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November 30, 2016

Scientists from around the country will share latest results and discuss widespread implications of the BRAIN Initiative

What: The NIH will host a meeting of nearly 1000 people who are part of...

 

New & Noteworthy
November 17, 2016
“How we respond to this crisis is a test for America”

A new Surgeon General’s report finds alcohol and drug misuse and severe substance use disorders, commonly called addiction, to...

 

New & Noteworthy
November 15, 2016
NIAAA has issued a request for information seeking input on the strategic goals, objectives, and cross-cutting themes outlined in its Draft...

 

Research News
November 10, 2016

Researchers have identified a blood test that may help predict how severely a baby will be affected by alcohol exposure during pregnancy, according to a study published November 9 in the journal ...

 

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November 03, 2016
Relapse and Recovery: from Mechanistic Understanding to Translational Research Society for Neuroscience satellite meeting explores notable studies in drug and alcohol research, in areas ranging from molecular mechanisms to treatment strategies...

 

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October 28, 2016
Media Advisory: Dr. Michael E. Charness to Deliver 21st Annual Mark Keller Honorary Lecture at the National Institutes of Health WHAT: The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the National Institutes of Health,...

 

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October 27, 2016
Scientists at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the National Institutes of Health, propose using an assessment tool to diagnose addictive disorders that considers addiction-related behaviors, brain imaging, and...

 

New & Noteworthy
October 07, 2016
November 11, 2016, 8:30am - 5:30pm San Diego Convention Center, Room 7; San Diego, California Visit the Web site Summary The theme of this year’s...

 

New & Noteworthy
October 05, 2016

NIAAA hosted a Twitter chat with the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) on October 6, 2016 at 12:30pm. # AlcoholChat

You can access the chat at...

 

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September 29, 2016

NIH-funded multi-site clinical trial suggests that smokers may also benefit

A new medication that targets part of the brain’s stress system may help reduce alcohol use in people with alcohol use disorder (AUD), according to a...

 

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