$ 3 Million MUSC Methamphetamine Study Fundis the National Institutes of Health the Medical University of South Carolina a $ 3,000 grant for the country’s first Translational Research in Addiction Center , which will focus on awarded the clinical neurobiology of methamphetamine dependence contact .

The TRAC, the first such program, as in the nation, is, by Ronald Lake human volunteers.of Neurosciences are addressed. Co – investigators include Peter Kalivas, head of the Department of Neuroscience and Robert Malcolm, and Kathleen Brady, the MUSC Department of Psychiatry.

Applications will be become a Fellowship at in hospital medical autumn 2008 be available, and the first class of Hospital Medicine Fellows be be recorded on the Hospital Medicine 2009, SHM Annual Meeting of Chicago.