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News Researchers
Dr Sarah Jackson wins the Fred Yates Prize
We are delighted to announce that Dr Sarah Jackson has been awarded the 2021...
Created On: 18/03/2021   (Last updated: 17/03/2021)
Education & training Research
PhD Symposium 2020: all sessions now online
The SSA PhD Symposium in 2020 was the first to be conducted online. The...
Created On: 11/03/2021   (Last updated: 11/03/2021)
Education & training Research
PhD Symposium Session 5.1: Smoking and Gambling
Two minute read: By Maike Klein (University of Bath, UK) Session 5.1 of the...
Created On: 03/03/2021   (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)
Methods Research
Vaping, smoking and gateway research: the SSA talks to Dr Jasmine Khouja
Five minute read: Vaping research raises many questions about our understanding of addiction. The...
Created On: 19/02/2021   (Last updated: 22/03/2021)
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)
Policy Research
Researching people placed in hotels because of homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic; Jo Neale talks to the SSA
In spring 2020, the UK Government launched the Everyone In initiative in response to...
Created On: 23/11/2020   (Last updated: 23/11/2020)
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)
Kazakhstan introduces tobacco labelling regulations
Kazakhstan has introduced mandatory labelling for tobacco products to ensure market transparency and prevent...
Created On: 10/11/2020   (Last updated: 17/11/2020)
Iran launches 5-year tobacco control policy
The head of the National Secretariat of Tobacco Control in Iran, Behsad Valisadeh, has...
Created On: 16/10/2020   (Last updated: 16/10/2020)