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New on SSA website: Introducing the SMART Recovery Global Research Network https://buff.ly/3qrGhcA #treatment #therapies

SSA Impact Prize for a member in the early years of their career who has produced innovative work influencing policy and/or practice in the field of addiction. Winner receives £1,000 and a presenting slot at our #SSAConf2021. Deadline: 11 April https://buff.ly/2OK68Mb please RT

At the #SSAConf2020 Dr Nora Volkow gave the SSA Society Lecture. The full lecture is now available to all non-SSA members and covers the latest research on changes in the brain that are associated with drug use and with addiction. https://buff.ly/3c3Z2xC #IWD2021

This is the first in a series of posts marking #IWD2021
International Women's Day - interviews and lectures from the SSA archives that focus on women’s experiences in addiction.... https://www.addiction-ssa.org/international-womens-day-2021/

COVID-19 useful links on SSA website updated March 5th 2021 - Research https://buff.ly/2Byso9i News https://buff.ly/2ZX4Gfa and Harm Reduction https://buff.ly/33uuq4j

To mark #InternationalWomensDay, we asked the team at @LJMUPHI to share their work on how the alcohol industry uses gendered marketing to sell its products.
https://ahauk.org/international-womens-day-feminist-alcohol-marketing/