NIDA International E-Newsletter

Below are recent news articles from NIDA International.

NIDA INVEST Fellow Wins EMCDDA Scientific Writing Award

 |  Announces an EMCDDA award for Excellence in Scientific Writing to NIDA INVEST Fellow Judit Tirado-Muñoz, Ph.D., Spain. Writing in the Archives of Women’s Mental Health, Dr. Tirado-Muñoz and colleagues discuss...

Medical Text Explores Science of Cannabis Use Disorders

 |  Announces the publication of a textbook edited by NIDA staff members that reviews cutting-edge scientific evidence about cannabis use disorders; ranging from basic science through treatment and translational research to...

World Report Mapping Tool Supplies Funding Data

 |  Describes an open-access, interactive mapping database hosted by the U.S. National Institutes of Health to document projects supported by NIH and other international research funding organizations.

ICRS Honors NIDA Grantee

 |  Describes NIDA activities at the International Cannabis Research Society 2018 Symposium, including staff presentations and a lifetime achievement award for a NIDA grantee.

Brazil’s CPAD Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

 |  Reviews the successful 20-year history of publications, training, and collaborative research conducted under the direction of Flavio Pechansky, M.D., Ph.D., at the Center for Drug and Alcohol Research (CPAD), an...

NIDA International Poster Session Begins SPR Meeting

 |  Describes international activities at the Society for Prevention Research Annual Conference, including the 11th Annual NIDA International poster session and the International Networking Forum.

Humphrey Fellowships Turn 40

 |  Describes U.S. Department of State activities marking the 40th anniversary of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program and provides a link to more information about the NIDA-supported component of the...

Updates from NIDA Humphrey Fellows

 |  Lists recent accomplishments by NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Save the Date! 2018 NIDA International Forum

 |  Announces the 2018 NIDA International Forum dates, location, and deadlines for submitting abstracts and applying for travel awards. The meeting will be held June 8–11, 2018, in San Diego, California.

NIDA Supports ISAM Conference

 |  Reports on drug abuse researchers affiliated with NIDA who spoke at the International Society of Addiction Medicine Annual Conference, which was held October 26–29, 2017, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab...