Current Grant Funding

Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Sciences (TCORS): Project 4 — Economics, experiments and PATH data: creating knowledge for tobacco regulation

FUNDING SOURCE:  National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) 
TOTAL FUNDING:  $1,902,872
CURRENT YEAR DIRECT COSTS:  $383,142 (Project 4 Only)
ROLE:  Principal Investigator (PI)
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR (PI):  Jody L. Sindelar (Project PI); Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin & Stephanie O'Malley (Overall Center Grant PIs)
PROJECT DATES:  September 30, 2013 – August 31, 2018
MAJOR GOALS:  The overarching goal of the Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science is to reduce addiction by developing a strong knowledge base on how flavors, including menthol, and sweeteners affect the initiation and development of addiction to current tobacco and modified risk tobacco products.