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Provision for delivery and funding of the Irish Medicinal Cannabis Access Programme announced (via @thejournal_ie) https://buff.ly/3p4CVg0

COVID-19 and people who use drugs; Seizing opportunity in times of chaos.. in press International Journal of Drug Policy https://buff.ly/3bXFZGV

Join ISAM Neuroscience Interest Group @IsamNig for their "In-Love with Addiction Neuroscience" talk with Dr. Silvia Cruz of @cinvestav @issupnet 11/02/21 10.30 am to 12 pm (Eastern time) host @baldacchinoa , ISAM president @ISAMAddiction Register at https://buff.ly/3c00C5w

From @DrugAlcFindings – What if the therapist works for the jailer? - the dilemma for alcohol treatment staff (seen as) working for authorities controlling or punishing the ‘client’ or deciding on removing their children.
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Northern Ireland Health officials raiseg concerns about drinking in lockdown, warning that any increase in alcohol consumption can lead to accidents around the home as well as having a negative impact on others.
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New on website: The second session of the SSA PhD Symposium 2020 focused on two important branches of addiction studies: #alcohol consumption and #opioids. Read the write-up here https://www.addiction-ssa.org/phd-symposium-session-2-1-alcohol-and-opioids/

More Addiction News: Ireland restrict alcohol sales; Zimbabwe ban alcohol sales; India tobacco control laws;US young people vaping stays high;Singapore smoking age up to 21;UAE Penal cases dismissed if addiction treatment taken;Cigarette price⬆️Morocco https://buff.ly/3aDoFUr

Fully funded PhD studentship with @SubMisuseGcu @SimonCHunter
- Young #men, #alcohol & #loneliness . Closing date 22 Feb Details & apply here https://buff.ly/3iGQ0db #phdchat #ecrchat #gender