Adele Smithers, a central figure in the history of the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies and in the field of addiction, died last week from complications related to Parkinson's disease.
SAMHSA is issuing two reports on the best approaches for optimizing outcomes for pregnant and parenting women with opioid use disorders and their infants. Both reports are aimed at helping these women gain greater access to this effective treatment and other important services.
Dr. Mun was featured on a virtual panel of nine subject experts debating the question of whether the drinking age ought to be lowered in the United States.
Helene R. White, Distinguished Professor, was named as a Fellow of the American Society of Criminology.
Guide to Naloxone - a great new resource on everything you need to know about the lifesaving antidote for opioid overdose.
Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies is honored to participate in this long-standing and interactive approach to promote safe driving for teens and young adults.
CAS joined with Robert Wood Johnson to promote healthy behaviors at Rutgers Day: http://alcoholstudies.rutgers.edu/cas-ru-day
Registration is now open for the 2016 Summer School of Addiction Studies. This year's theme is Today's Climate: Today's Practice.
An article appearing on the website of NJ 101.5 quotes Dr. Helene White on the topic of lowering the drinking age in NJ from 21 to 18.
Dr. Lei Yu, a geneticist at CAS, was quoted in Teen Vogue in an article published on February 10 on the relationship between alcohol consumption and so-called "Asian glow."