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February 2022 reading list: alcohol, opioids, COVID-19, pregnancy, and more
Every month the SSA website team selects and highlights some of the most interesting...
Created On: 02 February 2022   (Last updated: 02 February 2022)
Blog Research Treatment & therapies
Podcast: The January take-home: with guest Dr Sharon Cox
In this episode of the SSA’s new podcast Addictions Edited, Dr Sharon Cox from...
Created On: 10 January 2022   (Last updated: 20 January 2022)
News Podcast Research Treatment & therapies
Blog: The cannabis industry and the term ‘medical cannabis’
Why terminology matters and why the term “medical cannabis” is a misnomer
Created On: 06 September 2021   (Last updated: 06 September 2021)
Blog News Policy
Addiction Audio: cannabis, opioids, and the gateway hypothesis with Jack Wilson
Jack Wilson talks to Rob Calder about his recent systematic review and meta-analysis on...
Created On: 16 July 2021   (Last updated: 16 July 2021)
Interview Research
Addiction Audio: Cannabis, schizophrenia and genetics with Emma Johnson
Dr Emma Johnson talks to Rob Calder about shared genetic liabilities for cannabis use...
Created On: 14 June 2021   (Last updated: 14 June 2021)
Epidemiology Interview 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 April 2021   (Last updated: 01 April 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 February 2021   (Last updated: 11 February 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 January 2021   (Last updated: 07 January 2021)
Education & training Research
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 December 2020   (Last updated: 11 December 2020)
Research Researchers
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 December 2020   (Last updated: 08 December 2020)
Research Treatment & therapies