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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 »

International AIDS Society, NIDA Select New Postdoctoral Fellows

August 2011
Announces new postdoctoral fellowships Read more »

INVEST/CTN Fellowships Contribute to Clinical Research Advances

August 2011
Summarizes the research of two drug abuse research fellows who completed their 12-month postdoctoral fellowships through a NIDA fellowship. Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

August 2011
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

NIDA International Announces 2011 Awards of Excellence Winners

June 2011
The NIDA International Program honors three scientists for their outstanding contributions to international cooperation in drug abuse research and training. Read more »

NIDA International Program Introduces New Web Site

June 2011
The NIDA International Program recently unveiled its redesigned Web site with new features for the international drug abuse research community. Read more »

NIDA Supports Poster Session at Annual Prevention Research Meeting

June 2011
The Society for Prevention Research recently welcomed scientists and experts from around the world to explore prevention science from a global health perspective. Read more »

Meeting Held To Discuss Current Science in Addiction Medicine

June 2011
NIDA International Program staff attend annual addiction meeting to explore new and innovative science-based addiction treatment models. Read more »

New Journal Supplement Addresses Volatile Substance Misuse

June 2011
New NIDA-supported supplement to Substance Use & Misuse addresses volatile substance misuse. Read more »

NIDA/Fogarty Research Sheds Light on Addiction

June 2011
Three scientists are working to get to the roots of addiction through support from NIDA and the Fogarty International Center. Read more »

International Program Announcements Funded Four New Projects in 2010

June 2011
The NIDA International Program funded four new projects through its Program Announcements for International Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research. Read more »

Nominations Sought for Social Work Doctoral Dissertation Award in Addictions

June 2011
The Journal of Social Work Practice in Addictions is seeking faculty nominations for its Best Social Work Doctoral Dissertation Award in Addictions for 2010–2011. Read more »

Call for Applications: Bioethics Training Partnership for African Institutions

June 2011
The Johns Hopkins-Fogarty African Bioethics Training Program seeks applications from African institutions for a funded partnership in international research ethics. Read more »

2011 Young Scholars Award Deadline Approaches

June 2011
The International Society of Addiction Journal Editors and the World Health Organization are accepting applications for the 2011 ISAJE/WHO Young Scholars Award. Read more »

HIV and Drug Use Funding Opportunity

June 2011
NIDA commits $4 million to fund 8 to 10 awards in fiscal year 2012 to support implementation science projects that will inform the President’s Emergency Program for AIDS Relief. Read more »

Opportunities To Conduct Research in Australia

June 2011
The Australian Government is offering awards to promote ties between Australia and its neighbors through the country’s extensive scholarship programs. Read more »

Former Fellow Organizes Drug Policy Forum in Uruguay

June 2011
Former NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellow organized and hosted a drug policy forum in Montevideo Read more »


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


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