Upcoming Events

Asian Public Mental Health Virtual Congress

Location: Bali, Indonesia

Plenareno Asian public mental health congress

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Asian Public Mental Health Virtual Congress pertains to Psychiatry and Mental Health 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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High Risk Substance Use and Overdose Among Youth Conference

Location: Online

The rising numbers of young people with high-risk substance use, especially suffering from overdose, is alarming. Adolescence and young adulthood (under the age of 25) is the period of highest incidence and greatest impact of mental health and substance use disorders, yet there are no youth-specific services in place.

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Submitted on Monday 7th December 2020 - 12:25
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Digital Inclusion For All: Medici Final Conference

Location: Online

The Medici Final Conference showcases work on digital inclusion at the grassroots level. It will present case studies of good practices that directly tackle digital exclusion across the 27 EU member states and the UK. It will present the projects’ main results and will also explore prospects for the sustainability of the MEDICI platform in the future.

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MEDICI Conference "DIGITAL INCLUSION FOR ALL"

Location: Online

Join for free!

26th - 28th January 2020

 

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Webinar | Media-Based Persuasive Prevention

Location: California, United States

Media-Based Persuasive Prevention Flyer
ISSUP Global invites you to attend this upcoming Webinar on the topic of the Role of Persuasion in Media-based Substance Prevention, with presentations from the Claremont Graduate University Media-Based Prevention Science Certificate Program Trainees, 2018-Present.
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Submitted on Friday 8th January 2021 - 08:16
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HIV Research for Prevention Conference

Location: Online

Registration to the 4th HIV Research for Prevention Conference (HIVR4P // Virtual) is now open! Take part and access the latest in biomedical HIV prevention research and implementation in a new virtual format and accessible from around the world.

HIVR4P // Virtual will include the world’s leading HIV prevention researchers, implementers and advocates, along with the latest science in 29 research categories.

Full event programme.

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Submitted on Saturday 2nd January 2021 - 20:55
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Bi-Monthly Webinar: ISSUP Nigeria Knowledge Update Series (Fourth Session)

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

ISSUP Nigeria Knowledge Update Series Flyer
ISSUP Nigeria would like to invite you to their Fourth Webinar in the Knowledge Update Series. This Webinar will focus on the topic of Substance Abuse among Adolescents: The Influence of Sexual Behaviour. 
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Submitted on Wednesday 6th January 2021 - 14:00
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ISSUP Philippines Pre-Conference

Location: Manila, Philippines

ISSUP Philippines Pre-Conference Event Flyer
ISSUP Philippines, in partnership with INL, US Embassy Manila, the Dangerous Drugs Board, and with support from ISSUP Global, would like to invite you to their upcoming 3-Day Pre-Conference from January 27 to 29, 2021.
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How to Make Your Teaching Matter: Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies for Addiction Professionals

Location: Washington, D.C., United States

ICUDDR ISSUP
You are invited to join this webinar with Jason M. Satterfield, PhD on 'How to Make Your Teaching Matter: Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies for Addiction Professionals'.
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Submitted on Monday 11th January 2021 - 09:10
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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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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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South Africa ITTC Webinar: Motivational Interviewing in Practice, An African Journey

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

MI In Africa Webinar Series Flyer
On February 3rd, you are invited to attend the first Webinar in the upcoming Motivational Interviewing in Africa Webinar Series.
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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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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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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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The Impact of Parental Substance Use on Children

Location: Online

About this Event

Hannah Todman

Postgraduate Researcher, Manchester Metropolitan University

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Submitted on Monday 18th January 2021 - 15:59
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Qualitative Methods Journal Club

Location: Online

This is the fourth in a series of Qualitative Methods Journal Clubmeetings hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Substance Use Research Group, organised by the Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN). The Journal Club is funded by the Society for the Study of Addiction (SSA).

We will be discussing the following paper:

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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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European Drugs Winter School 2021

Location: Europe

The EMCDDA and the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) are offering two upcoming events in 2021: the European Drugs Winter School (EDWS) and the European Drugs Summer School (EDSS).

The EDWS will take place as a virtual event from 1–12 March 2021 and will explore the theme of 'Responses to, and preparedness for, health-related threats (COVID-19 lessons learned)'. 

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Submitted on Tuesday 29th December 2020 - 11:38
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Behavior, Biology, and Chemistry (BBC) Annual Meeting: Translational Research in Addiction

Location: Online

This three-day virtual conference focuses on translational aspects of addiction research among chemists, biologists, and behavioral scientists.

The diversity of participants and attendees at this meeting (undergraduate students to senior faculty, chemists to psychiatrists) provides a unique venue for networking among different disciplines and in so doing promotes new and innovative approaches to medications development in addictions biology.

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Collaborative Perspectives On Addiction Annual Meeting

Location: Online

The Collaborative Perspectives on Addiction (CPA) annual conference is sponsored by Division 50 (Society of Addiction Psychology) of the American Psychological Association (APA). The meeting provides scientific programing on cutting-edge research and clinical advances across the addiction field.

Attendees at all levels, will have the opportunity to connect and exchange ideas with experts in the field while attending a variety of educational and practical sessions.

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What Works in Reducing Alcohol Harm in Older Adults? Lessons from Drink Wise, Age Well.

Location: Online

About this Event

Dr Sarah Wadd

Director Substance Misuse and Ageing Research Team (SMART), Substance Misuse and Ageing Research Team (SMART), University of Bedfordshire.

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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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Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM) Virtual Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions

Location: Online

The Society of Behacioural Medicine (SBM) are delighted to extend an invitation for you to participate in the 42nd Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine from April 12-16, 2021.

For the health and safety of attendees, the meeting will be held virtually. A virtual conference means more attendees than ever before can participate in the largest yearly behavioral medicine gathering in the world! With on-demand and pre-recorded sessions, your science can have maximum reach and impact, and there’s no need to pick between competing sessions.

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Submitted on Saturday 2nd January 2021 - 21:09
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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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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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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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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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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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Submitted on Tuesday 13th October 2020 - 17:35
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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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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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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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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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Submitted on Saturday 2nd January 2021 - 21:21
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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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Submitted on Monday 14th December 2020 - 12:17
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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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Submitted on Friday 8th January 2021 - 16:05
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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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