NIDA International E-Newsletter

Below are recent news articles from NIDA International.

Save the Date: InWomen’s Conference

 |  The 2021 International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Group (InWomen’s) Conference will be held virtually on Friday, June 18. The conference will focus on barriers and challenges related to...

NIDA Selects New INVEST Fellows

 |  NIDA has selected postdoctoral researchers from Germany and Thailand to receive INVEST Drug Abuse Research Fellowships: Laura Brandt, Ph.D. (Germany), will work with Edward Nunes, M.D., as an INVEST/Clinical Trials...

Updates from Former INVEST/CTN and Humphrey Fellows

 |  Describes activities by NIDA INVEST/CTN and Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows including Alumni Impact Award recipients, methadone maintenance in Burma [Myanmar], a motivational interviewing training program, a conference...

Drug Abuse Experts Begin NIDA Humphrey Fellowships

 |  Provides biographical sketches of the 2020-2021 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows at Virginia Commonwealth University and describes briefings the NIDA International Program organized for the fellows with...

Plan Now for 2021 NDAFW

 |  Invites international substance use professionals to participate in the NIDA and NIAAA National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week®, which will be held March 22 to 28, 2021.

ISAM-NIG Announces Two Webinar Series

 |  Describes two webinar series presented by the International Society of Addiction Medicine Neuroscience Interest Group (ISAM-NIG). The webinar series will focus on (1) COVID-19 and addiction medicine and (2) implementing...

NIDA Humphrey Fellows End a Busy Year Amid COVID-19

 |  Provides biographical sketches of the 2019-2020 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows at Virginia Commonwealth University and describes events NIDA organized for the fellows.

NIDA Joins in Fogarty D43 Training Program

 |  Announces NIDA participation in a funding opportunity announcement to train researchers in low- and middle-income countries so that they can develop and implement culturally relevant, evidence-based interventions.

NIDA, EMCDDA, and EU4MD Cosponsor 24th International Forum

 |  Briefly summarizes the 2019 NIDA International Forum, including plenary session speakers, breakout session topics, and the NIDA International Forum/College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) International Research Poster Session.

Draft Schedule Online for LxAddictions 2019

 |  Describes the draft program outline for the third European Conference on Addictive Behaviors and Dependencies (LxAddictions19), which will take place in Lisbon, Portugal, October 23–25, 2019.

New Dates for NDAFW 2020!

 |  Invites international substance use professionals to participate in the NIDA and National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW), which will be held...

NIDA Humphrey Fellow Named Chancellor of El Salvador

 |  Announces that former NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellow Alexandra Hill has been appointed Chancellor in El Salvador, responsible for her country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.