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Scottish government announces £250 million for drug treatment
The Scottish first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has announced an extra £50 million per year...
Created On: 21/01/2021   (Last updated: 21/01/2021)
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UK government announces £148 million to cut drug-related crime
The UK government has announced £148 million of new investment to cut crime associated...
Created On: 20/01/2021   (Last updated: 21/01/2021)
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New Editor-in-Chief at Addiction Journal
After 16 years, Professor Robert West has retired as Editor-in-Chief of Addiction Journal. From...
Created On: 05/01/2021   (Last updated: 05/01/2021)
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Professor Kathleen M. Carroll, 1958 to 2020
Professor Kathleen M. Carroll died on 28 December 2020 following a short illness. Professor...
Created On: 04/01/2021   (Last updated: 04/01/2021)
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SSA membership renewal on 1 January 2021
Membership / Associateship Is your membership up to date? All memberships expire with the...
Created On: 21/12/2020   (Last updated: 21/12/2020)
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UK government to review gambling legislation
The UK government has launched a review of gambling legislation intending to ensure that...
Created On: 08/12/2020   (Last updated: 08/12/2020)
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United Nations reschedules cannabis
On Wednesday 2 December 2020, the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs voted to remove...
Created On: 03/12/2020   (Last updated: 03/12/2020)
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World AIDS Day 2020
Tuesday 1 December is World AIDS day 2020. An estimated 35 million people have...
Created On: 01/12/2020   (Last updated: 08/12/2020)
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Annual Conference 2021: Call for symposia and Fred Yates Prize nominations
Annual Conference 2021: Call for symposia Open now for submissions focusing on new developments...
Created On: 25/11/2020   (Last updated: 25/11/2020)
Addiction News 16 November 2020
The last couple of weeks have been big for Addiction News. Alongside the US...
Created On: 16/11/2020   (Last updated: 16/11/2020)