National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Columbia University
152 W 57th Street 12 th Fl, NY-10019
Country: United States of America
Region: Northern America
Website: http://www.casacolumbia.org
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
Short description:
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University brings together under one roof all the professional disciplines needed to study and combat abuse of all substances – alcohol, nicotine as well as illegal, prescription and performance enhancing drugs – in all sectors of society.
CASA aims to inform Americans of the economic and social costs of substance abuse and its impact on their lives, as well as, remove the stigma of substance abuse and replace shame and despair with hope.
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