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Welcome

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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Webinar 1 – Pandemic Perspectives: Addiction Science in the Era of COVID-19

Webinar 1 – Pandemic Perspectives: Addiction Science in the Era of COVID-19

Prof. Niamh Fitzgerald, President of ICARA, chaired this webinar while Prof. Tom Babor, Immediate Past President of ICARA, led the discussion. Speakers for the session were:

  • Dr. Bronwyn Myers, Chief Specialist Scientist, South African Medical Research Council
  • Dr. Maristela Monterio, Senior Advisor on Alcohol and Substance Abuse, Pan American Health Organization
  • Jacqueline MacDiarmid, MPH. Consultant on Alcohol Policy, Pan American Health Organization
  • Dr. Florence Baingana, Advisor, World Health Organization.
  • Dr. Jennifer Gonzalez, Senior Director of Population Health, Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute, Texas

The recording for this webinar can be viewed 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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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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