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the scientific understanding of addiction

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ASAM Virtual Conf April 22-24 2021 - Call For Abstracts Extended to Nov 6 2020 : Submit a Session or Poster Abstract @ASAMorg

Contingency management for the treatment of methamphetamine use disorder: a systematic review.|Drug and Alcohol Dependence Nov 2020

Drug seizures and arrests in Northern Ireland, period ending 30 September 2020

Our #prevention specialist, @GregorBurkhart, looks back on 25 years of monitoring drug prevention in Europe: #emcdda25

From @DrugAlcFindings - News and updates about analyses of intervention
research and alcohol treatment course

Round up of international #AddictionNews DRDs record high England & Wales; Turkey illicit alcohol-deaths ⬆️ ;Ukraine alcohol and tobacco prices ⬆️ ; Adults vaping ⬇️ in UK; Finland 1000s quit smoking

'Clinical impact of COVID-19 on people with substance use disorders' -paper describing the clinical characteristics and outcomes of COVID-19 on people with substance use disorders. | Journal of Public Health (£0)

'Ketamine is big here': why Bristol University is testing drugs for its students @BristolUni