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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 »

International Program Director Receives CPDD Morrison Award

August 2011
Announces NIDA International Program Director's receipt of the J. Michael Morrison Award for outstanding contributions in the area of scientific administration related to drugs of abuse. Read more »

NIDA International Forum Focuses on Collaboration Among Research Organizations and Binational Scientific Teams

August 2011
Presents a summary of the 16th Annual NIDA International Forum held in Florida to foster international collaborative research exchange. Read more »

International Traveling Fellows Participate in NIDA International Forum and CPDD

August 2011
Announces the researchers selected as the 2011 World Health Organization/NIDA/College on Problems of Drug Dependence International Traveling Fellows. Read more »

Webinars Help Forum Participants Prepare

August 2011
Describes a series of webinars to help participants of the 16th NIDA International Forum prepare their poster and oral presentations. Read more »

Coming Soon: Call for Posters for 2012 Prevention Research Meeting

August 2011
Announces a call for abstracts for the 5th Annual NIDA International Poster Session at the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 20th Annual Meeting in Washington Read more »

Spanish Drug Abuse Agency Supports Research Visits to NIDA Grantees

August 2011
Announces a new opportunity for Spanish researchers that offers funding to support brief research visits with NIDA-funded investigators in the United States. Read more »

New NIDA International PA Grantees Collaborate To Address Drug-Related HIV/AIDS

August 2011
Describes research projects of recent awardees of the NIDA International Program Announcements (PA) for International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research. Read more »

NIDA, Dutch Research Organization Fund Three New Binational Research Teams

August 2011
Describes the projects of three new research teams just awarded funding through a binational agreement between NIDA and the Netherlands to study drug abuse prevention and treatment interventions. Read more »

NIH Director Francis Collins Says Global Health Is a Priority

August 2011
Describes NIH Director Dr. Francis S. Collins' keynote address at a global health forum where he emphasized the importance of collaborative global health research to NIH and the United States. Read more »

U.S. Schools Open First Accredited Residency Programs in Addiction Medicine

August 2011
Describes the first accredited residency programs in addiction medicine in the United States where physicians can explore the relationship between addiction Read more »


Important Dates

NIDA International Program Fellowships

Application Deadlines:
Postdoctoral Fellowships:
April 1


August 18 - August 21, 2015
Sydney, Australia
August 22 - August 25, 2015
Chicago, IL
August 29 - September 1, 2015
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2015 NIDA International Forum

June 12 – 15, 2015
Phoenix, Arizona
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