Upcoming Events

Prevention Plus Wellness Parent Training Programs: Free Webinar

Location: Saint Augustine, United States

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Planet Youth- The Core Elements

Location: Online

An online conference that starts at 01:00 pm (GMT) on Wednesday, April 21.

The agenda includes a broad overview of the Planet Youth methodology, an evaluation of the model along with a discussion on the Prevention Capacity Assessment.

THE AGENDA

Starting at 01:00 pm (GMT)

Opening – Jon Sigfusson

Planet Youth 101 – Ingibjorg Eva Thorisdottir

Evaluation of the method – Alfgeir Kristjansson 

Prevention Capacity Assessment – Håkan Leifman 

Engaging with Planet Youth – Pall Rikhardsson 

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ASAM Virtual 2021

Location: Online

The American Society of Addiction Medicine Virtual.2021 highlights best practices and the latest science, research, and innovations in addiction medicine from leading experts in the field. For the second year, ASAM is offering two-and-a-half-days of 60-75 hours of CME/CE/MOC, high-quality education, innovative topics, sessions, posters and supplemental virtual courses in a completely online platform.

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Interdisciplinary integration and improvement of outcomes

Location: Online, Italy

Webinar: Organizational and clinical pathways in SerD with the introduction of new opioid addiction drugs

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The Child Justice Act, 2008 (Act 75 of 2008) and the Use/Possession of Cannabis by Children

Location: South Africa, South Africa

ISSUP South Africa and South Africa ITTC would like to invite you to attend their upcoming Webinar on The Child Justice Act, 2008 (Act 75 of 2008) and the use/possession of cannabis by children.
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The Forgotten: Substance Use Disorders and Behavior Addiction in Indonesia Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia

ISSUP Indonesia presents Webinar in order to meet the Launch of ISSUP National Chapter Indonesia: "The Forgotten: Substance Use Disorders and Behavior Addiction in Indonesia Amid COVID-19 Pandemic"
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Universal Training Curriculum 5 (UTC 5) : Intake, Screening, Assessment, Treatment Planning and Documentation for Addiction Professionals

Location: Davao City, Philippines

We are pleased to invite you to participate in a training on 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐚𝐥 𝐓𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐂𝐮𝐫𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐮𝐥𝐮𝐦 𝟓 (𝐔𝐓𝐂 𝟓): 𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞, 𝐒𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠, 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭, 𝐓𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐃𝐨𝐜𝐮𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐀𝐝𝐝𝐢𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐬 this April 26 to May 07, 2021 every 15:00 to 18:00 (PHT), UTC+8, weekdays only via Zoom and Google Classroom.  

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SALIS / AMHL CONFERENCE

Location: Online

CONFERENCE

5th Annual Joint SALIS/AMHL Conference

42nd Annual SALIS Conference

April 27 – 29, 2021 (Virtual)

 

Information Professionals:

 Building Back Better in the Post Pandemic World 

 

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A year later... balance sheet and future prospects in local drug policies in the context of COVID-19

Location: Washington DC, United States

Registration: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_psA8wE1ZSUqwg1hJ9n9ejw

More than a year away from the onset of the pandemic, we will discuss the development of events and their meaning from the perspective of mental health and the use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

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Advocacy for science-based prevention: the evidence doesn’t speak for itself

Location: Online

Objective: To raise awareness on, and interest in, the role of the European Prevention Curriculum (EUPC) in advocating for the application of science-based strategies in policy- and decision-making at local level.

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Drinking Transitions During Lockdown

Location: Online, United Kingdom

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN) warmly invite you to an online event on Wednesday 28 April from 12:30-14:00 BST for the fourth SHAAP/SARN Alcohol Occasionals event of 2021.

Dr Emily Nicholls (University of York) will deliver a presentation entitled: "Understanding drinking transitions during lockdown: social inequalities, alcohol and the COVID-19 pandemic". This will be followed by a Q+A session and opened up for a wider discussion.

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SPR Advocacy Committee Town Hall Event

Location: Online

The field of prevention science is dedicated to translating research into effective programs, practices, and policies – but for many prevention scientists, the world of policymaking and prevention advocacy is unknown territory.

If you are interested in learning from others who do this work, please join the Society for Prevention Advocacy Committee for a townhall-style discussion with four panelists who have extensive experience educating and advocating for prevention with state and local policymakers.

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HVC training path: activities of SerD and the hospital-territory network

Location: Online, Italy

Webinar: HCV elimination plans for substance users: where are we? A focus on evidence

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Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry Annual Conference 2021

Location: Online

Join the Royal College of Psychiatrists for their annual scientific conference, with the latest research and service developments.

The Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry is inviting poster submissions for our online conference on 29-30 April 2021.

All submissions will be reviewed ahead of the conference and successful authors will then be invited to present their work as an online poster.

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Quality in School Substance Use Prevention: How Difficult is it to Implement a Real System of Quality Control?

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

ISSUP Lebanon invite you to attend their upcoming webinar on the topic of quality in school substance use prevention.
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Opioid use worldwide and in Mexico: dimension and needs for care

Location: México, Mexico

Live streaming: https://colnal.mx/agenda/el-consumo-de-opioides-en-el-mundo-y-en-mexico-dimension-y-necesidades-de-atencion/

Friday, April 30, 2021, from 18:00 to 20:00 (Mexico City time)

Coordinates: Dr Maria Elena Medina-Mora

Participate:

SILVIA CRUZ, CINVESTAV

CLARA FLEIZ, INPRFM

CARLOS MAGIS, Faculty of Psychology-UNAM

CLAUDIA RAFFUL, Faculty of Psychology-UNAM

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III INTERNATIONAL WORKING DAYS ON PREVENTION (III JIPRE)

Location: Seville/Spain, Spain

Dear Congressmen

It is a pleasure to inform you that the III INTERNATIONAL DAYS OF WORK ON PREVENTION (III JIPRE)are approaching, under the motto "Challenges of digitization in prevention". These conferences will be held ONLINE during the month of May 2021,organized by the PAIDI Group "Innovation in Care and Social Determinants in Health" of the Department of Nursing of the Faculty of Nursing Physiotherapy and Podiatry, university of Seville and PRECUICOM.

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 III INTERNATIONAL WORK CONFERENCE ON PREVENTION (III JIPRE)

Location: Seville/Spain, Spain

It is a pleasure to inform you that the III INTERNATIONAL WORK CONFERENCE ON PREVENTION (III JIPRE) is approaching, under the slogan “Challenges of digitalization in prevention”. These conferences will be held ONLINE during the month of May 2021, organized by the PAIDI Group "Innovation in Care and Social Determinants in Health" of the Nursing Department of the Faculty of Physiotherapy and Podiatry Nursing, of the University of Seville and PRECUICOM.

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HepHIV 2021

Location: Lisbon

The next HepHIV conference will take place 5-7 May 2021 involving participants from across the community, public health and the health system. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the HepHIV2021 Lisbon Conference will take place via a virtual platform. A Portuguese national meeting will be arranged if feasible

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Tobacco Webinar Series: Tobacco Use - Pleasure or Harm?

Location: New Delhi, India

ISSUP are excited to invite you to attend the first of three Webinars on the topic of Tobacco Use. This first Webinar will be hosted by ISSUP India and centre on 'Tobacco Use - Pleasure or Harm?'
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Quality standards in drug treatment: some ideas for incorporation into our country's services

Location: Santiago, Chile

ISSUP Chile

ISSUP Chile invites you to participate in a webinar on quality standards in drug treatment and how to incorporate them into treatment services in Chile.

The webinar will take place on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. (Chile time)

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Current events of DSM 5 on addictions and personality disorders

Location: Online, Italy

DSM 5 represented a substantial evolution in the taxonomy of psychiatric pathology and was the product of intense scientific and cultural work that found several moments of great debate, from the abolition of the diagnosis of addiction with the replacement to it of the diagnosis of substance use disorder, to the attempt to propose a new classification of personality disorders , then not yet well tested and such that DSM 5 built two chapters first reviewing the old approach and then proposing a second with a new dimensional mode.

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Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders in Patients suffering from Substance Use Disorder

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

ISSUP Pakistan would like to invite you to their upcoming Webinar on the topic of Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders in Patients suffering from Substance Use Disorder.
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National Addiction Leadership Conference

Location: Denver

NAATP National is one of the most relevant, engaging, and influential conferences in our industry. This leadership conference remains unique and critically important as the leading educational and networking event within the addiction treatment field. 

