Upcoming Events

The European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) Conference

Location: Ghent, Belgium

EUSPR 2019 is being held in Ghent, Belgium on 16th and 17th September 2019, with workshops and project meetings scheduled for the 18th.
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World Patient Safety Day

Location: Global Campaign

In May 2019, the 72nd World Health Assembly endorsed the establishment of World Patient Safety Day to be observed annually on the 17th of September.

The main objective of World Patient Safety Day is to raise global awareness about patient safety and encourage global solidarity and action.

The theme for the very first World Patient Safety Day is Patient Safety: A Global Health Priority and the slogan is Speak Up for Patient Safety!

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The 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) Congress 2019

Location: Athens, Greece

This year the 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) Congress 2019 will take place in Athens, Greece. 

This Congress will feature an exciting line-up of expert speakers and an excellent platform for the exchange of clinical and scientific knowledge on the latest developments and emerging challenges of pediatric neurology. In keeping with the tradition of the EPNS congresses, the event will be a stimulating occasion both scientifically and socially.

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Alcohol Change UK’s Annual Conference

Location: Wrexham, United Kingdom

Alcohol Change UK's 2019 annual conference will take place in Wrexham on Wednesday 18th September 2019.

At this multidisciplinary event, there will be focusing on how to provide the best support for people who might not fit the usual treatment criteria – including some of the most vulnerable people in our communities.

During the day, experts in a range of fields will help us get to grips with issues including: 

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17th EFTC Conference 2019

Location: Thessaloniki, Greece

The European Federation of Therapeutic Communities (EFTC) Conference aims to provide to member organizations and colleagues from all disciplines of drug treatment the opportunity to present, question, clarify and communicate the results, and evaluation of the processes of addiction recovery achieved in therapeutic communities.

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Digital Marketing in the Spotlight

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Digital Marketing in the Spotlight conference is organised by EUCAM, EUROCARE and the Amsterdam Centre for Health Communication (ECHC) and will take place on the 19th of September in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

The event will open up a conversation about the impact of digital marketing on the drinking behaviour of young people and ways it can be regulated.

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II CONPSAD

Location: SERTÃOZINHO-SP, Brazil

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Nordic Reform Conference

Location: Oslo, Norway

Join us in Oslo on 20 – 21 of September 2019 to learn what can be done to minimise the harms caused by both drug use and current drug policies.

The Association for Safer Drug Policies has invited some of the world's leading voices in drug policy reform to share their prevention strategies with the Nordic drug policy community.

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European Society for Social Drug Research

Location: Riga, Latvia

The ESSD was founded in 1990 as an association of European social scientists working on drug issues. Its principal aim is to promote social science approaches (especially qualitative research) to drug research, with special reference to the situation in Europe.

At the first ESSD conference in 1990, nearly all the participants took an active role and presented their own research. This active participation has remained a characteristic feature of ESSD conferences and means that participants can actively and effectively share their experiences with their colleagues across Europe. 

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16th Annual INEBRIA Conference

Location: Lübeck

International Network on Brief Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs (INEBRIA) is an international network, primarily consisting of researchers, and importantly also including policymakers, practitioners and other stakeholders interested in the potential of brief interventions in health and other settings to reduce the problems caused by alcohol and other drug use. 

Their annual conference is the main event for the network and an important means by which we fulfil our aims and objectives. 

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NAADAC 2019 Annual Conference

Location: Orlando

NAADAC invites you to its 2019 Annual Conference: Navigating the Addiction Profession in Orlando, FL from September 28 - October 3, 2019.

Don't miss six days of education, training, networking, and capacity-building with leaders in the addiction profession!  

Topics include:

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Campus-Based Interventions

Location: Sherbrooke, Canada

Drinking in excess is a long-standing ritual that many students see as an integral part of the postsecondary experience. It is also a significant public health problem that affects students’ lives, including social, academic, legal and health issues. 

The meeting will bring together researchers from around the world to discuss evidence around campus-based interventions that reduce alcohol-related harms among college and university students. 

The program will be organized around the following main areas:

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2019 Conference on Academic, Social and Emotional Learning

Location: Chicago, United States

The 2019 CASEL Conference will provide the opportunity for multiple generations of stakeholders to engage in cross-disciplinary conversations that catalyze new partnerships and drive action. The learning agenda will explore cutting-edge science, practice, and policy. The gathering will reflect social and emotional learning in both content and form, including experiential activities for participants to engage in and bring back to their communities.

