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2012 National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Awards

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Group Awards

Surgeon General Call To Action On Prescription Drug Abuse Among Youth

In recognition of exceptional and sustained leadership to produce a U.S. Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse Among Youth.

  • Jessica H. Cotto, NIDA
  • Gayathri J. Dowling, NIDA
  • Jennifer C. Elcano, NIDA
  • Carol M. Krause, NIDA
  • Anna Staton, NIDA
  • Isabelle J. Thibau, NIDA
  • Eric M. Wargo, NIDA
  • Susan R. Weiss, NIDA


Group Awards

The NIDA Population Assessment Of Tobacco And Health (PATH) Study Team

For outstanding contributions to science and public health in launching a landmark longitudinal study on tobacco and health with FDA's Center for Tobacco Products.

  • Wilson M. Compton, NIDA
  • Kevin P. Conway, NIDA
  • Kathleen E. Etz, NIDA
  • John R. Hamill, NIDA
  • Donna M. Jones, NIDA
  • Elizabeth Y. Lambert, NIDA
  • Marsha F. Lopez, NIDA
  • Brian H. O'Laughlin, NIDA
  • James L. Quinn, NIDA
  • Kay L. Wanke, NIDA

Recognition Across NIH

The following individuals are recognized as part of a group hosted by another IC.


  • Steven W. Gust, NIDA


  • Annette Carter, NIDA
  • Elena V. Koustova, NIDA
  • Ming L. Shih, NIDA
  • David Shurtleff, NIDA


  • Christine M. Colvis, NIDA
  • Elizabeth Y. Lambert, NIDA
  • Jan W. Lipkin, NIDA
  • Nora D. Volkow, NIDA
  • Tisha R. Wiley, NIDA