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Opioid Use Disorder in the Nursing Profession

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International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA)

Presented by Kristin Waite-Labott, RN, BSN, CARN; April Lynn Lenzmeier, RN, DNP; Rachel Shuster, BSN, RN, CARN, CAAP. The American Nurses Association estimates that six to eight percent of nurses use alcohol or drugs to an extent that is sufficient to impair professional performance. Others estimate that nurses generally misuse drugs and alcohol at nearly the same rate (10 to 15 percent) as the rest of the population.

Effects of extended-release buprenorphine treatment for opioid dependence

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In this webinar, findings were reported from the CoLAB qualitative study, which aimed to examine the multiple social, material and temporal effects of extended-release buprenorphine depot (BUP-XR) treatment in clients’ lives, among a group of participants receiving BUP-XR in Australia, and considers the situated potentials of these new opioid agonist treatment technologies.

Upcoming Side Event to the CND: "Drug Endangered Children: Identification and Program Success Stories"

Created by
Drug Free America Foundation, National Alliance for Drug Endangered Youth, Turkish Green Crescent Society, and World Federation Against Drugs

Around the globe there are children at risk because they live in homes where a parent or other adult misuses drugs or alcohol. Identifying at risk youth requires cultural knowledge, understanding, awareness, and empathy.

Alcol e ambiente

Created by
Institute of Alcohol Studies

L'Institute of Alcohol Studies presenta il Secondo Seminario nella sua serie in quattro parti su alcol e sostenibilità. Il secondo seminario esamina l'impatto che la produzione, il confezionamento e la distribuzione di alcol hanno sull'ambiente locale e globale e ciò che le aziende dovrebbero e potrebbero fare per ridurre il loro impatto.

I relatori sono stati:

• Presidente e primo relatore: Dr Katherine Severi, IAS

Czech National Conference on Illegal Addictive Substances 2021

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Office of the Government of the Czech Republic
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The National Conference on Illegal Addictive Substances 2021 was organized by the Secretariat of the Government Council for the Coordination of Drug Policy - the Drug Policy Department of the Office of the Government of the Czech Republic. Due to the current development of the epidemiological situation, the conference was held online.

The debate was moderated by Jarmila Vedralová, National Drug Policy Coordinator.

Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors

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On December 2nd, CICAD's Demand Reduction Unit organised an online event on "Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors". The event is part of a series of international dialogues between Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. 

This webinar provided attendees with information about: