NIDA stands for the National Institute on Drug Abuse. It is a federal research institute, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
NIDA’s mission is to “lead the nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.”
The NIDA Web site is located at http://www.nida.nih.gov/NIDAHome.html
--Suzannekane 20:44, 30 November 2009 (UTC)