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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Neural Substrates of Binge Drinking
Principal Investigator:

Angela Ozburn

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2021 - December 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $276,833
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Alcohol misuse is responsible for ~88,000 deaths annually and exerts an annual cost of ~$250 billion in the US. Binge drinking, which accounts for ~75% of these costs, is defined by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism as consuming 4-5 drinks and/or achieving a blood alcohol level >80 mg/dL within a 2 hr period (Sacks et al., 2010). Binge drinking is increasing in the US, is highly prevalent in both male and female active military duty personnel and veterans, and is a strong pr...

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