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Ongoing Projects


Here is a list of the ongoing research projects at the National Drug Dependence Treatment Center (NDDTC), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi


Development of a web-Portal on problem alcohol use in India, Funded by World Health Organization (Geneva) (2010 – Ongoing).


Rapid Situation Assessment of Drug and Alcohol Use at Digboi, Assam, Funded by India Oil Corporation Ltd, AOD, Digboi (2010- Ongoing).


National capacity building of medical professionals on treatment of substance use disorders. Funded by NFDAC, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, (2011 – 2014 Ongoing).


National Drug Use Survey, Maldives, Project of UNODC ROSA (2011-ongoing).


A pilot study of feasibility and efficacy of Brief intervention compared with Simple Advice when linked to the Brief ASSIST for Substance Use Disorders in Primary Health Care and Community Setting, Project of University of Adelaide, WHO Collaborating Centre (2011 – ongoing).


Feasibility of transporting urine samples of drug users on filter paper for screening drugs of abuse: A pilot exploratory study, Project funded by Indian Council of Medical Research funded ( 2012-Ongoing).