Emerging priorities in mental health and addiction

We are delighted to announce a joint ENTER Mental Health, SDHI, and Centre for Addiction Research & Education Scotland CARES Conference to be held in St Andrews on Friday 3rd June 2016 entitled “Emerging priorities in mental health and addiction: the Virtual World, Ageing and Migration

This is a one day conference to explore key issues facing us as researchers, practitioners and policy makers

Further information and registration details can be found at https://enterepmhe2016.wordpress.com/

Enquiries should be directed to epmhe2016@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

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Social Dimensions of Addiction Symposium and Workshop – 9th October 2015

An interdisciplinary Symposium and Workshop on the ‘Social Dimensions of Addiction’ will be held on Friday 9th October from 9.00am to 1.00pm in room 1G05, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee. This will follow the International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) Congress (http://isamdundee2015.com) which takes place from the 5th to the 8th of October in Dundee.

We plan to bring together academics, practitioners and service user organisations to explore topics such as housing, homelessness and addiction; disability, societal participation and addiction; ageing, loneliness and alcohol use; social and health-related inequalities in association with addiction.

Please see our flyer for preliminary details. If you are interested in presenting and/or attending our symposium and workshop, please contact us at sdhi@dundee.ac.uk

Save the Date: SDHI will host symposium and workshop on the ‘Social Dimensions of Addiction’ – 9 October 2015

myWPEdit Image The interdisciplinary event will be held at the University of Dundee following the International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) Conference in Dundee from 5th-8th October 2015. We aim to bring together researchers, practitioners and service user organisations. Please stay tuned for updates on this event over the next few months.