The NIAAA Director’s Report to the National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism for September 13, 2018, is now online at www.niaaa.nih.gov/about-niaaa/our-work/advisory-council/directors-reports-council/niaaa-directors-report-institute-19
 
In addition, the most recent issue of the NIAAA Spectrum is now available at www.spectrum.niaaa.nih.gov.
 
The current issue includes features about:
  • Alcohol and the aging brain;
  • Alcohol policy research at NIAAA;
  • Recent studies about mechanisms of behavior change, working memory training, and maternal cytokine balance;
  • Brief items about the Jellinek Award and the recent relocation of NIAAA’s offices;
  • A profile of Bob Ward’s role in maintaining NIAAA facilities;
  • Infographics about the decrease in teen drinking and about alcohol and social media; and
  • An interview with Dr. Mike Hilton.