Alcohol Research: A Lifespan Perspective - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (HHS, NIH, NIAAA)
Equips alcohol and addiction researchers with a framework for exploring how alcohol use and the risk for alcohol abuse affects individuals at different stages development and how these different stages of development affect drinking behaviors.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (HHS, NIH, NIAAA)
As part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the NIAAA is a research institute that supports and conducts research on the effect of alcohol misuse. It aims to reduce national alcohol misuse and problems related to alcoholism. As the world's largest funder of alcohol research, it also works with international, national, state, and local institutions, organizations, agencies, and programs engaged in alcohol-related work. It aims to remove the prejudice and discrimination associated with alcohol dependence, develop best practices for prevention and treatment, examine why people's responses to alcohol differ, and provide a better understanding of the health risks and benefits of alcohol.