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COVID-19 useful links 18 June 2020

This page contains the latest COVID-19 related links as of 18 June 2020. To access the full catalogue of addiction related COVID -19 resources collected since late March 2020 click here Compiled by Christine Goodair Guidance PHE Operational advice for alcohol, drugs and nicotine in emergency accommodation for people experiencing rough sleeping Harm Reduction/ Treatment
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Addiction News: global opioid policies and treatments during COVID-19

  Global responses to the challenges of COVID-19 have varied from the innovative to the absurd. Many support groups have gone online, resulting in world-wide support networks replacing those that were once very local. Wearable technology for monitoring overdose has been appropriated to help monitor COVID-19 patients. Here is a summary of opioid-related stories that
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COVID-19 useful links 11 June 2020

This page contains the latest COVID-19 related links as of 11 June 2020. To access the full catalogue of addiction related COVID-19 resources collected since late March 2020 click here  Compiled by Christine Goodair   National Guidance PHE: COVID-19: advice  for people who smoke or vape during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. PHE: COVID-19: guidance for
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Dr Magdalena Harris wins the SSA Impact prize 2020

The SSA has awarded the 2020 Impact Prize to Dr Magdalena Harris. Dr Harris currently has an NIHR Career Development Fellowship Award (2017-2020) for the “Care and Prevent Study”, has been investigating injecting related harms in 455 people who inject drugs and carrying out in-depth qualitative interviews in a sub-sample of this group (n=36) to
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COVID-19 useful links 27 May 2020

This page contains the latest COVID-19 related links as of 27 May 2020. To access the full catalogue of addiction related COVID-19 resources collected since late March 2020 click here  Compiled by Christine Goodair   Guidance PHE Operational advice for alcohol, drugs and nicotine in emergency accommodation for people experiencing rough sleeping   Harm Reduction/
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COVID-19 useful links 18 May 2020

This page contains the latest COVID-19 related links as of 18 May 2020. To access the full catalogue of addiction related COVID-19 resources collected since late March 2020 click here  Compiled by Christine Goodair   Guidance Government COVID-19 guidance for commissioners and providers of services for people who use drugs or alcohol. Updated 15 May
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COVID-19 useful links 13 May 2020

This page contains the latest COVID-19 related links as of 13 May 2020. To access the full catalogue of addiction related COVID-19 resources collected since late March 2020 click here  Compiled by Christine Goodair   Guidance COVID-19: advice from Public Health England (PHE) on stopping drinking for people dependent on alcohol during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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