Research Grants

VCBH research includes randomized clinical trials and outpatient laboratory studies on a wide range of topics related to drug abuse and other health behaviors, behavioral economics and behavioral pharmacology. In addition to our large center awards (see TCORS and COBRE webpages), our research includes the following grant support:

 

1RO1HD078332 (PI: Stephen T. Higgins)

Agency: NIH/DHHS

Behavioral Economic Approach to Reducing Maternal Smoking in Disadvantaged Women

6/01/2015-5/32/2020

 

T32DA007242 (PI: Stephen T. Higgins)

Agency: NIDA

Training in Behavioral Pharmacology of Drug Abuse

9/30/90-6/30/2016

 

R01HDA075669 (PI: Stephen T. Higgins)

Agency: NICHD

Financial Incentives for Smoking Cessation among Disadvantaged Pregnant Women

3/01/13-2/28/2018

 

R01DA031928 (PI: Sarah Heil)

Agency: NIH

Testing the Reliability and Validity of Pupil Diameter in Opioid-Exposed Neonates

09/15/2012-07/31/2017

 

R01DA036670 (PI: Sarah H. Heil)

Agency: NIDA

Improving Effective Contraceptive Use among Opioid-maintained Women: Stage II

7/1/14-5/31/19

 

U01DA041148 (PI: Hugh Garavan)

​Agency: NIH

ABCD - USA Consortium: Research Project

10/2015-9/2020

 

U54CA163303 (PI: Brian Sprague)

Agency: NIH

​Vermont PROSPR Research Center

09/23/2011-05/31/2017

 

A17021S (PI: Richard Rawson)

Evaluation of the Vermont Hub-and-Spoke System for the treatment of opioid use disorders

07/01/2016-12/31/2017

 

R01CA192940 (PI: John R. Hughes)

​Agency: NIH

Does Abstinence From E-cigarettes Produce Withdrawal Symptoms?

09/09/2015-08/31/2018

 

R01CA1673176 PI: John R. Hughes)

Agency: NIH

​A Test of Two Clinical Methods to Prompt a Quit Attempt Among Smokers

09/01/2011-06/30/2017