Upcoming Events

National Prevention Network Conference

Location: Chicago, United States

The National Prevention Network conference will be held August 27-29, 2019 at the Hilton Chicago.

The purpose of the National Prevention Network (NPN) Conference is to highlight the latest research in the substance use prevention field. It provides a forum for prevention professionals, coalition leaders, researchers, and federal partners to share research, best practices and promising evaluation results for the purpose of integrating research into prevention practice.

The conference theme for 2019 is: Building on Evidence-Based Prevention to Connect Communities.

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Building Healthy Communities: Stories of Resilience and Hope

Location: Brisbane

The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference is Australasia’s leading and most diverse mental health conference – and we will be holding our annual conference in Brisbane this August.

The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Building Healthy Communities: Stories of Resilience and Hope’.

TheMHS Learning Network events bring together people from across Australia and New Zealand to stimulate debates that challenge the boundaries of present knowledge and ideas about mental health care and mental health systems.

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'Connections during Crisis’ – Preventing Drug Deaths in Scotland

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Join us at our upcoming conference on drug-related deaths on the 29th of August in Glasgow, which will mark International Overdose Awareness Day 2019.

Rates of accidental and preventable overdoses in Scotland continue to be the highest in Europe. This year’s conference theme ‘Connections During Crisis’ will focus on how we connect people, evidence and service provision to prevent drug deaths.

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International Overdose Awareness Day

Location: International Campaign

International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death.

It is also an opportunity to stimulate discussion about evidence-based overdose prevention and drug policy.

International Overdose Awareness Day acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or suffered a permanent injury due to a drug overdose.

International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the message about the tragedy of drug overdose death and that drug overdose is preventable.

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Men, Alcohol and Identity

Location: Edinburgh

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) are co-hosting a four-part seminar series to discuss issues relating to men and alcohol.

Each session will be chaired by an expert in the field who will invite three guest speakers to present their personal responses to three pre-set questions, which are relevant to the topic.

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International Drug Abuse Research Society Meeting

Location: Casablanca, United States

International Drug Abuse Research Society is an international scientific organisation that promotes and fosters the research and collaboration of scientists around the world in the area of substances of abuse and addiction.

The focus is to foster research in molecular, cellular and systems biology and includes neuropharmacological, neurobehavioral, neurochemical and neuroanatomical themes.

The purposes of IDARS are scientific, educational and charitable. We strive to promote excellence in:                 

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Refocus on Recovery

Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom

Refocus on Recovery 2019 aims to advance the field of recovery research and to create an international community of influence. 

The conference brings together leading researchers and people who use mental health services, their carers and informal supporters, mental health workers and professionals, and policy-makers and other stakeholders from across mental health services and wider systems.

The four key themes of the event are:

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The 33rd Annual Conference of the European Health Psychology Society

Location: Dubrovnik

The European Health Psychology Society (EHPS) is a professional organisation formed to promote empirical and theoretical research in and applications of health psychology within Europe as well as the interchange of information related to health psychology with other associations throughout the world towards an international achievement of these aims.

The Croatian Psychological Association is honoured and delighted to host the 2019 annual conference of the European Health Psychology Society from the 3rd – 7th of September 2019.

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Fifth Contemporary Drug Problems Conference

Location: Prato

Fifth Contemporary Drug Problems Conference will be held from the 4th to the 6th September 2019 at the Monash University Prato Centre in Prato, Italy, near Florence. 

The theme of the event is Rethinking ‘Change’: New Theories, New Topics, New Questions, New Methods.

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California Society of Addiction Medicine Review Course & Board Examination Preparation Track

Location: Anaheim, United States

The California Society of Addiction Medicine's Conference is the largest gathering of addiction medicine physicians in the Western U.S.

More than 700 physicians and clinicians are expected to attend, from a variety of practice settings.

Exhibiting at this conference is a unique chance to connect your cutting edge products and services with these clinicians. Exhibits will be available for viewing starting at 7:00 AM on Thursday, September 5th until 4:30 PM on Friday, September 6th. 

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CCSAD - Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders

Location: Hyannis, United States

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Last year CCSAD hosted 1200 participants from 7 countries and 42 states. This premier behavioral health conference is dedicated to continuing education and networking, combining workshops and seminars on timely industry topics with an unmatched show-case of the industry’s products, services and facilities in our exhibit hall.

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The 4th International Congress on Addictive Behavior and Dual Diagnosis

Location: Budapest, Hungary

The 4th International Congress on Addictive Behavior and Dual Diagnosis will be organized around the theme “Exploring Advance Methodologies for Addiction & Mental Disorders Treatment”

Dual Diagnosis 2019 is comprised of keynote and speakers sessions on the latest cutting edge research designed to offer comprehensive global discussions that address current issues in Dual Diagnosis 2019.

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31st International Conference on Cancer Research and Therapy

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

31st International Conference on Cancer Research and therapy

September 09-10,2019 Zurich, Switzerland

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Public Health England Annual Conference 2019

Location: Coventry, United Kingdom

Public Health England looks forward to welcoming around 1500 participants to the Public Health England Annual Conference 2019, representing the wide range of organisations working together to improve the health of the public.

Over two days there will be the opportunity to learn, share experience and network.

Speakers will include renowned experts and those with practical experience in putting evidence into action at the local level. 

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8th International Conference on Hepatitis Care in Substance Users

Location: Montréal

The 8th INHSU conference covers the latest advances on hepatitis C epidemiology, management and treatment of viral hepatitis among people who use drugs, with a specific focus on hepatitis C.

Through the dissemination of scientific knowledge, the conference aims to contribute to the World Health Organization’s goal of eliminating hepatitis C by 2030.

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Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco - Europe Conference

Location: Oslo, Norway

On 12-14th September 2019, the 19th SRNT Europe conference will be held in Oslo, Norway.

The conference will be centred around the theme of ‘Tobacco use in clinical practice and populations’, and will cover the great breadth of tobacco and nicotine research in the following topics:

· Pre-clinical/basic science

· Clinical

· Epidemiology/ Public health

· Policy

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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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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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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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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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#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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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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 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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Submitted on Tuesday 20th August 2019 - 08:11
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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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Submitted on Tuesday 26th March 2019 - 11:42
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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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Submitted on Tuesday 28th May 2019 - 08:22
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