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Research Treatment & therapies
Peer support workers and hepatitis testing and treatment: The SSA talks to Julian Surey
Five minute read: There is a long history of peer support work in addiction...
Created On: 02/03/2021   (Last updated: 03/03/2021)
Education & training Research Researchers
PhD Symposium Session 5.0: Treatment and Recovery
Two minute read: By Dr Inge Kersbergen (University of Sheffield) The final session of the PhD...
Created On: 24/02/2021   (Last updated: 03/03/2021)
Research Treatment & therapies
Buprenorphine and incentives in treatment in the UAE: Dr Hesham Elarabi talks to the SSA
Three minute read: In this piece of original research set in the United Arab...
Created On: 11/02/2021   (Last updated: 03/03/2021)
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)
Funding Researchers
SSA post-doc funding and opioid overdose research: The SSA talks to Dr Basak Tas
Four minute read: Dr Basak Tas was awarded the SSA’s first post-doctoral transitional development...
Created On: 09/02/2021   (Last updated: 03/03/2021)
Education & training Research
PhD Symposium Session 3.1: Addiction and Cognition
By Maike Klein (University of Bath, UK) Session 3.1 of the PhD Symposium focused...
Created On: 03/02/2021   (Last updated: 03/02/2021)
Methods Research
Don’t be daunted! Computational modelling techniques can help us understand alcohol consumption and harm
By Jen Boyd, Dr Charlotte Buckley  and Amber Copeland  “Wow that sounds really interesting… but...
Created On: 28/01/2021   (Last updated: 28/01/2021)
Education & training Research Treatment & therapies
PhD Symposium Session 3.0: Interventions and Treatment
By Dr Inge Kersbergen (University of Sheffield) Session 3.0 of the PhD Symposium revolved...
Created On: 27/01/2021   (Last updated: 27/01/2021)
News Policy
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)
News Policy
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)