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8th European Conference on Mental Health

Location: Belfast

The 8th European Conference on Mental Health will take place 2nd-4th October in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.

Abstract submission is now open!

The organisation committee particularly welcome papers that challenge current research, policy and practice. When submitting abstracts the themes should be interpreted broadly, as they are not intended to limit potential contributions. The conference themes are set out below:

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Together Against Stigma 2019

Location: Singapore, Singapore

The Together Against Stigma (TAS) conference is an international platform to discuss stigma issues that continue to plague people with mental health conditions, preventing them from seeking help, gaining acceptance in society and leading a productive life that they deserve. Uniting against mental health stigma, the global community looks forward to keeping abreast of the latest developments, research outcomes and best practices in this field.

Deadline for abstract submission: 15th April 2019

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Symposium on Campus-based Interventions to Reduce Alcohol-related Harms Among College and University Students

Location: Quebec

Hear from international experts, network with colleagues working to reduce alcohol harms on Canadian campuses, and learn more about strategies and programs targeting individual students, the campus culture and surrounding communities. 

Speakers to include:


Dr Jennifer Merrill, Brown University, Rhode Island, U.S.
Students’ Motivation for Change 

Registration is now open and is free of charge.

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Advancing Public Health in International Alcohol Control

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Action is needed by governments to control the marketing, labelling and availability of alcohol given the growing evidence about the burden of disease and premature mortality associated with alcohol use.

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UTC 1 and 2 training

Location: Baguio City, Philippines

Utc 1 and 2 training in Baguio city by Serenity in the Steps , approved Colombo Plan DAP education provider And PRc  accredited CPD points provider
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IntNSA 2019 Annual Educational Conference

Location: Baltimore, United States

This conference focuses on the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for any nurse who cares for persons with substance use, abuse, and addictions. Providing patient-centred care through prevention, screening, treatment and recovery services are best brought about when interdisciplinary teams work together to accomplish effective and successful patient care outcomes.

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Webinar: “Involving Families in Community Behavioral Health, A Win-Win Proposition”

Location: Webinar, United States

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#RightToKnow - International Conference about Alcohol Labeling

Location: Helsinki, Finland

The International Conference on Alcohol Labeling brings together political and industry experts and stakeholders to discuss alcohol labelling.

The conference aims to encourage the European Commission (EC) and the Parliament to align alcoholic beverages with other food products by introducing legislation for obligatory ingredients or nutritional information listing on alcoholic beverages.

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World Mental Health Day 2019

Location: Global Campaign

World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilising efforts in support of mental health. 

The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.

The theme selected for this year’s Day is suicide prevention.

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Webinar: Alcohol, MDMA and Cannabis Use: Impact on the Adolescent Brain

Location: Webinar

Summary

This webinar is for teachers, school staff, parents and others who are interested in understanding the effect of drugs on the adolescent brain. It will explore the development of adolescent brain and how this process is interrupted by the use of alcohol, MDMA and cannabis. It will also provide information on harm reduction strategies that parents and teachers can implement amongst teenagers, in order to reduce harm.

Benefits

This webinar will provide:

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Drug Policy in Asia: Rights, Wrongs and Emerging Trends

Location: Hong Kong , China

The 1st Asia Regional Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy will be held at the University of Hong Kong from 14 -15 October 2019. 

The theme of the 2019 meeting is “Drug Policy in Asia: Rights, Wrongs and Emerging Trends”. This meeting in Hong Kong aims to provide a multi-disciplinary platform for participants to assess the gap between rights and practice implementation of drug policies in Asia. 

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2nd International Conference on Addiction Research & Behavioral Health

Location: Vancouver, Canada

The 2nd International Conference on Addiction Research and Behavioural Health will take place on October 16-17th October in Vancouver, Canada.

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National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre Annual Research

Location: Sydney

The 2019 NDARC Annual Research Symposium is being held on Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at the John Niland Scientia Conference and Events Centre, UNSW Sydney.

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Addiction Health Services Research Conference

Location: Park City, United States

The 2019 Addictions Health Services Research (AHSR) annual conference will take place in Park City, Utah, October 16 -18, 2019. 

AHSR has been an annual conference for over a decade that brings leading clinicians, scholars, stakeholders, and community partners to share their discoveries, network with colleagues, and learn the most up-to-date research regarding how to identify, assess, and treat persons with addictions.

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Alcohol Marketing: Protecting the Vulnerable

Location: London, United Kingdom

On 16 October in London, the IAS hosts a conference on 'Alcohol Marketing: Protecting the Vulnerable'.

There will be sessions on:

  • protecting young people
  • regulating the online 'wild west'
  • disrupting social norms: alcohol marketing and gender, sports and recovery
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International Conference on Prevention: Addictions and Other Problematic Behaviors

Location: Sevilla, Spain

On October 17 and 18, 2019 the International conference on prevention: addictions and other problematic behaviors will be held at the Faculty of Nursing, Physiotherapy and Podiatry, University of Sevilla in Spain.

The main objetives are:

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2019 AATOD Conference

Location: Orlando

The American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc. 2019 conference will be held on October 19-23, 2019, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort.

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The Fifth Annual Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The 5th International Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health (LEPH2019) is an event that will explore the complex and diverse intersections of law enforcement and public health.

The event is set to take place in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 21st-23rd October and will present a Conference Program that will address three main areas:

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International Cannabis Toolkit Workshop 2019

Location: Lisbon, Portugal

The International Cannabis Toolkit Workshop 2019 will take place on 22nd October 2019 in Lisbon as a side event of the Lisbon Addictions conference (23rd – 25th October 2019).

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Lisbon Addictions 2019

Location: Lisbon, Portugal

The third European conference on addictive behaviours and dependencies will be held in Lisbon from 23–25 October 2019.

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National Conference on Addiction Disorders West

Location: Denver

The National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) is returning to Denver with its NCAD West conference. Join addiction, mental and behavioural health experts for a balanced, professional, and respectful dialogue on different treatment modalities. This is the place to listen and be challenged.

Abstract submission is now open.

 

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Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine Annual Meeting and Scientific Conference

Location: Halifax

The 31st annual Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine Annual Meeting and Scientific conference will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 24-27, 2019.  #CSAM2019

Building Bridges through Shared Learning/Créer des connections grâce à l’apprentissage partagé is the theme, connecting research and evidence-based treatments with presentations about current knowledge and skills in addictions care in Canada.

The Annual CSAM Conference (October 24-26) will feature:

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The 2019 Cochrane Colloquium

Location: Santiago, Chile

The 2019 Cochrane Colloquium will take place in Santiago, Chile on 22 - 25 October 2019.

The Cochrane Colloquium is an annual event, bringing people together from around the world to discuss putting research into important global health questions and promoting evidence-informed health care.

The focus of the Colloquium is on ‘Embracing diversity’, which recognizes that Cochrane is a diverse community, addressing diverse health questions from diverse stakeholders using a range of diverse methods.

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Drug Policy, Diplomacy and Public Health

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

The 2016 United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on the World Drug Problem set the tone for the drug policy reform debate but moving forward, many fear that this tone will be lost. In this 3-day course, we will explore questions such as:

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Testing the Waters 2019

Location: Guangdong province, China

The Fourth International Conference on Wastewater Analysis will take place 29th October – 1st November at Marco Polo Lingnan Tiandi in Foshan, Guangdong province, China.

Target Audience:

Experts of the disciplines involved in wastewater analysis, including analytical and environmental chemists, epidemiologists, pharmacologists; stakeholders in the related areas of public health, addiction and prevention, drug administration, and law enforcement.

Themes:

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50 Años de Atención de las Adicciones

Location: Mexico City

This year Centers for Youth Integration, AC (CIJ) celebrates 50 years of uninterrupted work in prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, research and addiction training. 

That is why the 20th International Congress on Addictions will commemorate these 50 years of attention to drug use. 

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9th City Health Conference

Location: Melbourne, Australia

The 9th City Health Conference will take place in Melbourne, 3rd-4th October.

City Health International is a network of individuals and organisations engaged in the study of and the response to structural health issues and health behaviour in the urban environment.

 

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The Importance of Trauma Informed Support for People Using Substances

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

Dr Karen Bailey, Jude Kelman (lead psychologist for HMPPS women's estate) & Kirsty Tate (Learning and Development Lead for the Nelson Trust will lead the next Substance Use and Associated Behaviours (SUAB) seminar focussing on: 

The Importance of Trauma Informed Support for People Using Substances

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20th International Congress on Addictions "50 Years of Attention to Addictions"

Location: MEXICO CITY, Mexico

Within the framework of the 50th Anniversary of Centros de Integración Juvenil, A.C. (CIJ), we extend a cordial invitation to attend the 20th International Congress on Addictions "50 years of Attention to Addictions."

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American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

Location: Philadephia, United States

Thousands of public health professionals come together to make the American Public Health Association's Annual Meeting and Expo a must-attend. American Public Health Association brings together people and organisations who make a difference from the global level to the local level.

