New and Noteworthy

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

The NIAAA-sponsored National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions–III (NESARC–III), conducted from 2012 to 2013, is the newest wave of the largest study ever conducted on alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug use and disorders;...

Friday, July 1, 2016

The Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists (SALIS), in partnership with NIAAA and a nonprofit digital library called the Internet Archive (IA), are working to digitize the literature of the alcohol-and-other-drugs field that is...

Friday, July 1, 2016

The Collaborative Research on Addiction at NIH (CRAN) has published two Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) on "Target Assessment, Engagement and Data Replicability to Improve Substance Use...

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Dr Loren Parsons
 
With profound sadness, staff at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism note the passing of Loren (Larry)...
Friday, June 17, 2016

The most recent issue of the NIAAA Spectrum is now available online at http://www.spectrum.niaaa.nih.gov/.  ...

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Parents, take the time to talk with your high school graduates about keeping parties and events alcohol-free—it just may save a life.

Learn moreread the NIAAA fact sheet at

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
In honor of Alcohol Awareness Month, NIAAA hosted a chat with the American Society of Addiction Medicine on April 7. 
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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
What: Meeting of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (ICCFASD) 
 
Where: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 5635 Fishers Lane, Terrace Level Conference Center,...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) has announced that Lorenzo Leggio, M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc., will receive the 2016 Early Career Investigator Award. Dr. Leggio is Chief of the Section on Clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology and...
Monday, March 7, 2016

To streamline elements of its clinical trials program, the NIAAA Clinical Investigations Group (NCIG) recently turned to a technological innovation called Take Control.  A sophisticated computer-based alcohol intervention, Take Control proved...

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