En español
NIDA

Fellowships

NIDA Humphrey Fellows Begin Studies

Twelve 2017–2018 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows from 11 countries have begun their studies at Virginia Commonwealth University. The fellows are:

Updates From Former NIDA Humphrey Fellows

Three former NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Fellows have reported on their recent accomplishments in implementing an online substance abuse prevention program in Brazil, organizing a youth leadership conference in Pakistan, and administering a government agency responsible for drug abuse issues in Vietnam.

2016–2017 NIDA Humphrey Fellows Complete Their Studies

The 2016–2017 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Fellows celebrated the conclusion of their academic studies during an April 30 ceremony at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). The VCU Humphrey Program Coordinator, J. Randy Koch, Ph.D., welcomed the fellows and guests. Samuel Cudjoe Hanu, M.Sc., Ghana, spoke on behalf of the fellows. Invited speakers included U.S. Department of State Branch Chief for the Hubert H.

Record Number of International Events During National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week 2017

Events coordinated by current and former NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows contributed to the record number of events held around the world during the 2017 NIDA and National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW). There was at least one event in each of the 50 U.S. states and in 17 countries. Participants represented countries of every size and income level, with more than 125 events held in Mexico and more than 50 in Burma (Myanmar).

NIDA Humphrey Fellows Meet With Uruguay’s Ambassador to the United States

2016–2017 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research FellowsThe 2016–2017 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows discussed tobacco regulation with Uruguay’s ambassador to the United States, Hon. Carlos Gianelli, and the embassy’s legal advisor, Marianela Bruno, during the officials’ visit to Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in April.

NIDA, Inserm Renew Binational Agreement and Focus on Postdoctoral Fellowships at NeuroFrance 2017

NIDA-Inserm Drug Abuse Research Postdoctoral Fellows and officialsNIDA-Inserm Drug Abuse Research Postdoctoral Fellows and officials from both institutes gathered at NeuroFrance 2017. Front row, from left: Fellows Celine Nicolas, Yann Pelloux, and Andrew Scheyer with Mireille Guyader, head of the Inserm-USA office in Washington, DC.

NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows Begin Studies

The 2016–2017 NIDA Hubert H. Humphrey Drug Abuse Research Fellows at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) are:

NIDA, Inserm Promote Fellowship at SfN Meeting

NIDA and Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (Inserm) officials disseminated information about the joint NIDA-Inserm Postdoctoral Drug Abuse Research Fellowships during the November 2016 Society for Neuroscience (SfN) meeting in San Diego, California. Inserm officials also held several events to promote NeuroFrance 2017, which will feature updates on outcomes from the NIDA-Inserm binational agreement and the NIDA-Inserm fellowships. The fellowships support French postdoctoral neuroscientists who work with NIDA grantees and U.S.

NIDA Humphrey Fellows Meet With U.S., International Officials During Global Leadership Forum

Hubert H. Humphrey FellowsHubert H. Humphrey Fellows discussed substance abuse issues with U.S. officials and representatives from international organizations. Front row, from left: Rodrigo Aybar Perlender, Argentina; U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy International Division Director Richard J. Baum; Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission Research Specialist Marya Hynes; U.S.

Pages