Topic: Treatment

Schools Should Accommodate Those Struggling with Addiction

April 2, 2015
Schools Should Accommodate Those Struggling with Addiction

Newspapers and magazines are filed with stories of adolescents and young adults struggling with addiction.

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The Center for Students in Recovery Receives National Award for Groundbreaking Drug and Alcohol Recovery Initiatives

June 12, 2012

The American College Health Association recently honored the Center for Students in Recovery (CSR) with the "Best Practices in College Health" Award for 2012. CSR supports students at The University of Texas at Austin who have alcoholism and other drug addictions by offering them a pathway to recovery and academic achievement. The American College Health Association is the nation's principal advocate and leadership organization for college and university health. The award recognizes cutting-edge and exemplary health education and promotion services.

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The University of Texas Researchers Win Grant to Develop Drug to Treat Addiction

May 24, 2012

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are teaming up to develop medication to treat alcoholism and drug addiction that could target individual genes or brain signaling systems.

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Engineer Receives $1.5 Million Grant for Nanoparticle Cancer Research

June 30, 2008

A biomedical engineering assistant professor at The University of Texas at Austin has been awarded a $1.5 million National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute grant to conduct nanoparticle cancer research.

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