ISSUP South Africa

National Chapter South Africa, Day 6, 02:57-03:17

Presented as part of the Uniting the global community to face the challenge of addiction event, online, on 17th May, 2022 Abstract: National Chapter South Africa National Chapters Each National Chapter showcases its work, highlights the...

Addiction Conference 2021 Report

The ADDICTION 2021 ONLINE CONFERENCE, conducted from July 21 to 23, 2021, was the largest centrally controlled addiction treatment effort on the African continent. Thanks to the exceptional material and conversations, as well as the technological breakthroughs demonstrated by our usage of an exciting new online platform, the conference was described as world-class, ground-breaking, and inventive.
Addiction 2021

Alcohol and COVID-19 in SA: An Endless Cycle of Liquor Sales Bans Being Imposed and Lifted, or Catalyst for Meaningful Action?

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South Africa
South Africa

The SAMRC Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Research Unit is now in its 20th year of existence. With about 20+ core staff based in Cape Town and Pretoria the focus is on a broad range of research focusing on the nature and extent of substance use in South Africa, associated consequences and the multifaced interventions aimed at addressing substance use.

COVID-19 and the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders (South Africa)

ISSUP Webinar
COVID-19, along with associated restrictions, has and continues to impact on the access to and provision of health care services. This talk hones in on the impact on services for substance use disorders, presenting new insights arising from...