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Brazilian Scientist Named ISAJE/WHO Young Scholar

February 2012
Announces the 2011 recipient of the International Society of Addiction Journal Editors/World Health Organization Young Scholars Award. Read more »

Applications Open for Intensive Summer Training on Addiction

February 2012
Alerts drug abuse researchers of a summer training program opportunity in addiction research in The Netherlands. Read more »

Midcareer Fellowship Opportunities Available

February 2012
Announces a research training fellowship that offers midcareer drug abuse professionals the opportunity to conduct research and receive mentoring from a U.S. researcher. Read more »

Register Now: NIDA International Forum

February 2012
Alerts addiction and drug abuse researchers Read more »

Registration Now Open for International Women’s CPDD Satellite

February 2012
Announces the 2012 meeting of the International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Working Group. Read more »

Alert: International Scientific Meeting Scams

February 2012
Alerts scientists to the growing number of email messages containing fake conference invitations and offers tips that an invitation may be spam. Read more »

Mexican Scientist Awarded New Prevention Fellowship

February 2012
Highlights the recipient of NIDA’s Mexico Drug Abuse Prevention Research Fellowship and describes her research focus during the 12-month fellowship. Read more »

New INVEST Fellow Investigates Cognitive Enhancer

February 2012
Announces a new NIDA INVEST Drug Abuse Research Fellow who will conduct drug abuse research with a mentor in the U.S. on methamphetamine dependence. Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

February 2012
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

Bioethics Education Tools Now Available

February 2012
Announces new graduate-level bioethics education tools available online for drug abuse and addiction researchers and others interested in bioethics. Read more »

NIDA Meets Humphrey Fellows at Global Leadership Forum

December 2011
Reports on the Global Leadership Forum for the 2011–2012 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows. Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

December 2011
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

NIDA Program Announcements Reissued

December 2011
Announces the reissuing of NIDA’s Program Announcements seeking international research collaboration on drug abuse and addiction. Read more »

Registration Now Open: NIDA International Forum

December 2011
Alerts addiction and drug abuse researchers Read more »

Summer Institute Enriches Doctoral Student’s Research Training

December 2011
Highlights the benefits of a summer alcohol Read more »

Dutch Addiction Program Hosts NIDA at Binational Workshop

December 2011
Reports on the activities of a binational program to foster addiction research exchange and collaboration development. Read more »

DRUID Conference Focuses on Drugged Driving

December 2011
Describes an international conference reporting on the results of an initiative to gain insight into the impact of substance abuse on road safety. Read more »

Building Research Capacity in Poland

December 2011
Reports on the efforts to build drug abuse and addiction research capacity in Poland and other areas of Central and Eastern Europe. Read more »

International Women’s Group Celebrates Its 5th Year

December 2011
Announces the 2012 meeting of the International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Working Group. Read more »

Latin American Network Boosts Scientific Exchange

December 2011
Describes a network of researchers working to expand the reach of drug abuse and addiction research findings in Latin America. Read more »

NIDA International Program Wins Web Award

December 2011
Announces the NIDA International Program as a recipient of a 2011 Web Health Award for its Web site. Read more »

High Research Productivity at Syria's Tobacco Studies Center

October 2011
Describes the success of a Syrian tobacco research center as a leading institution in research productivity in the region. Read more »

Experts Share Knowledge on Dual Disorders at International Congress

October 2011
Highlights a meeting in Spain of professionals in addiction Read more »

Researchers Travel to Hispanic International Conference

October 2011
Announces the recipients of a travel award to present their research at a poster session at an international conference. Read more »

Addiction Science Journal Gets New Publisher

October 2011
Announces a new publisher for the Addiction Science & Clinical Practice peer-reviewed international online journal. Read more »

Funding Opportunity To Conduct Population-Based Genome Studies in Africa

October 2011
Highlights a new funding opportunity for foreign institutions in African countries to conduct research on African populations. Read more »

New Webinar Series on Brain Disorders

October 2011
Alerts researchers to new webinars on brain disorder research in low- to middle-income countries. Read more »

NIDA's Mini-Meetings Encourage Research Exchange

October 2011
NIDA is hosting small meetings to bring together drug and addiction scientists to share research findings and explore collaborations. Read more »

Humphrey Host Universities Team with Local Colleges

October 2011
Highlights a program that brings together local colleges and universities with host universities to broaden the impact of the drug abuse research fellowship program. Read more »

Save the Date: NIDA International Forum

October 2011
Alerts addiction and drug abuse researchers Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

October 2011
Highlights upcoming Program Announcements Read more »

NIDA, Italian Officials Agree To Cooperate on Drug Abuse Research and Training

August 2011
NIDA and Italy agree to foster mutually beneficial research and research training to improve the diagnosis and treatment of drug abuse and addiction. Read more »

New Fellowship Opportunity for Mexican Postdoctoral Scientists

August 2011
New fellowship program enables Mexican postdoctoral scientists to devote 12 months to drug abuse prevention research in the United States. Read more »

International Program Director Receives CPDD Morrison Award

August 2011
Announces NIDA International Program Director's receipt of the J. Michael Morrison Award for outstanding contributions in the area of scientific administration related to drugs of abuse. Read more »

NIDA International Forum Focuses on Collaboration Among Research Organizations and Binational Scientific Teams

August 2011
Presents a summary of the 16th Annual NIDA International Forum held in Florida to foster international collaborative research exchange. Read more »

International Traveling Fellows Participate in NIDA International Forum and CPDD

August 2011
Announces the researchers selected as the 2011 World Health Organization/NIDA/College on Problems of Drug Dependence International Traveling Fellows. Read more »

Webinars Help Forum Participants Prepare

August 2011
Describes a series of webinars to help participants of the 16th NIDA International Forum prepare their poster and oral presentations. Read more »

Coming Soon: Call for Posters for 2012 Prevention Research Meeting

August 2011
Announces a call for abstracts for the 5th Annual NIDA International Poster Session at the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 20th Annual Meeting in Washington Read more »

Spanish Drug Abuse Agency Supports Research Visits to NIDA Grantees

August 2011
Announces a new opportunity for Spanish researchers that offers funding to support brief research visits with NIDA-funded investigators in the United States. Read more »

New NIDA International PA Grantees Collaborate To Address Drug-Related HIV/AIDS

August 2011
Describes research projects of recent awardees of the NIDA International Program Announcements (PA) for International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research. Read more »

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 »

United States Seeks To Strengthen Protection of Human Research Subjects

August 2011
Announces a call for public input on issues related to ethics 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 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 »

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2018 NIDA International Forum

June 8-11, 2018
San Diego, California

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Important Dates

NIDA International Program Fellowships

Application Deadlines:
Postdoctoral Fellowships:
April 20

Meetings

August 11 - August 14, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
October 6 - October 9, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
October 8 - October 9, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa