February 2021

Webinar | Prevention of Drug Use and other Risky Behaviours in Youth: Data-Based Planning for Effective Prevention

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

ISSUP Lebanon Webinar Flyer
On 1st February 2021, ISSUP Lebanon would like to invite you to attend their upcoming Webinar on the topic of Substance Use Epidemiology and Evidence-based Prevention Programs.
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Submitted on Monday 21st December 2020 - 09:28
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Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice for Clinicians in the AOD Sector

Location: Online

An introduction to Evidence-Based Practice for clinicians, allied health professionals and service providers working in the AOD sector

About this Event

Length: 1 hour

Workshop Goal: This module seeks to help you progress your level of knowledge in utilising evidence to facilitate evidence-based practice, and to improve patient/client outcomes. 

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Submitted on Thursday 7th January 2021 - 09:29
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Introduction to Clinical Research for Clinicians Working in the AOD Sector

Location: Online

Length: 1 hour

Workshop Goal: To give staff working in AOD clinical settings an understanding of the key concepts and principles of clinical research and the benefits of introducing research into the clinical setting. 

Description: An overview of the basic concepts of clinical research, focusing on the main areas of why and how clinical research is carried out, the importance of ethics in research, and an outline of the five main clinical study designs.

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Submitted on Thursday 7th January 2021 - 09:26
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Introduction to Good Clinical Practice in Clinical Research for Clinicians Working in the AOD sector

Location: Online

Length: 4 hours

Workshop Goal: To give participants involved in research and trials a thorough understanding of all aspects of Good Clinical Practice and how it applies to everyday trial management .

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Submitted on Thursday 7th January 2021 - 09:22
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DFAM Drug and Substance Abuse Conference 2021

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

ISSUP
Youth & The Region's Big Issue: Drug Abuse
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Submitted on Monday 4th January 2021 - 15:53
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SRNT 27th Annual Meeting

Location: Online

The Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco (SRNT) 27th Annual Meeting will take place on the 24th-27th of February.

2021 Theme: Social Justice and Action in Tobacco and Nicotine Science

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Submitted on Saturday 2nd January 2021 - 21:01
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South Africa ITTC Online (Live) Motivational Interviewing Training

Location: Online, South Africa

This live training on Motivational Interviewing takes place weekly on Thursdays from 12h00 till 13h00, starting 25 February 2021, with the last session being on Wednesday 18 March 2021.

Motivational Interviewing is a best-evidence approach for tackling harmful substance use and general motivation-related change, including that treatment non-adherence. It is an approach that does not seek to replace other therapeutic approaches, but that seeks instead to support and strengthen them.

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Submitted on Monday 11th January 2021 - 13:54
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