NAATP is continuously monitoring the developments surrounding COVID-19 and working with our hotel and golf tournament sites to coordinate a safe environment for our conference events and meetings. The safety and well-being of our community and conference attendees is our top priority

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Specialist course in addiction and psychiatric pathologies clinic

Location: Online, Italy

The training course aims to represent a moment of reflection and in-depth study on the relationship between the different types of disorder from the use of psychoactive substances and psychopathological clinical frameworks. Substance use disorder (SUD) is very common among young patients with schizophrenia. It can precede or follow the onset of psychotic symptoms or the onset of both may coincide. The comorbility of schizophrenia

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What Implementation Experts Need to Know About Program Fidelity- Virtual Lab

Location: Online

Virtual Learning Lab Description: The purpose of the virtual learning lab is to expand on the information delivered in the presentation, “Applying Prevention Science to Practice: What Implementation Experts Need to Know About Program Fidelity”.

The virtual learning lab will provide an opportunity for conversation between prevention professionals, guided by facilitators, to provide a greater level of detail and understanding into the key concepts of the topics addressed.

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Tobacco Webinar Series: New Electronic Smoking Devices - What's the Difference?

Location: Manila, Philippines

ISSUP would like to invite you to attend the second session in the three-part Webinar series focusing on Tobacco Use. This Webinar will be hosted by ISSUP Philippines and ask the question 'New Electronic Smoking Devices - What's the Difference?'
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14th European Congress on Heroin Addiction & Related Clinical Problems

Location: Grenoble, France

The vision

EUROPAD exists to improve the lives of opiate non-medical users and their families and to reduce the impact of illicit drug use on society as a whole. The Association works to develop opiate ad- diction treatment in Europe but also aims to make a major contribution to the knowledge of, and attitudes to, addiction treatment worldwide

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Consumption of psychoactive substances and gender perspective. In the week of International Day of Action for Women's Health

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISSUP Argentina

ISSUP Argentina invites you to participate in a webinar that will discuss psychoactive substance use and gender perspective - in the week of the International Day of Action for Women's Health. The webinar will take place on May 21, 2021 at 11:00 hrs (Argentina time).

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Evolution of SerD intervention between new needs and early approach

Location: Online, Italy

Changes in phenomena are now a "mantra" when it comes to harmful consumption and addictions.

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46th Annual Alcohol Epidemiology Symposium of the Kettil Bruun Society

Location: Online

About the symposium

The primary purpose of the symposium is to provide a forum where researchers involved in studies on alcohol can exchange ideas about their ongoing research. The scope of the symposium includes studies of determinants and consequences of drinking, drinking cultures and patterns, social and institutional responses to drinking related harms prevention and care.

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Tobacco Webinar Series: Tobacco Smoking Addiction - From Prevention to Treatment

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

ISSUP would like to invite you to attend the final session in the series of three Webinars focusing on Tobacco Use. The third Webinar will be hosted by ISSUP Pakistan and explore the topic of 'Tobacco Smoking Addiction - From Prevention to Treatment'.
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SPR 2021 Annual Meeting

Location: Washington DC

Mark your calendars to attend the most important prevention science conference–the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 29thAnnual Meeting that will be held June 1-4, 2021. This year’s theme is “Addressing Racism and Disparities when Considering Biology and Context.”

The Society for Prevention Research envisions a wellness-oriented society in which evidenced-based programs and policies are continuously applied to improve the health and well-being of its citizens, fostering positive human development and citizens who lead productive lives, in caring relationships with others.

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14th Annual ISSDP Conference 2021

Location: Aguascalientes, Mexico

The 14th ISSDP Conference will be held in Aguascalientes, Mexico from the 2nd until the 4th of June 2021. This annual event is of interest to academics in the field of drug policy, as well as policymakers and decision-makers interested in drugs and drug policy.

The ISSDP is working in partnership with the IJDP, the official journal partner of the 14th annual conference. The 14th ISSDP Scientific Committee looks forward to receiving proposals in response to its call and will be more than happy to respond to inquiries from interested parties.

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International Conference on Addiction Treatment and Therapy

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the presentations. With its high quality, it provides an exceptional value for students, academics and industry researchers.

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Stigma of Addiction Summit, National Academy of Medicine

Location: Washington DC, United States

Thursday, June 10, 2021

12:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT (Washington, DC time)

Register now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stigma-of-addiction-summit-tickets-137017953387

 

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Let's talk about Alcohol again. Comparison between professionals on therapeutic pathways and proposals for the future

Location: Online, Italy

Although alcohol is the direct and indirect cause of a very high number of deaths every year, and can lead to serious social and mental consequences in those who abuse it, the social attitude towards it maintains alarming spaces of "availability".

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European Drugs Summer School 2021

Location: Lisbon

The two week Summer School prepares professionals and students to meet the complex policy challenges that face Europe and the World in the field of drugs. Teaching staff include scientific experts from the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), researchers, practitioners and policymakers.

