April 2018

Conference: Cocaine - A Powerful Drug

Location: Xalapa, Mexico

The master's degree in Integral Consumption of Drug Prevention of the Institute of Sciences of the Health of the Universidad Veracruzana invites you to the Conference "Cocaine: A Powerful Drug" on Friday, April 6 from 12 to 2 pm (Central Mexico time) (GMT - 6)).

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Virtual seminar: "Alcohol and injury in transit in the Americas"

Location: Webinar, United States

There is ample evidence that shows that the harmful use of alcohol is associated with deaths and disability caused by injuries in traffic. There is a particular interest in the Region of the Americas on the relationship between transit caused injuries associated with the use of alcohol, since the implementation of policy measures have been slow in countries.

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Submitted onMonday 2nd April 2018 - 15:26
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Webinar: "Alcohol and Road Injuries in the Americas"

Location: Webinar, United States

There is ample evidence showing that the harmful use of alcohol is associated with deaths and disability caused by road injuries. The Region of the Americas is of particular interest in relation with alcohol related road injuries as data support policy actions in this area but countries have been slow in implementing them.

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Submitted onMonday 2nd April 2018 - 15:09
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Early Warning at the Global Level: The UNODC Early Warning Advisory on NPS

Location: Webinar, United States

Presenters:

Conor Crean, Scientific Affairs Officer, Laboratory and Scientific Section, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

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Submitted onWednesday 4th April 2018 - 18:58
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Conference "opiate: the medical use to the epidemic of overdose"

Location: MEXICO CITY, Mexico

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Submitted onMonday 2nd April 2018 - 17:34
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Coming Into the Light: Breaking the Stigma of SUDs

Location: Concord, United States

Learning Objectives

Participants will: Be able to identify use strengths based language to reduce stigma associated with substance use disorders. Be able to conceptualize the factors that influence stigma associated with substance use disorders and their consequences. Be able to discuss targets and interventions aimed at addressing stigma associated with substance use.

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Submitted onThursday 15th March 2018 - 13:01
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Webinar: The Surgeon General Report - A Public Health Approach

Location: Webinar, United States

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

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Submitted onFriday 6th April 2018 - 10:27
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8th European Alcohol Policy Conference 2018

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8th European Alcohol Policy Conference 2018

The 8th European Alcohol Policy Conference (8EAPC) will take place from 20-21st November in Edinburgh, Scotland. 

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Submitted onMonday 23rd April 2018 - 13:28
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Cellular and molecular basis of behavior

Location: Webinar, Mexico

Monday 23 April 2018, 12:00 pm (time of the city of Mexico)

Coordinates: Ranulfo Romo (ECN)

Professor: John Lerma (Instituto de Neurociencias, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas and the Universidad Miguel Hernández, San Juan de Alicante, Spain)

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Submitted onSaturday 14th April 2018 - 03:38
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Management of Opioid Use Disorder in Primary Care

Location: Seattle, United States

About the presenter: Joseph O. Merrill M.D., M.P.H. is a UW associate professor of medicine and is a certified expert in addiction medicine. He has clinical and research expertise in primary care, addiction medicine, pain medicine and HIV medicine. As a member of the UW School of Medicine Colleges Faculty, he is active in medical student education. He teaches students, residents and practicing physicians in a wide variety of settings. Dr. Merrill completed his undergraduate education at Wesleyan University and attended medical school at Yale University. Dr.

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D-Healthylife Interdisciplinary Co-Creation Workshop in Barcelona

Location: Barcelona, Spain

As part of the d-HealthyLife initiative EIT Health Campus is offering a full day co-creation workshop. This is a developing project that implementing "participatory processes to develop training programmes on the co-creation, motivation and behaviour change, and innovative business models for digital health products."

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Submitted onWednesday 4th April 2018 - 15:54
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SAMHSA Live Virtual Event: Supporting Students with Serious Mental Illness, Substance Use Disorders

Location: Webinar, United States

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

Approximately 1.8 of the nation's college students meet the medical criteria for substance misuse or dependence. Increasing numbers of students report high levels of anxiety, hopelessness, and other symptoms of mental illness.

Join national leaders in a conversation about treatment and recovery supports for these underrepresented student populations. Presenters will:

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Submitted onFriday 20th April 2018 - 17:29
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