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National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

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National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
5635 Fishers Lane MSC 9304
Bethesda, MD 20892-9304
United States
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301-443-3860
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http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/



National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Kenneth R. Warren, Ph.D., a nationally-recognized expert on alcohol and pregnancy, and a long-time senior administrator at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) became Acting Director of NIAAA on November 1, 2008, following the retirement of Ting-Kai Li, M.D. on October 31, 2008. Dr. Li had served as NIAAA Director from November 2002 through October 2008.

NIAAA Mission:
NIAAA provides leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems by:

  • Conducting and supporting research in a wide range of scientific areas including genetics, neuroscience, epidemiology, health risks and benefits of alcohol consumption, prevention, and treatment
  • Coordinating and collaborating with other research institutes and Federal Programs on alcohol-related issues
  • Collaborating with international, national, state, and local institutions, organizations, agencies, and programs engaged in alcohol-related work
  • Translating and disseminating research findings to health care providers, researchers, policymakers, and the public

Vision:
To support and promote the best science on alcohol and health for the benefit of all by:

  • ncreasing the understanding of normal and abnormal biological functions and behavior relating to alcohol use
  • Improving the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of alcohol use disorders
  • Enhancing quality health care

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