Upcoming Events

Webinar | PRODEPENDENCE: Moving Beyond Codependency

Location: Manila, Philippines

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ISSUP Philippines would like to invite you attend Part I of their upcoming Webinar Series. Part I will focus on 'Prodependence: Moving Beyond Codependency'.
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Hombre adulto con uso nocivo de alcohol

Location: Mexico

Event infoLa Unidad de Reducción de la Demanda de la Comisión Interamericana para el Control del Abuso de Drogas y 

La Facultad de Psicología (UNAM)

Invitan a la 11a. Sesión Clínica: 

Hombre adulto con uso nocivo de alcohol

Fecha: Viernes 30 de octubre de 2020.

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Free Prevention Plus Wellness Webinars

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

Prevention Plus Wellness (PPW) provides free weekly one-hour webinars for prevention and health specialists and organizations addressing research and practice on integrated substance use prevention with wellness programs and training, evidence-based screening and brief interventions, and more.

Live PPW webinars come with a certificate for one-hour CEU credit and typically include a pdf of webinar slides and/or a link to the recorded webinar.

Below is a list of regularly offered PPW webinars.

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Studenten, alcohol, drugs en tabak

Location: Online

Voor de vijfde keer op rij organiseert het Trimbos-instituut de 'Inspiratiedag Studenten, alcohol, drugs en tabak'. Een jubileum editie dus! In verband met de coronamaatregelen doen wij dat online, kosteloos en in de vorm van een inspiratiemaand. Staatssecretaris Blokhuis trapt de inspiratiemaand af tijdens de livestream op maandag 2 november. Daarna volgen vier thematische workshops op 9, 16, 23 en 30 november.

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Working with Antisocial Personality: Etiology Through Treatment Interventions

Location: Webinar

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 @ 3-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

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Antisocial personality disorder and substance use disorder frequently go hand-in-hand. This presentation will review the diagnostic criteria and clinical presentation of APD and why it is so prevalent in SUD populations. This presentation will also explore some treatment interventions and techniques for clinicians to use with this population.

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Plenary 5: Role of Legislators and Traditional health Practitioners in Drug Demand Reduction

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

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The Fifth Plenary Session of the 'Drug Demand Reduction in Africa: Prevention, Treatment and Epidemiology' Virtual Conference from 16th September to 10th November 2020.
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NEW: Implementing One-Session Prevention Plus Wellness Programs During a Pandemic: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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SSA Conference and PhD Symposium

Location: Online

SSA's Conference and PhD Symposium will go ahead this year.

Booking is now open. Due to the ongoing pandemic our Conference will be delivered online.

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NDARC Annual Research Symposium: Session One: Substance use in the COVID-19 era: Research findings and clinical implications

Location: Sydney

Session One: Substance use in the COVID-19 era: Research findings and clinical implications

Date: Thursday, 5 November

Time: 1:30pm – 3:00pm

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The first session is focused on research findings and clinical implications of substance use during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Seminario Web: Justicia Terapéutica e intervenciones en el ámbito penal

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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ISSUP Argentina te invita a participar de un webinar enfocado en el desarrollo de estrategias de Justicia Terapéutica en el ámbito penal.
El webinar tendrá lugar el jueves 5 de noviembre de 2020 a las 16:00 hrs (hora argentina).

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Webinar | The Fusion of Substance Use and Sex

Location: Manila, Philippines

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ISSUP Philippines would like to invite you to attend Part II of their upcoming Webinar Series. This Webinar will focus on Best Practices: Understanding Why and How to Assess and Treat Co-occurring Disorders: Sex and Drugs.
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Safety 2020

Location: Adelaide, Australia

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The 14th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion will be held from 8-11 November 2020 in Adelaide, Australia. Hosted by the Public Health Association of Australia  and Co-Sponsored by the World Health Organization, and other key national and international organisations, Safety 2020 aims to bring together the global injury prevention community to continue the successful world conferences highlighting the important research, work and advocacy in injury prevention and safety promotion.

