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February 04, 2015

This month the web site of the Collaborative Research on Addiction at NIH, or CRAN , debuts a new blog. In the current post, NIAAA Director Dr. George Koob writes about “...

 

New & Noteworthy
February 02, 2015

The National Institutes of Health will hold the third Joint Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Cancer Advisory Board, and the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse.

When: Wednesday, February...

 

New & Noteworthy
January 23, 2015

On January 30, 2015, high school students from around the country have a chance to ask experts about the effects of alcohol and other drugs on Drug Facts Chat Day, an annual live online chat hosted by NIH scientists.

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News Release
January 16, 2015

Nearly 42 percent of U.S. adults who drink also report using medications known to interact with alcohol, based on a study from the National Institutes of Health released today. Among those over 65 years of age who drink alcohol, nearly 78 percent...

 

New & Noteworthy
December 15, 2014

Frostburg State University president Jonathan Gibralter, chair of the NIAAA College Presidents Working Group, appeared on the PBS NewsHour to discuss efforts to address excessive drinking on college campuses.

The program aired on Friday,...

 

New & Noteworthy
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...

 

New & Noteworthy
December 03, 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...

 

New & Noteworthy
December 02, 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. Statement by Anthony S...

 

New & Noteworthy
November 16, 2014

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

 

News Release
November 13, 2014

Publication includes information on effective but underutilized approaches

A new resource from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will help individuals and families understand available treatment options...

 

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