2019 Theme — Creating the Healthiest Nation: For science. For action. For health.

The takeaway message:

LEARN — Develop fresh ideas and find or renew your enthusiasm for public health.
Plan to attend key sessions and events 

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17th European AIDS Conference

Location: Basl

Basel is the host of the 17th European AIDS Conference, taking place from November 6-9, 2019.

Be part of the largest European HIV conference this year, to learn about the latest scientific updates, new challenges, best practices and much more.

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II Congreso Internacional sobre cánnabis y sus derivados: Salud, educación y ley

Location: Catoira, Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain

Este congreso es una iniciativa científica que aglutinará a profesionales sanitarios y de la educación, estudiantes de las ramas socio-sanitaria y todas aquellas personas interesadas en dar una respuesta a los problemas derivados del consumo de cannabis, fenómeno que ha sufrido un gran auge en los últimos años.

 

¿Por qué es importante realizar este congreso sobre cannabis?

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43rd Annual AMERSA Conference

Location: Boston

The Association for Multidisciplinary Education and Research in Substance use and Addiction (AMERSA) are hosting their 43rd Annual AMERSA Conference from the 7th-9th of November 2019 in Boston.

The event is relevant for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, PAs, psychologists, social workers, dentists, public health professionals and allied healthcare professionals with an interest in the treatment of patients with substance use disorders who wish to expand their knowledge of substance use disorders.

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AASLD Liver Meeting

Location: Boston

The American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) will be holding their annual meeting 8–12 November 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Liver meeting brings together people working for the science, innovation, research and advances in patient care, with the shared goal of preventing and curing liver disease.

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APSAD Conference 2019

Location: Hobart

The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs is excited to welcome you to the 2019 APSAD conference. The event will take place in Hobart, a place that has benefited from surprising developments driven by locals.

The annual APSAD Scientific Conference plays a key role in the life of the Society, providing an important avenue for APSAD to promote the use of best practice approaches in the prevention, early intervention and treatment of alcohol and other drug problems.

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2nd World Congress on Epilepsy and Brain Disorders

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

2nd World Congress on Epilepsy and Brain Disorders (Epilepsy Congress 2019) is planned to be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands amid November 11-12, 2019. Epilepsy Congress 2019 will set a stage for educators, Epileptologist, Brain Surgeons, Neuro specialists and researchers to give an inclusive talk about approach towards Epilepsy and Treatment explore with the help of Organizing Committee Members.

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Alcohol Awareness Week

Location: Awareness Campaign

Alcohol Awareness Week is an opportunity for charities, local authorities, GP surgeries, businesses and more to think and talk about alcohol harm with their communities.

To help you run Alcohol Awareness Week in your community, Alcohol Change UK have put together free digital resources:

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Putting Health and Wellbeing at the Heart of the Educational Experience of All Children and Young People

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

We know that health outcomes for many children and young people are poor. When it comes to the role of education, every learning setting, working with partners, should take a holistic approach to promoting and learning about health and wellbeing.

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2019 MCA Symposium on Alcohol and Health

Location: London

This year's MCA Symposium is taking place on the 13th of November 2019 at the BMA in London.

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3rd European Chemsex Forum

Location: Paris, France

The 3rd European Chemsex Forum will be a 2½ day, multi-disciplinary event, in Paris, 14-16 November 2019.

Activities include an evening opening with keynote speeches on Thursday, the Data and Evidence Day on Friday, and the Community Mobilisation Day on Saturday.

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The 21st Annual Conference of International Society of Addiction Medicine 

Location: New Delhi, India

The 21st Annual Conference of International Society of Addiction Medicine to be held in New Delhi, India from 13th to 16th November 2019.

The conference is being organised by the Department of Psychiatry & National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC), All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India.

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Scholars International Conference on STD, HIV and AIDS Research

Location: Tokyo, Japan

The Scholars International Conference on STD, HIV and AIDS Research will be held on November 18-19, 2019 in Tokyo Japan.

Over 100 specialists in STD from all over the world are expected to come together to discuss on exploring challenges to the control and prevention of STD/AIDS.

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Alcohol Evidence in Policy & Practice 2019: 6th Annual Course for Practitioners, Policymakers, Advocates & Researchers

Location: Edinburgh

This year’s course will feature inputs from Prof. Annie Britton from University College London, Prof. Mark Petticrew from LSHTM, and Dr. Mark Robinson from NHS Health Scotland, as well as Colin Angus (University of Sheffield), Prof. Carol Emslie (Glasgow Caledonian University), Dr. Nathan Critchlow (University of Stirling), Colin Shevills (Balance North East) and Katherine Severi (Institute of Alcohol Studies).

