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ICARA is the International Confederation of Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drug (ATOD) Research Associations. It is an umbrella organisation for research societies across the globe concerned about alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and behavioural addictions. It is an international, nongovernmental, multidisciplinary and civil society organization bringing together research societies to promote ATOD science through professional exchange, collaboration and action. The mission of ICARA is to create an international network of research societies in order to promote, support and enhance research on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, nationally and internationally. View all events

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April 2021

COVID & Substance Use Webinar Series

The ICARA Webinar series on COVID-19 and ATOD research is being hosted by ICARA in collaboration with the University of Johannesburg. Each webinar has a different theme and will be organised by a different ICARA member organisation.

Themes include:

  • The impact of COVID-19 on ATOD research
  • Cannabis policy and the impacts of COVID-19
  • Substance use and gambling during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • COVID-19 lockdown regulations and alcohol use

The webinars will be of interest to researchers, practitioners and policy makers with an interest in alcohol and other drug use problems.

For the webinar schedule, please click here.

Seeking new members

Our members are from 6 continents and represent 20 organisations that have thousands of members. We are keen to further develop our membership and to

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june

01marAll Day31augCOVID & Substance Use Webinar Series (or COVID and ATOD Webinar Series)

02junAll Day04ISSDP: The International Society for the Study of Drug Policy - The 14th ISSDP conference (Aguascalientes, Mexico)

19junAll Day23CPDD: The College on Problems of Drug Dependence CPDD 211

19junAll Day23RSA: Research Society on Alcoholism

22jun14:00ADDICTION AND THE FAMILY INTERNATIONAL NETWORK (AFINET) WEBINAR: USING THE INTERNET AS A TOOL TO ENHANCE CONVERSATIONS WITH FAMILY MEMBERS

july

01marAll Day31augCOVID & Substance Use Webinar Series (or COVID and ATOD Webinar Series)

Contact Us:

For further information, please contact:

Lynda Berends at l.berends@unsw.edu.au

Andrea Mohan at amohan001@dundee.ac.uk

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