March 2018

2017 review INCB

Location: Mexico, Mexico

International Narcotics Control Board report 2017

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Submitted on Tuesday 27th February 2018 - 02:30
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Course for parents on prevention of addictions

Location: MÉXICO , Mexico

Free course

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Submitted on Tuesday 6th March 2018 - 04:52
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17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health WCTOH 2018

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

About the Conference

The 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) will be held in Cape Town, South Africa from 7-9 March 2018. It will unite researchers, academics, non-governmental organisations, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and public officials working on all aspects of tobacco control from more than 100 countries.

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Submitted on Thursday 21st December 2017 - 21:46
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Results of the ENCODAT 2016-2017. Comparison between national and city of Mexico

Location: Ciudad de México, Mexico

Invitation to the research seminars in the field of addictions the Institute of attention and prevention of addictions. From 16:15 hrs (local time).

Presented by:

Maestro. Angel Rodríguez Pérez

Assistant Director for epidemiological research and psychosocial

Direction of research and evaluation (DIE)


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Submitted on Monday 19th February 2018 - 15:26
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Webinar: Cultural Aspect of Trauma and Substance Use Disorders

Location: Webinar

This webinar will address clinically relevant variables of culture and gender and their implications in assessment and treatment planning. The webinar will provide insight for the clinician when working with a variance of cultures. Tools for assessment and treatment planning will be provided, as well as resources in the community and national resources.

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Submitted on Thursday 4th January 2018 - 13:20
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Litigation Against Opioid Manufacturers: Lessons from the Tobacco Wars

Location: Webinar, United States

March 15, 2018 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. EST

Dozens of state, local, and tribal governments have sued opioid pain reliever (OPR) manufacturers for their alleged role in fueling the opioid overdose epidemic, and 41 state attorneys general are investigating potential unlawful sales and marketing practices by OPR manufacturers. These investigations and lawsuits appear similar to those against the tobacco industry during the 1990s.

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Submitted on Wednesday 7th March 2018 - 20:34
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Gender & Alcohol: Tackling Stereotypes

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

This meeting will take place in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday, 21st March 2018 from 6-8 pm.

- Dr Carol Emslie, Reader within the Institute of Applied Health Research at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will present new infographics on ‘Men, Women and Alcohol in Scotland’ 
- Katherine Brown, Chief Executive of IAS
- Victoria Troy of GCU will showcase a report by SHAAP/IAS on their 2017 seminar series ‘Women & Alcohol’ which looks at globalisation, empowerment, stigma, and the next steps.

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Submitted on Tuesday 20th February 2018 - 13:56
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Forum: Challenges to face the pathological gambling

Location: México, Mexico

Legislative Palace of San Lazaro

Auditorium Aurora Jimenez

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Submitted on Friday 9th March 2018 - 14:37
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Workshop on Gender Equality and Early Career Development

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

Gender Campus

Aimed at young and early career researchers this two day workshop aims to build capacity for those working in an interdisciplinary field. 

Led by Gender Campus - a platform for Gender Studies, Equality and Diversity at Swiss Universities. Gender Campus offers a space for digital and communication work of researchers working in various fields of research and applied sciences. 

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Submitted on Thursday 22nd March 2018 - 13:17
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Webinar: Neuroscience of Addiction

Location: Webinar

This webinar will provide an encompassing, but easy to understand summary of what the latest neuroscience research tells us about how to conceptualize addiction. We will start with a fundamental understanding of existing misconceptions that perpetuate stigma and relapse-prone treatment. Then we will cover the best-known studies that inform the most effective and constructive ways of understanding what drives the psychology and behaviors of substance use disorders and process addictions.

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Submitted on Thursday 4th January 2018 - 13:25
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