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12th European Public Health Conference

Location: Marseille, France

The 12th EPH Conference will be held in Marseille, France. The annual EPH conferences are considered the premier European gatherings of public health professionals worldwide. Delegates include researchers, policymakers, practitioners and educators in public health and many other related fields. 

The theme of the conference is Building bridges for solidarity and public health

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CCSA's Issues of Substance 2019 Conference

Location: Ottawa, Canada

CCSA's Issues of Substance Conference will take place at the Westin Ottawa from November 25-27, 2019, as part of National Addictions Awareness Week. 

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Drugs Research Network Scotland Conference

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

The second annual DRNS conference, supported by the Society for the Study of Addiction, will focus on the knowledge, skills and issues relevant to the future of drugs research in Scotland and the rest of the UK.

The day will feature four plenary speakers who are experts in various aspects of the drugs research field. Parallel sessions will be chaired by our academic theme leads and will include presentations and discussions on emerging research findings and how they can inform developments in policy and practice.

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The 41st Annual Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) Conference

Location: Melbourne, Australia

It is the Society for Mental Health Research's pleasure to invite you to Melbourne, Victoria for the 41st Annual Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) Conference, which will be held at the RACV City Club in Melbourne.

The Conference will run from 27 to 29 November 2019. There will be a number of exciting workshops offered at locations around Melbourne. 

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International Conference on Aids and STIs in Africa (ICASA 2019)

Location: Kigali, Rwanda

The International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) is a major bilingual international AIDS conference which takes place in Africa.

This year the 20th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa will take place in Kigali, Rwanda.

The event represents a tremendous opportunity to highlight the diverse nature of the African region’s HIV epidemic and the unique response to it.

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6º Congresso Internacional Freemind 2019

Location: Águas de Lindoia, Brazil

O Congresso Internacional Freemind já se tornou referência e hoje é considerado um dos maiores eventos sobre drogadição do mundo. Em 2019, o tema do nosso 6º Congresso será: “Perder o futuro seria uma droga.Qual o impacto do álcool e do tabaco junto aos nossos filhos”?Pretendemos propor uma reflexão sobre a grande tolerância existente frente às drogas lícitas e os danos que elas causam na sociedade. E mais: como a alta disponibilidade afeta o crescimento do consumo. Isso pode nos servir de exemplo quando a questão é a legalização de outras drogas?

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"It's not that simple" - Adfam's 2019 Conference

Location: London, United Kingdom

Adfam’s 2019 conference offers the chance to hear from commissioners, practitioners, service managers, influencers, and families affected by substance use.

Join Adfam to discuss the multiple impacts of substance use on families, best practice in the field, and the possible solutions that can be adopted to tackle these pervasive problems. 

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American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) 29th Annual Meeting

Location: San Diego

The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry employs several mechanisms to provide the latest information on issues critical to the treatment of addictions, the Annual Scientific Meeting and Scientific Symposium is its primary and most visible activity. 

The meeting also provides the organizational backdrop for the exchange of ideas, discussion and working groups focused on other AAAP educational and policy-based activities. 

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World Youth Forum 2019

Location: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

The long-awaited Moment! Finally, World Youth Forum 2019 applications are open to apply for the International Youth Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. This is the Biggest Conference in Egypt for all International Students & Nationals of Egypt.

 

The International Youth Forum is taking place from 7 to 14 of December 2019 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.

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Leadership in Mental Health

Location: Sangath, India

9th-20th December 2019

This course is an excellent opportunity to enhance your understanding and skills in the field of global mental health. The course takes place annually at Sangath, Goa, India, and it welcomes participants from across the world to share their experiences and learn collaboratively. SANGATH is now welcoming applications for this year's course.

 

Course content: https://www.leadershipinmentalhealth.com/course-content

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9th International Workshop on HIV Persistence during Therapy

Location: Miami, United States

The 9th International Workshop on HIV Persistence during Therapy will be held in Miami, from December 10-13, 2019.

It is the only scientific event tackling the topics of HIV Persistence, HIV Reservoirs and HIV Cure that attracts, every 2 years, VIPs and young investigators. Its quality increases at each edition, with more and more fresh data not yet shown elsewhere nor published.

