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Annual Conference 2021: Addiction training opportunities in Europe
At the SSA Annual Conference in November 2021, Professor Colin Drummond chaired a session...
Created On: 10 February 2022   (Last updated: 10 February 2022)
Education & training Events
All SSA conference 2021 videos now available
The full set of 2021 SSA Annual Conference videos is now available on Vimeo...
Created On: 09 February 2022   (Last updated: 09 February 2022)
Events Research Treatment & therapies
Podcast: The February take-home with guest Dr James Morris
Alcohol, policy, stigma, cannabis arrests, police discretion, services for pregnant women who use drugs...
Created On: 07 February 2022   (Last updated: 07 February 2022)
News Podcast Research
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
Annual Conference 2021: The challenge of benzodiazepine use in the context of escalating drug deaths
At the SSA Annual Conference in November 2021, Dr Sarah Welch chaired a session...
Created On: 25 January 2022   (Last updated: 10 February 2022)
Events Policy Research
Annual Conference lecture: Professor Dame Carol Black’s independent review of drugs
Professor Dame Carol Black talks about the key findings from her independent review of...
Created On: 13 January 2022   (Last updated: 13 January 2022)
Invited Speakers Policy 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
QMJC December 2021: The social organisation of physicians’ work in the midst of the opioid crisis
The latest discussion from the Qualitative Methods Journal Club (QMJC) is now available online...
Created On: 07 January 2022   (Last updated: 07 January 2022)
QMJC Research
Annual Conference Society Lecture: Professor John Kelly on recovery
Professor John Kelly talks about the history, definition and latest research on recovery. Also...
Created On: 06 January 2022   (Last updated: 06 January 2022)
Invited Speakers Research Treatment & therapies
Highlights of 2021
In 2021, Dr. Rob Calder became Editor of the SSA website, and Natalie Davies...
Created On: 22 December 2021   (Last updated: 22 December 2021)