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International HIV/AIDS Researchers Eligible for NIDA Avant-Garde Award

June 2012
Announces that international scientists may now compete for a NIDA funding opportunity that supports cutting-edge approaches to major challenges in biomedical or behavioral research on HIV/AIDS and drug abuse. Read more »

ASAM Features International Symposium on Comorbid Addiction and Mental Illness

June 2012
Reports on a NIDA symposium that discussed how Italy Read more »

NIDA Blending Initiative Focuses on Addiction Treatment in Primary Care Settings

June 2012
Describes workshops focused on translating research results into clinical practice on screening Read more »

International Researchers Brief Clinical Trials Network Steering Committee

June 2012
Reports on new clinical trial initiatives in Canada and Mexico and summarizes presentations by INVEST/CTN fellows from China Read more »

NIDA International Program Supports AIDS Treatment as Prevention Workshop Participants

June 2012
Summarizes NIDA International Program support of activities at an international meeting focused on drug treatment as an HIV intervention. Read more »

Journal Seeks Substance Use Submissions With an International Perspective

June 2012
Promotes a new scientific journal and lists submission deadlines for forthcoming special issues on alcohol control policies Read more »

Former NIDA Humphrey Fellow Organizes Meeting About Drug Courts in Brazil

June 2012
Describes a meeting about drug courts based on the U.S. model Read more »

Dutch Researcher Uses DISCA Award To Explore Prevention Research

June 2012
Summarizes the research activities to be undertaken by senior prevention scientists Read more »

New NIDA International Program Fellowship Application Deadlines

June 2012
Announces new application deadlines for NIDA's INVEST Read more »

NIDA Humphrey Fellows Celebrate With Graduation Ceremonies and Retreat

June 2012
Describes the year-end retreat hosted by the State Department and graduation ceremonies at Virginia Commonwealth and Johns Hopkins universities for Humphrey Fellows who are completing their fellowships. Read more »

NIDA Awards Tuition Waiver to Dutch Summer Institute

June 2012
Announces the U.S. researcher who will attend a 2-week Read more »

Important Dates and Meetings

June 2012
Lists funding opportunities Read more »

NIDA Participates in Italian National School on Addiction

April 2012
Highlights NIDA’s visit to Italy to teach a module on drug abuse and addiction as part of a binational agreement with the country. Read more »

InWomen Working Group Publishes Journal Supplement

April 2012
Promotes a new journal supplement that focuses research attention on substance abuse among women. Read more »

International Program Joins Johns Hopkins Workshop for Burmese Officials

April 2012
Highlights a workshop with delegates from Burma (Myanmar) on health issues Read more »

Two New Online Resources Enhance Research Methods

April 2012
Describes two online tools to assist substance abuse researchers to standardize research methods and compare data across studies. Read more »

Fogarty Funds New International Training Programs

April 2012
Announces two new drug abuse and addiction funding programs of interest to the international research community. Read more »

Register Now: NIDA International Forum

April 2012
Announces the registration period for the 2012 NIDA International Forum Read more »

International Women's Group Promotes Its CPDD Satellite

April 2012
Announces registration for the 2012 InWomen Meeting that will focus on global issues as they relate to substance abuse by women. Read more »


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