Tag Archives: National Institute on Drug Abuse

Cigarette and Alcohol Use at Historic Low Among Teens

This is great news, shared through the PhPartners New Links Announcement [PHPARTNERS_LINK@LIST.NIH.GOV] http://www.nih.gov/news/health/dec2011/nida-14.htm Cigarette and alcohol use by eighth, 10th and 12th-graders are at their lowest point since the Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey began polling teenagers in 1975, according … Continue reading

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NIMHHD Names First African-American Scientific Director at NIH

Post on the BHIC Blog: “The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) announced  the appointment of William G. Coleman, Jr., Ph.D., as the NIMHD’s first permanent scientific director and the first African-American scientific director in the history … Continue reading

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