This edition will have a special focus on illicit drugs and vulnerable groups.

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2021 ICUDDR Virtual Conference

Location: Washington, D.C.

ICUDDR ISSUP
The 2021 ICUDDR Virtual Conference will be held on July 20 & 21, 2021. Theme: “Sustaining and Adapting Addiction Science to Virtual Realities”
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Addiction Conference 2021

Location: Online

Lives and livelihoods in Africa are lost every day to a medical disorder of which the true extent and severity is unknown.

Addiction needs to be seen for what it is. Not as a weakness. Not as a lack of character. Not as something that needs to be punished.

Substance use disorder (SUD) is a diagnosable, treatable medical disorder and no country or company can afford to lose any more resources to ineffective, uncoordinated addiction treatment protocols. 

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RSMj 2021 4th Annual Scientific Meeting

Location: Boston, United States

The 4th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Marijuana (RSMj) will be held from July 23-25, 2021 in Boston, MA. 

The Research Society on Marijuana (RSMj) is a network of scientists with the shared goal of promoting understanding through empirical research of the determinants, correlates, consequences, contexts, and assessment of marijuana use as well as the treatment of problematic marijuana use, including cannabis use disorder.

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Research Society on Marijuana (RSMj) Annual Scientific Meeting

Location: Boston

RSMj are pleased to announce that the 5th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Marijuana (RSMj) will be held from July 23-25, 2021 in Boston, MA.

Call for Proposals now open!

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2021 Annual SRNT-E Conference

Location: Online

SRNT-E is the European chapter of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco.

The 2021 SRNT-E conference will be organised virtually on 15-17th September 2021. 

Speakers will discuss the latest research on the following topics:

  • Clinical
  • Public health
  • Policy/Economy
  • Basic Science/PreClinical

You can find out more about the programme and keynote speakers here.

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17th Annual International INEBRIA Conference

Location: Goa, India

INEBRIA are delighted to invite you to the 17th Annual INEBRIA Conference in Goa, India.

Brief interventions can play an integral role in addressing the burden, harms and societal costs associated with alcohol use. However, there is limited uptake of brief interventions in culturally diverse and low resource settings. This necessitates a critical appraisal of what we have achieved until now as a field, and debate and discussion on the next steps for brief interventions in specific cultural contexts. 

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2nd Euro Depression and Psychiatry Congress

Location: Barcelona, Spain

European depression and psychiatry congress with eminent psychiatrists, mental health professionals from USA, Europe, Asia, Middle East

2nd Euro Depression and Psychiatry Congress pertains to Psychiatry and Depressive Disorders such as anxiety, depression, bipolar, behavioral disorders, post-traumatic, seasonal depression, persistent depressive disorder, stress and understanding the effective diagnosis & treatment to identify and help to facilitate the recovery of someone suffering from psychiatric disorders.

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12th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting

Location: Tallinn, Estonia

EUSPR are pleased to announce that the 12th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting will take place on September 29th – October 1st, 2021, in Tallinn, Estonia. The main conference takes place on the September 30th and October 1st, and pre-conference workshops will take place on the September 29th.

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Global Alcohol Policy Conference

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

The Global Alcohol Policy Conference 2021 to be held in Cape Town – on site and online.

The 7th Global Alcohol Policy Conference (GAPC) 2021 will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, 11-14 October 2021.

Considering the uncertainties regarding the COVID-19 situation at that time, GAPC 2021 will be a hybrid conference with both on site and online participation.

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NAADAC 2021 Annual Conference

Location: Online

NAADAC is excited to announce that the NAADAC 2021 Annual Conference will be held virtually from October 28-30, 2021!

Last year, the virtual NAADAC 2020 Annual Conference brought together over 1,300 addiction-focused professionals from all 50 states and 13 countries! Our virtual conference platform offered attendees the unique opportunity to network with addiction professionals from across the globe while learning about the latest information on today's most relevant addiction-related topics.
 

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2nd Asian Public Mental Health Congress

Location: Bali, Indonesia

Asian Public Mental health Congress at Bali, Indonesia by Psychiatrists, Mental health practitioners

2nd Asian Public Mental Health Congress pertains to psychiatry and mental health disorders such as anxiety, depression, bipolar, behavioral disorders, post-traumatic, seasonal depression, persistent depressive disorder, stress management and understanding the effective diagnosis & treatment to facilitate the recovery from psychiatric disorders.

Opportunity for all the presenters to be part of Best Presenter / Best Young Researcher / Best Poster Awards competition.

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