Abstract topics:

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15th UKSBM Annual Scientific Meeting

Location: Bath, United Kingdom

The UK Society for Behaviour Medicine invites all behavioural and public health researchers, clinical practitioners, epidemiologists, health and clinical psychologists, medical sociologists, health economists, nurses, pharmacists and all other colleagues interested in the field of behavioural medicine to participate in the two day meeting from Thursday 16th January - Friday 17th January 2020.

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The 24th Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference

Location: London, United Kingdom

The 24th Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference 2020 will take place on Thursday 30 & Friday 31st January 2020 at RCGP HQ, 30 Euston Square, London.

This joint Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) and Substance Misuse Management Good Practice (SMMGP) conference is the largest event in the UK for GPs, shared care workers, nurses and other primary care staff, specialists, commissioners and researchers interested in, and involved with the management of drug and alcohol users in primary care.

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Liver Cancer Summit 2020

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

The program will feature state of the art lectures on updated key aspects of HCC and CCA by renowned experts and rising stars covering a broad spectrum of topics.

Panel discussion with experts will open a discussion on the new directions and avenues for research and clinical practice.

Special emphasis will be placed on involving young clinicians and scientists, who will have the opportunity to gain a compact overview of the field and build new networks by easily getting in touch with advanced scientists and key opinion leaders.

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The Evolution of Addiction Treatment Conference

Location: Los Angeles, United States

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The Evolution of Addiction Treatment Conference was founded in 2011 by Allen Berger, Ph.D. and Andrew Martin, MBA, LAADC, SAP, CA-CSS and was purchased by C4 Recovery Foundation in 2017. EVOLUTION brings the most forward-thinking and effective therapeutic interventions and approaches directly to those that treat addiction. Since 2011, the conference has grown from 350 to over 600 attendees.

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12th Annual Behaviour, Biology and Chemistry

Location: San Antonio, United States

This two-day conference, held 29th Feb - 3rd March in San Antonio, Texas focuses on translational aspects of addiction research among chemists, biologists, and behavioural scientists.

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

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The 6th Global Alcohol Policy Conference

Location: Dublin, Ireland

The 6th Global Alcohol Policy Conference 2020 (GAPC 2020) will be held in Dublin, Ireland 9-11 March 2020.

GAPC is the leading forum for the world’s alcohol policy makers, advocates, researchers, civil society activists and practitioners. 

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ICATT 2020 : International Conference on Addiction Treatment and Therapy

Location: Miami, United States

ICATT 2020: International Conference on Addiction Treatment and Therapy aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Addiction Treatment and Therapy.

The event also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Addiction Treatment and Therapy.

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3rd International Conference on Addiction Research and Therapy

Location: Amsterdam

3rd International Conference on Addiction Research and Therapy is designed under the theme “An understandable look at the dilemma of Addiction” to show the latest trends on Addiction Science.

The key motto of Addiction Conference is to unite the like-minded individuals to mold the future of research that will shape the future of the world. Addiction Conference will rewrite your brain with the new technique and innovation which will help to boost self-esteem and confidence.

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41st Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine

Location: San Francisco

The Society of Behavioural Medicine is hosting the 41st Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in San Francisco, CA, from April 1-4, 2020.

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2020 Collaborative Perspectives On Addiction Meeting

Location: San Diego, United States

The Collaborative Perspectives on Addiction (CPA) annual conference 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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The ASAM 51st Annual Conference

Location: Denver, United States

The ASAM Annual Conference showcases best practices, the latest science, research, and innovations from the masters of addiction medicine.

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At the end of the conference, participants should be able to:

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Public Health 2020

Location: Winnipeg, Canada

Public Health 2020 is the national conference where public health professionals, researchers, policy-makers, academics, students and trainees come together to strengthen efforts to improve health and well-being, to share the latest research and information, to promote best practices and to advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research.

Public health is constantly evolving and is directly impacted by our ever-expanding knowledge of the world in which we live and by the political climate of time and place.

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14th European Congress on Heroin Addiction & Related Clinical Problems

Location: Grenoble, France

The 14th European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association (EUROPAD) conference will be held in Grenoble, France on May 29-31, 2020.

Symposium, Free Communications and Posters Submission Deadline: December 1st 2019

Suggested topics are:

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16th International Congress of Behavioural Medicine

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

The International Society of Behaviour Medicine (ISBM) International Congress of Behavioral Medicine, Interdisciplinary Behavioural Medicine: Systems, Networks and Interventions will take place 19th-22nd August 2020, in the city of Glasgow, Scotland's largest city.

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