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Women & Sex/Gender Differences Research Program

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The mission of the Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Program is to promote the conduct, translation, and dissemination of drug abuse research on sex/gender differences and issues specific to women. This mission is supported by the Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Group.

New: Deadline for Submission Extended to January 16, 2015.

NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Junior Investigator Travel Award for the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD)

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Any questions or concerns regarding the Women and Gender Research Group please contact Cora Lee Wetherington, Ph.D. (301) 435-1319 or wetherington@nih.gov and/or Samia Dawud Noursi, Ph.D. (301) 594-5622.

This page was last updated December 2014

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