Search Tag: Cannabis Stories




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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)
Epidemiology 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)
Education & training 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)
Research Researchers
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 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 December 2020   (Last updated: 08 December 2020)
News Policy
United Nations reschedules cannabis
On Wednesday 2 December 2020, the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs voted to remove...
Created On: 03 December 2020   (Last updated: 03 December 2020)
Researchers Treatment & therapies
Flashback Friday: Suzi Gage talks about medical cannabis
This week we go back one year to the 2019 SSA conference. Here Dr...
Created On: 16 October 2020   (Last updated: 30 October 2020)
Research Researchers
Collecting data from cannabis users
  “We should care about cannabis users’ perceptions and opinions. The more we listen,...
Created On: 06 October 2020   (Last updated: 14 October 2020)