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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 »

NIDA Awards Tuition Waiver for Intensive Summer Institute in Addiction

June 2011
Doctoral student was recently awarded a tuition waiver from the NIDA International Program to attend the Summer Institute on Alcohol Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

June 2011
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

Online Mentoring Now Available to Addiction Authors

March 2011
An online mentoring program is now available for addiction scientists working in low- and middle-income countries to facilitate publication of completed work. Read more »

NIDA Announces Another New Funding Opportunity

March 2011
NIDA is awarding grants to support projects that will inform the President’s Emergency Program for AIDS Relief Read more »

New NIDA Grantees Collaborate To Address HIV/AIDS and Drug Use

March 2011
Five NIDA grants are working to address HIV/AIDS and drug use in areas where it is already at epidemic proportions or where it is quickly emerging to become one. Read more »

NIDA Welcomes New Fellows

March 2011
NIDA staff welcomed 26 fellows from 22 nations as part of an orientation for new drug abuse research fellowship awardees. Read more »

Tuition Scholarships Available to Dutch Addiction Program Summer Institute

March 2011
Scholarships are available to attend a 2-week summer program offering graduate-level and continuing professional development training in addiction. Read more »

Interactive Movie Teaches Scientists How To Avoid Research Misconduct

March 2011
Participate in an interactive movie to learn how to make decisions about research integrity and avoid research misconduct. Read more »

In Memoriam: Charles R. Schuster

March 2011
It is with sadness that we mourn the death of Dr. Charles R. Schuster Read more »

DISCA Research Team Studies Potential Inhalant Cessation Aid

March 2011
Distinguished International Scientist Collaboration Award program awardee Read more »


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