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NIDA, EMCDDA Cosponsor Session at Lisbon Addiction Meeting

February 2016
Reports on a session cosponsored by NIDA and the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) at the First European Conference on Addictive Behaviors and Dependencies that focused on ways to promote synergies and sustainability in addiction research capacity building and program implementation. Read more »

Webinar Series, SfN Presentation Focus on NIDA International Fellowship Opportunities

February 2016
Reports on a new webinar series about NIDA international fellowships and a symposium for early-career investigators held during the 2015 Society for Neuroscience meeting. Read more »

2016 NIDA International Forum Registration Opens February 29

February 2016
Announces the February 29, 2016, opening of registration for the 2016 NIDA International Forum, which will be held June 10–13, 2016, in Palm Springs, California. Read more »

In Women’s Group Seeks Submissions for Annotated Bibliography To Be Released at 2016 Conference

February 2016
Seeks submissions for an annotated bibliography to be released during the 2016 International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Working Group (InWomen’s) Conference, which will be held June 10, 2016, in conjunction with the NIDA International Forum and the College on Problems of Drug Dependence Annual Scientific Meeting. Read more »

NIDA Supports Scholarships for a U.S. Participant in the Dutch Summer Institute on Alcohol, Drugs, and Addiction

February 2016
Announces NIDA scholarship for U.S. participants in the 2-week Dutch program, which focuses on policy models, prevention, and evidence-based treatment for addiction. Read more »

NIDA, ANRS Select Drug Abuse and HIV Research Fellow

February 2016
Announces the 2015 NIDA-ANRS Drug Abuse and HIV Research Fellow, who will investigate factors that influence individuals’ vulnerability to HIV infection in migratory venues. Read more »

NIDA, U.S. Department of State Welcome Humphrey Fellows

February 2016
Describes orientation activities and lists the 2015–2016 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows. Read more »

Brazilian Research Library Dedicated to Late NIDA Grantee

February 2016
Announces a memorial in Porto Alegre, Brazil, to the late NIDA grantee James A. Inciardi of the University of Delaware. Read more »

NIDA Grantee Cites NIDA International Program Influence on Global Addiction and HIV Research

February 2016
Provides the link to an article describing how NIDA International Program fellowships, meetings, and Program Announcements facilitated binational grants and research advances in Brazil, Georgia, Russia, and the Ukraine. Read more »

NIDA Seeks International Input on Language Access Program

February 2016
Asks members of the international drug abuse research community about any NIDA resources they may have translated into other languages, plans for future translations, and willingness to assist in translating materials. Read more »

2016 NIDA International Forum Will Use New Abstract Submission, Travel Award Application, Registration, and Visa Letter Procedures

October 2015
Announces the January 4, 2016, abstract submission and travel award application deadline as well as new procedures for meeting registration for the 2016 NIDA International Forum, which will be held June 10–13, 2016, in Palm Springs, California. Read more »

November 18 Webinar To Focus on NIDA International Fellowship Opportunities

October 2015
Announces a November 18, 2016, webinar to help drug abuse research professionals apply for one of six NIDA International fellowships that provide research training in the United States. Read more »

ERANID To Fund Multinational Research on Drug Use Pathways

September 2015
Provides a link to the European Research Area Network on Illicit Drugs (ERANID) preliminary call for multidisciplinary, transnational research projects investigating drug use pathways. Read more »

NIDA International Forum Turns 20; Focuses on Opportunities for International Collaboration and Multidisciplinary Initiatives

September 2015
Briefly summarizes the 2015 NIDA International Forum, including plenary session speakers, breakout session topics, the NIDA International Research poster session, and the 20th anniversary of the meeting. Read more »

International Program Presents Awards of Excellence to Four Individuals

September 2015
Announces the recipients of the 2015 NIDA International Awards of Excellence in mentoring, international leadership, and collaborative research. Read more »

CPDD Creates Award for Best Poster at International Research Poster Session

September 2015
Announces the winner of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) inaugural award for best international research poster presentation by a scientist from a low- or middle-income country at the joint NIDA International Forum/CPDD International Research Poster Session. Read more »

In Women’s 2016 Conference Set for Friday, June 10, 2016

September 2015
Announces the date and location of the 2016 International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Working Group (InWomen’s) Conference, which will be held June 10, 2016, in conjunction with the NIDA International Forum and the College on Problems of Drug Dependence Annual Scientific Meeting. Read more »

Thai Researcher Named WHO/NIDA/CPDD International Traveling Fellow

September 2015
Announces the recipient of the 2015 International Traveling Fellowship and describes the program supported by the NIDA International Program, World Health Organization, and College on Problems of Drug Dependence. Read more »

SPR Meeting Features NIDA International Poster Session

September 2015
Describes the NIDA-supported international prevention research poster session that took place during the 2015 Society for Prevention Research meeting and announces travel award support to nine scientists from eight nations. Read more »

NIDA Supports ISAJE/Hashemite University Scientific Writing Workshop

September 2015
Describes a NIDA International Program-supported workshop for substance abuse researchers in the Middle East and North Africa that was organized by the International Society of Addiction Journal Editors (ISAJE), University of California, San Francisco, and Hashemite University at Zarqa, Jordan. Read more »

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2017 NIDA International Forum

June 16-19, 2017
Montreal, Canada

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Important Dates

NIDA International Program Fellowships

Application Deadlines:
Postdoctoral Fellowships:
April 1

Meetings

September 5 - September 8, 2017
Campus of the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
January 11 - January 15, 2017
San Francisco, California, USA
February 16 - February 20, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts, USA