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Conference posters
Most academic posters are terrible. There, I said it, and feel better for having...
Created On: 13 September 2021   (Last updated: 14 September 2021)
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Blog: The cannabis industry and the term ‘medical cannabis’
Dr Bobby Smyth on prioritising cannabis treatment and questioning the industry’s choice of words.
Created On: 18 August 2021   (Last updated: 18 August 2021)
Professor Martin Y. Iguchi
Professor Martin Y. Iguchi died on 5 June 2021. Martin was a Senior Editor for...
Created On: 14 June 2021   (Last updated: 14 June 2021)
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The Domestic Abuse Act: what we need to know
Article describes some of the changes and new provisions brought about by the Domestic...
Created On: 11 June 2021   (Last updated: 11 June 2021)
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50 years of the Misuse of Drugs Act and the ACMD
A post marking 50 years of the legislation which introduced a drug classification system...
Created On: 27 May 2021   (Last updated: 27 May 2021)
Blog Harm reduction News
In the news: needle exchange programmes
Natalie Davies examines an effort to increase regulations on needle exchange programmes in West...
Created On: 07 May 2021   (Last updated: 07 May 2021)
The SSA welcomes Natalie Davies to the website team
We are very happy to welcome Natalie Davies as Content Manager for the SSA...
Created On: 04 May 2021   (Last updated: 04 May 2021)
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SSA launches Early Career Research Network
The new SSA Early Career Research Network launches on 19 May, providing a series...
Created On: 21 April 2021   (Last updated: 22 April 2021)
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UK government updates COVID-19 guidance for treatment services
The UK government has updated its COVID-19 guidance to commissioners and addiction treatment services....
Created On: 14 April 2021   (Last updated: 14 April 2021)
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The Scottish Drug Death’s Taskforce: Professor Catriona Matheson talks to the SSA
“There are some unique features for Scotland, such as a low base of social...
Created On: 22 March 2021   (Last updated: 22 March 2021)