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NIDA Program Announcements Reissued

December 2011
Announces the reissuing of NIDA’s Program Announcements seeking international research collaboration on drug abuse and addiction. Read more »

Latin American Network Boosts Scientific Exchange

December 2011
Describes a network of researchers working to expand the reach of drug abuse and addiction research findings in Latin America. Read more »

Building Research Capacity in Poland

December 2011
Reports on the efforts to build drug abuse and addiction research capacity in Poland and other areas of Central and Eastern Europe. Read more »

Summer Institute Enriches Doctoral Student’s Research Training

December 2011
Highlights the benefits of a summer alcohol Read more »

DRUID Conference Focuses on Drugged Driving

December 2011
Describes an international conference reporting on the results of an initiative to gain insight into the impact of substance abuse on road safety. Read more »

NIDA International Program Wins Web Award

December 2011
Announces the NIDA International Program as a recipient of a 2011 Web Health Award for its Web site. Read more »

International Women’s Group Celebrates Its 5th Year

December 2011
Announces the 2012 meeting of the International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Working Group. Read more »

High Research Productivity at Syria's Tobacco Studies Center

October 2011
Describes the success of a Syrian tobacco research center as a leading institution in research productivity in the region. Read more »

Experts Share Knowledge on Dual Disorders at International Congress

October 2011
Highlights a meeting in Spain of professionals in addiction Read more »

Researchers Travel to Hispanic International Conference

October 2011
Announces the recipients of a travel award to present their research at a poster session at an international conference. Read more »

Addiction Science Journal Gets New Publisher

October 2011
Announces a new publisher for the Addiction Science & Clinical Practice peer-reviewed international online journal. Read more »

Funding Opportunity To Conduct Population-Based Genome Studies in Africa

October 2011
Highlights a new funding opportunity for foreign institutions in African countries to conduct research on African populations. Read more »

New Webinar Series on Brain Disorders

October 2011
Alerts researchers to new webinars on brain disorder research in low- to middle-income countries. Read more »

NIDA's Mini-Meetings Encourage Research Exchange

October 2011
NIDA is hosting small meetings to bring together drug and addiction scientists to share research findings and explore collaborations. Read more »

Humphrey Host Universities Team with Local Colleges

October 2011
Highlights a program that brings together local colleges and universities with host universities to broaden the impact of the drug abuse research fellowship program. Read more »

Save the Date: NIDA International Forum

October 2011
Alerts addiction and drug abuse researchers Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

October 2011
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

United States Seeks To Strengthen Protection of Human Research Subjects

August 2011
Announces a call for public input on issues related to ethics Read more »

NIDA, Italian Officials Agree To Cooperate on Drug Abuse Research and Training

August 2011
NIDA and Italy agree to foster mutually beneficial research and research training to improve the diagnosis and treatment of drug abuse and addiction. Read more »

New Fellowship Opportunity for Mexican Postdoctoral Scientists

August 2011
New fellowship program enables Mexican postdoctoral scientists to devote 12 months to drug abuse prevention research in the United States. Read more »


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