrike Heberlein visited the NIH Campus on May 7 to present the NIH Wednesday Afternoon Lecture on “Drosophila as a Model for Alcoholism: An Interplay of Nature and Nurture.” Dr. Heberlein is scientific director and lab head at the Howard...

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