Our Mission

The Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies (CAAS) is an internationally renowned research center in addiction research. Our mission is twofold:

  1. To conduct collaborative research that will lead to more effective treatment for alcohol and drug use, and
  2. To create a nationwide program in substance abuse education and training for psychologists, physicians, medical students, and health care professionals.

We invite you to visit our website and learn more about our extraordinary faculty, innovative research, and unparalleled opportunities for research and training.