Search Tag: Cannabis Stories




Education & training Research
PhD addicted to research: Cannabis Use Disorder
A special episode covering the latest on Cannabis Use Disorder In this special episode,...
Created On: 01/04/2021   (Last updated: 01/04/2021)
Education & training Research
PhD Symposium Session 4.0: Addiction and Policy
By Maike Klein (University of Bath, UK) Session 4.0 of the SSA PhD Symposium...
Created On: 10/02/2021   (Last updated: 11/02/2021)
Education & training Research
Reflections on attending the SSA PhD Symposium 2020
By Olivia Sexton (University of Sheffield, UK) “At the start of November 2020, I...
Created On: 07/01/2021   (Last updated: 07/01/2021)
Research Researchers
PhD Symposium Session 2.0: Addiction and mental health comorbidities
By Thomas Swanton (University of Sydney, Australia) This session drew attention to the compounding...
Created On: 15/12/2020   (Last updated: 11/12/2020)
Research Treatment & therapies
Smoking cessation for cannabis users: The SSA talks to Hannah Walsh
Hannah Walsh is a mental health nurse, and a PhD candidate at the Florence...
Created On: 10/12/2020   (Last updated: 08/12/2020)
News Policy
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)
Researchers Treatment & therapies
Flashback Friday: Suzi Gage talks about medical cannabis
This week we go back one year to the 2019 SSA conference. Here Dr...
Created On: 16/10/2020   (Last updated: 30/10/2020)
Research Researchers
Collecting data from cannabis users
  “We should care about cannabis users’ perceptions and opinions. The more we listen,...
Created On: 06/10/2020   (Last updated: 14/10/2020)
Hong Kong’s first cannabidiol (CBD) café
The first cannabidiol (CBD) café is due to open in Hong Kong in October...
Created On: 21/09/2020   (Last updated: 07/10/2020)
Research Treatment & therapies
CBD as a treatment for cannabis use disorder: a randomised controlled trial
by Ryan Turner, a Laidlaw & Dr Gerald Swyer Scholar and a UCL Medical...
Created On: 26/08/2020   (Last updated: 09/10/2020)