National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA is the lead federal agency supporting scientific research on drug use and its consequences.
On World AIDS Day, Celebrating Scientific Advances and Confronting the Complexities of HIV and Substance Use
We applaud the substantial strides made, while recognizing the challenges that need to be addressed.
Amy Hauck Newman appointed to lead NIDA’s Intramural Research Program
Dr. Newman officially began her new position at the NIDA IRP on November 22, 2020.
Rising Stimulant Deaths Show that We Face More than Just an Opioid Crisis
There is an alarming increase in deaths involving the stimulant drugs methamphetamine and cocaine.
Neighborhood conditions associated with children’s cognitive function
NIH-funded research from ABCD Study finds association despite household income.NIDA's mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health. NIDA is one of the National Institutes of Health. ]]>