Future Events

Addressing Health Disparities with Neuroscience: Views by Two

The Diversity and Inclusion Group (DIG), in NIDA’s Division of Neuroscience and Behavior, Presents the third in their symposium series, Addressing Health Disparities with Neuroscience: Views by Two. The seminar will feature speakers Helena Hansen, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, and Keith Maddox, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Psychology, Tufts Univ., who will be exploring the science of bias and its impact on the study of substance use disorders and health. Thursday, November 4, 2021, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET.

Registration link: https://nih.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_R7PZLNj6RA6rMNb8DbfzFw

NIDA Early Career Symposium Virtual Meeting

November 8, 2021 – 6:00 -8:00 p.m. ET

This workshop provides valuable information to young scientists on how to apply for their first grants to NIH. Presentations from Program and Review staff from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA, NIH) concerning fellowships (F30, F31, F32, F99/K00), institutional appointments (T32, R25, K12), transition awards (K99/R00), mentored career development awards (K01, K08, K23, K25), special opportunities for international students, postdoctoral opportunities in NIH laboratories, and independent research grants (R01, DP2, R03, and R21). Presentations will be followed by a Question and Answer session and the opportunity to meet with NIDA staff.

Please register for the event here:https://seiservices.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_iVz_opkmR1-ZFWXKGM8Nyw

For questions regarding the Early Career Grant Writing Workshop, please contact Beth Babecki at bbabecki@nida.nih.gov.

Psychedelics as Potential Therapeutics: Research Gaps, Challenges & Opportunities

January 12-13, 2022

Virtual meeting

2022 Genetics and Epigenetics Cross-Cutting Research Team Meeting

April 22-27, 2022

Blackburn Center, Howard University

Save the Date for the 2022 Genetics and Epigenetics Cross-Cutting Research Team Meeting! The annual meeting showcases state-of-the-art findings spanning all areas of genetics and epigenetics in addiction research. Join us April 26-27th at the Blackburn Center at Howard University. Abstract submission information is coming shortly.