Gambling Disorder Screening Day 2019

The 6th Gambling Disorder Screening Day is Tuesday, March 12, 2019. If you would like to be listed on our website as a supporter with a link to your website, email If you are a provider and would like to host, it’s never been easier! Everything you need to host is located in our…

CHARGE 2019 Is Here!

CHARGE is the Cambridge Health Alliance Readiness for Gambling Expansion initiative. CHARGE activities take place throughout the year, especially during the month of March as we recognize Problem Gambling Awareness Month . Stay tuned as we continue to announce upcoming CHARGE activities.  

Join Our Team

Now Hiring! The Division on Addiction is seeking a Research & Evaluation Scientist for a variety of¬†addiction-related projects. This individual will be overseeing data management, documentation and quality control; work with Harvard Medical School faculty on addiction-related research; and perform advanced data analysis on primary and secondary sources. The Division is also seeking an Administrative…

In Memoriam

Our dear friend and colleague, Ms. Tasha Chandler, passed away March 18, 2018. We remember Tasha as a consummate professional and steadfast friend. Her contributions to the Division for the past 10 years have been numerous and central to our success. Tasha began her career at the Division as an administrative research coordinator. Most recently,…

Research News

The Division is pleased to announce a new research study and partnership: The GVC-Division on Addiction Internet Gambling Research Collaborative. This is a 5-years study on gambling and gambling-related problems among patrons of GVC Holdings PLC, the multinational sports bettering and gaming group. Learn more about this study.


We are proud to announce that Debi A. LaPlante, Ph.D., Director of Research and Academic Affairs at the Division on Addiction, is the recipient of the 2018 Scientific Achievement Award. This prestigious award is given by the National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG).