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About Alcohol Research: Current Reviews

Alcohol Research: Current Reviews is a peer-reviewed journal published by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

Each issue of Alcohol Research: Current Reviews includes a series of invited review articles focused on an important area of alcohol research. Topics are proposed by members of the Editorial Advisory Board or NIAAA staff and cover a wide range of disciplines.

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ARCR Mission Statement:

Alcohol Research: Current Reviews is an open-access, interdisciplinary journal with the mission of providing in-depth reviews spanning the field of alcohol research. Areas of interest include the effects of alcohol across the lifespan on health, function, and well-being in addition to basic science, genetics, epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of alcohol-related conditions. Topics are approached from basic, translational, and clinical perspectives. Reviews are written in a style that is accessible to a broad audience of scientists and clinicians, including trainees, with varying specialties and degrees of expertise in the field of alcohol research.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

George F. Koob, Ph.D.
Director

Bridget Williams-Simmons, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Science Policy and Communications

Troy J. Zarcone, Ph.D.
Editor in Chief, Alcohol Research: Current Reviews
Health Science Administrator, Science Policy Branch, Office of Science Policy and Communications

Rachel I. Anderson, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, Alcohol Research: Current Reviews
Health Science Policy Analyst, Science Policy Branch, Office of Science Policy and Communications

Pamela Wernett, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, Alcohol Research: Current Reviews
Senior Health Science Policy Analyst, Science Policy Branch, Office of Science Policy and Communications

ICF

Steve Mitchell, M.S., Managing Editor
Melinda Moyer, M.S., Program Manager
Christy Vaughn, Senior Editor
Jane Colilla, Editor
Rajendra Patel, Layout/Production Specialist

Editorial Advisory Board

Christina Chambers, Ph.D., Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California

Tammy Chung, Ph.D., Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Charles H Lang, Ph.D., Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Jonathan Morgenstern, Ph.D., The Donald and Barbara School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Great Neck, New York

Laura Nagy, Ph.D., Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Subhash C. Pandey, Ph.D., Alcohol Research Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Marisa Roberto, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California

Rajita Sinha, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Sarah E. Zemore, Ph.D., Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California

Alcohol Research: Current Reviews is committed to publishing only the most informative, accurate, and impartial information possible from the field of alcohol research. We hold authors accountable for the articles submitted to the journal and require authors to declare any potentially competing financial interests that might be construed as influencing the results or interpretations of a reported study.

Note that disclosure of a competing financial interest does not imply that information in the article is questionable or that conclusions are biased. Alcohol Research: Current Reviews is not in the position to verify the accuracy of disclosure statements made by authors and rely on authors to provide complete and accurate information.

Alcohol Research: Current Reviews is a peer-reviewed journal produced twice per year under contract to ICF by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Cara Anjos Breeden, M.L.S., is the project officer. Opinions expressed in contributed articles do not necessarily reflect the views of NIAAA. The U.S. government does not endorse or favor any specific commercial product or commodity. Trade or proprietary names appearing in this publication are used only because they are considered essential in the context of the studies reported herein. Unless otherwise noted in the text, all material appearing in this journal is in the public domain and may be reproduced without permission. Citation of the source is appreciated.

Recent issues of Alcohol Research: Current Reviews are available online at https://www.arcr.niaaa.nih.gov and are indexed in PubMed at https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed. Back issues are archived at https://www.arcr.niaaa.nih.gov/archives.htm.

ISSN:

2168-3492 (Print)
2169-4796 (Electronic)
2168-3492 (Linking)

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