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Connections are Key: Unlocking the heart of relationship based practice - Rowan Anderson, Day 4, 11:00-12:30

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Presented as part of the Uniting the global community to face the challenge of addiction event, online on 15th May,2022

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  • Connections are Key: Unlocking the heart of relationship based practice - Rowan Anderson

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  • Connections are Key: Unlocking the heart of relationship based practice - Rowan Anderson

Seminar on Role of Students against Drugs

Seminar on Role of Students against Drugs GC University Lahore organized a special program on drugs, Major General Ghulam Shabbir Narejo DG ANF Pakistan was chief guest and Brig Rashid Minhas RD ANF Punjab was special guest. Principal Prof. Dr. Asghar Zadi presided the said event. Syed Zulfiqar Hussain Consultant Anti Drugs Narcotics Campaign, Ms. Maria Ali Assistant Dir, ANF, Syed Mohsin, Dr Fouzia and members Civil Society, NGOs, students from different institutions also participated

Drug Awareness Campaign through Motivational Speaker

Drug Awareness Campaign through Motivational Speaker Syed Zulfiqar Husain, Director, Drug Advisory Training Hub (DATH) along with Mr. Adeel Rashid and Syed Mohsin met with Mr. Qasim Ali Shah Motivational Speaker regarding Drug Demand Reduction Program, new trend of addiction among youth, role of civil society at Qasim Ali Shah Foundation Lahore. Mr. Adeel Rashid vice chair highlighted the problems of drug addiction among youth and also highlighted the organizations system. Syed Zulfiqar Hussain Consultant/Expert

Impaired control in heavy drinking and its association with alcohol craving and alcohol use disorder severity

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Sánchez, E., Cruz Fuentes, C., Benjet, C., & Medina-Mora, M. (2020). Impaired control in heavy drinking and its association with alcohol craving and alcohol use disorder severity. Salud Mental, 43(4), 151-157. doi:https://doi.org/10.17711/SM.0185-3325.2020.021
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Register to take part in "Motivational Quizzing" 2022

Test your knowledge of psychiatry and substance use disorders by taking part in the international online quiz "Motivational Quizzing"! Exciting prizes to be won! The event is co-sponsored by the Network of Early Career Professionals Working in Addiction Medicine (NECPAM), International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) and the Addiction Psychiatry Society of India. Prizes include: Top 10 Finalists: Offer of Membership to the Network of Early Career Professionals working in the area of Addiction Medicine

Variations in national availability of waivered buprenorphine prescribers by racial and ethnic composition of zip codes

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Hirchak, K.A., Amiri, S., Kordas, G. et al. Variations in national availability of waivered buprenorphine prescribers by racial and ethnic composition of zip codes. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 17, 41 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-022-00457-3
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Background

Opioid overdose remains a public health crisis in diverse communities. Between 2019 and 2020, there was an almost 40% increase in drug fatalities primarily due to opioid analogues of both stimulants and opioids. Medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD; e.g., buprenorphine) are effective, evidence-based treatments that can be delivered in office-based primary care settings.