Talk to the Veterans Crisis Line now
U.S. flag
An official website of the United States government
ORD only    All VA Research websites

Office of Research & Development

print icon sign up for VA Research updates

Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Understanding and targeting stress reactivity in women Veterans with alcohol misuse
Principal Investigator:

Cathryn G Holzhauer

Location: Northampton, MA
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $201,939
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Objectives: The overall objective of the proposed CDA-2, “Understanding and targeting stress reactivity in women Veterans with alcohol misuse”, is for the candidate to receive mentored training on, and to develop skills for, conducting research among women Veterans. Women are expected to comprise 35% of the U.S. Veteran population by 2035, making them the fastest growing segment of VHA users. Within this growing population, understanding their particular clinical needs will become increasingly i...

Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team.

Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.