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Plenary 6: Review and Reflections - A Panel Session

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Drug Demand Reduction in Africa Virtual Conference ISSUP
The Sixth Plenary Session of the 'Drug Demand Reduction in Africa: Prevention, Treatment and Epidemiology' Virtual Conference from 16th September to 10th November 2020.
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Introduction to the Addiction Field

Location: Europe

Opening lecture master in addictions (European Prevention Curriculum- Universal Treatment Curriculum

You can access the conference by following the link below.

https://uibuniversitat.zoom.us/j/98197054517?pwd=OHplc292Mi9hdTFTNEdBaU83S0s4UT09

Please confirm attendance at gifesuib [at] gmail [dot] com

11tt November 5 pm CET

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Webinar | Family skills for Prevention of Substance Use, Mental Health and Violence and for Development, including under COVID-19

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

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On November 11th 2020, ISSUP Lebanon would like to invite you to attend their upcoming Webinar on Prevention through Family Skills.
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Seminario Web: Abordajes en el tratamiento por uso de sustancias en niños, niñas y adolescentes

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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ISSUP Argentina te invita a participar de un webinar enfocado en los ejes de abordaje y tratamiento del consumo de sustancias en niños y adolescentes.
El webinar tendrá lugar el miércoles 11 de noviembre de 2020 a las 18:00 hrs (hora argentina).

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ISAM – CSAM Joint Scientific Conference & Annual Meeting 2020

Location: Victoria, Canada

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ISAM-CSAM 2020 is Now a Fully Virtual Conference

Unprecedented global access to industry-leading addiction medicine education

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The 2020 NDARC Annual Research Symposium- Session Two: Research partnerships: Engaging with families, communities and services

Location: Sydney

Date: Thursday, 12 November 

Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm

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The second session is focused on research partnerships and engaging with families, communities and services.

Held during NAIDOC week, presentations will highlight NDARC research that focuses on Indigenous communities. Speakers also include Indigenous alcohol and other drug leaders in research and service providers.

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Who's Doing What?: The Epidemiology of Adolescent Substance Use

Location: Chicago, United States

This free webinar will review the epidemiology of adolescent substance.

The speaker will discuss the substances most often used by youth, look at trends in youth substance use over time, and discuss the protective role of family and positive social supports.

As a result of participating in this webinar, you will be able to: 

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Adolescents with Co-Occurring Disorders: Already in our Care

Location: Webinar

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 3-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

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Adolescence is a unique and active period of development. Differential diagnostic understanding and treatment is complicated, specialized, and vital. Often, protective change and treatment progress can be stalled by unrecognized areas of risk and need. As many as 40% of adolescents with identified mental health needs have co-occurring substance use issues. Identified substance use needs predict co-occurring mental health disorders over 70% of the time.

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9th European Alcohol Policy Conference

Location: Oslo, Norway

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The 9th European Alcohol Policy Conference, will be held in Oslo, 18 – 19 November 2020. This is the 9th in a series of very successful European Alcohol Policy Conferences (Warsaw 2004, Helsinki 2006, Barcelona 2008, Brussels 2010, Stockholm 2012, Brussels 2014 and Ljubljana 2016 and Edinburgh 2018). The theme of this year’s conference is “Futureproofing Alcohol Policy”.

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9th European Alcohol Policy Conference

Location: Oslo

On behalf of The European Alcohol Policy Alliance (Eurocare) and Actis – Norwegian Policy Network on Alcohol and Drugs, it is with great pleasure that we announce the 9th European Alcohol Policy Conference, to be held in Oslo, 18 – 19 November 2020. This is the 9th in a series of very successful European Alcohol Policy Conferences (Warsaw 2004, Helsinki 2006, Barcelona 2008, Brussels 2010, Stockholm 2012, Brussels 2014 and Ljubljana 2016 and Edinburgh 2018). 

The theme of this year’s conference is “Futureproofing Alcohol Policy”.

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VII International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS)

Location: Online

The VII International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) will take place on the 18th and 19th of November, 2020.

The series, which started in Budapest in 2012, aims to share knowledge and strengthen collaboration on NPS among multidisciplinary professionals at the international level.

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The 2020 NDARC Annual Research Symposium- Session Three: E-cigarettes and tobacco: Policy, trends and interventions

Location: Sydney

Date: Thursday, 19 November 

Time: 9:00am – 10:30am

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The third session is focused on the latest research on e-cigarettes and tobacco.

