University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Helen Bader School of Social Welfare
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 786
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Contact Us:
Phone 414-229-5008
Fax 414-229-2872
Michael Fendrich
Michael Fendrich, Ph.D.
Director of CABHR


Research that Changes Lives
CABHR is led by an interdisciplinary team of academic scientists with broad interest in the addictions and behavioral health. Established in 1991, the center has a history of pursuing epidemiological, intervention, and clinical research with important implications for addiction treatment and public policy. Our scientists currently hold $1.5 million in research grants.

In the News

Energy Drinks

today @ UWM, "Cutting through the bull of CABs" with Lisa Berger, assistant professor

College Drinking

CABHR Hosts College Drinking Forum Highlights from the May 18, 2009 Workshop

Today's TMJ4, interview with Michael Fendrich

WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio, interview with Michael Fendrich and Sarah Belstock

UWM Post Article, "Study finds alcohol/drug abuse a problem in college", presented by CABHR's guest speaker Dr. Amelia Arria, Associate Director of the Center for Substance Abuse at the University of Maryland

Stories to Tell Project

WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio, interview with Laura Otto-Salaj and Daana Townsend

Photo Voice Project

WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio, interview with Ginny Stoffel Study finds alcohol/drug abuse a problem in college

What's New

Fall 2010 Newsletter Available Now
This issue examines the needs of student vets.
(Click here for the sources from the "Boots to Books" statistics on the front page of the newsletter.)

CABHR's Mentorship Plan

Recent and Forthcoming Articles
The latest publications by CABHR scientists.