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  • Kettil Bruun Society Thematic Meeting on Campus-based Interventions

    PEP-AH and CCSA are sponsoring a thematic meeting of the Kettil Bruun Society to explore the topic of excessive drinking on campuses. The meeting will bring together researchers from around the world to discuss evidence around campus-based interventions that reduce alcohol-related harms among college and university students.

    Abstract submission and guidelines: Now available!

    Date: Monday, September 30 to October 2, 2019

    Location: Grand ​Times Hotel Sherbrooke, 1 rue Belvédère, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1H 0G8

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  • Iss​ues of Substance Conference 2019

    CCSA's 2019 Issues of Substance conference is heading to Ottawa, Ontario! The Issues of Substance conference will take place at the Westin Ottawa from November 25-27, 2019, as part of National Addictions Awareness Week.

    The theme for CCSA's IOS 2019 conference is Evidence and Perspectives​, Compassion and Action. Substance use and addiction are serious concerns in Canada. They have a negative impact on individuals' relationships and responsibilities wit​hin communities, workplaces, volunteer organizations and educational institutions. In addition, substance use costs our society an estimated $38 billion per year.​

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Upcoming Events

  • 8th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

    March 6-9, 2019

    Research, Results and Relevance

    Integrating Research, Policy and Promising Practice Around the World

    This advanced level conference/meeting continues to bring together global experts from multiple disciplines to share international research. From the pure science, to prevention, diagnosis and intervention across the lifespan, the conference will address the implications of this research and promote scientific/community collaboration. It provides an opportunity to enhance understanding of the relationships between knowledge and research and critical actions related to FASD. First held in 1987, the conference brings together people passionate about this work in a stimulating environment where they can learn and forge new partnerships.

    Location:

    Website: http://interprofessional.ubc.ca/initiatives/fasd2019/

    March 6-9, 2019, The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Dr, Vancouver, BC , Canada

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  • Bottom Line 2019 – Big Challenges, Big Changes

    March 11-12, 2019

    From the effects of climate change, to managing substance use, to bullying and harassment - this conference will look at big challenges in the workplace, how real-world organizations have addressed them, and what tools you need now for the big changes ahead. Presented by the Canadian Mental Health Association, the annual conference provides an opportunity to build skills and share real experiences and successes while working towards the common goal of transforming Canadian workplaces into psychologically safe and supportive places where everyone can work safely and thrive.

    Location:

    Website: www.bottomlineconference.ca

    March 11-12, 2019, The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver

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  • 8th International Conference on Brain Injury and Neuroscience

    March 14-15, 2019

    Our organisation feels great to invite participants of all over the world for 8th International Conference on Brain Injury And Neuroscience with the theme of New Inventions in the field of Brain Injury and Neuroscience which will held on March 14-15, 2019 at Paris, France which includes keynote presentations, Poster presentation, Workshops, Oral talks and Exhibitions etc.

    Location:

    Website: https://braininjury.conferenceseries.com/

    March 14-15, 2019, Paris, France, Paris, Ill-de-France, France,

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