This session includes presentations on NDARC’s tobacco and e-cigarettes stream, including the e-cigarette surveillance project and smoking cessation trials. 

 

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Global Summit on Oncology and Cancer Therapy

Location: New York, United States

Longdom Conferences extends our immense pleasure and honor to invite you to attend “Global Summit on Oncology and Cancer Therapy”, scheduled on November 23-24, 2020 in New York, USA.

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The 2020 NDARC Annual Research Symposium- Session Four: Illicit drugs: Research and clinical responses

Location: Sydney

Date: Thursday, 26 November 

Time: 9:00am – 10:30am

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The fourth session is focused on bringing researchers and clinicians together to discuss current treatment, clinical trials, and studies into illicit drug use.

This session includes presentations on the latest trends in illicit drug use, including NDARC's clinical trials, with a particular focus on opioids and methamphetamine.

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LXXV Congreso Anual de la Sociedad de Neurología, Psiquiatría y Neurocirugía

Location: Santiago, Chile

Entre el 21 y 28 de Noviembre próximo, se llevará a cabo el LXXV Congreso Anual de la Sociedad de Neurología, Psiquiatría y Neurocirugía (SONEPSYN), de Chile.

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Working with the whole person: Alcohol, mental health and complex needs

Location: Online, hosted from Cardiff, Wales, UK, United Kingdom

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Alcohol Change UK's first online interactive conference

 

Wednesday 2 December and Thursday 3 December 2020

 

Who is this conference for?

If you’re passionate about harm reduction, this event is for you. If you want to get alongside people as they overcome the obstacles in their past and present, and move on to a more fulfilling future, we can help you along that path.

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Working with the whole person: Alcohol, mental health and complex needs

Location: Online

Alcohol Change UK's first online interactive conference

Who is this conference for?

If you’re passionate about harm reduction, this event is for you. If you want to get alongside people as they overcome the obstacles in their past and present, and move on to a more fulfilling future, we can help you along that path. Whether you’re a researcher, practitioner, commissioner, clinician, or emergency service worker, you’ll get new insights, hear about the latest research, and make new connections at our 2020 conference.

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Annual Pediatrics and Neonatology Summit 2020 (Virtual)

Location: NA

APN Summit 2020 is accredited with maximum of [15] AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)

Pediatrics conference 2020 committee invites the participants across the globe to attend its annual conference, Annual Pediatrics and Neonatology Summit which is going to take place during Dec 02-04, 2020.

Organized around the theme “Current challenges in delivering Pediatric and Neonatal Researches”, Pediatrics conference is comprised of various sessions designed to offer comprehensive symposiums that address current issues in the field of Pediatrics and provides fantastic opportunity to network with your peers from academia and industry.

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Substance Use Interventions for Adolescents and Transitional Age Youth

Location: Chicago

In this free webinar, participants will learn an approach to conduct proper screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment for young adults (ages 18-25) at risk for substance use disorders.

They will then hear about key behavioural and pharmacologic treatments for youth with substance use disorders including motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, contingency management and medications for alcohol and opioid use disorders.

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The Stigma of Substance Use

Location: Manchester

About this Event

Dr Liviu Alexandrescu Lecturer in Criminology School of History, Philosophy and Culture – Oxford Brookes University

Presentation title: Drug/dependency stigma and marginality: some reflections on the political economy of blame 

About Liviu

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8th World Congress on Healthcare Management System

Location: Amman, Jordan

 Healthcare Management System Utilitarian Conference

On behalf of the organising committee, it is our pleasure to invite you to join the 8th World Congress on Healthcare Management System during April 6-8, 2021 in Amman, Jordan.

Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. The HMSUCG2021 scientific meeting will encourage hopes and discussion to inspire, educate participants, and young research minds from a wide array of themes to collaborate within and with the investors, funders for the advancement of the Healthcare field.

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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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Club Health Montréal 2021

Location: Montreal

Club Health Montréal 2021 will be held at the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ), Montreal. To extend participation and allow for flexibility, attendees can join virtually from wherever they are in the world.

This exciting event will bring together experts from a wide range of fields to exchange information on the latest research, policy and practice on protecting and promoting health in nightlife settings. We will create networking and interaction virtually as well as in Montréal.

The objectives of Club Health Montréal 2021 include:

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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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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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