Topic: Mary Velasquez

NIH Grant to Prevent Fetal Exposure to Alcohol, Marijuana

Oct. 27, 2015
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A $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will help researchers at The University of Texas at Austin’s School of Social Work test a health intervention to reduce fetal exposure to alcohol, marijuana and tobacco during early pregnancy.

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University of Texas at Austin Social Work Researchers to Study Drug Abuse Among Patients in Trauma Centers

Feb. 17, 2009

University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researchers have received $3.59 million from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the effectiveness of trauma room screening and intervention with injured patients who have drug problems.

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