Society for the Study of Addiction Annual Symposium 2015

Thursday, 5th November 2015 to Friday, 6th November 2015

The SSA annual symposium presents important and topical research into addictions. Leading figures in addictions studies and practice present their work to an international audience of delegates from the fields of psychiatry, psychology, general practise, nursing, and social work, as well as people from specialist addictions agencies, students at all levels, service users and others connected with the field. Themes this year include:

  • Recovery

  • Take-home naloxone and the potential to prevent overdose deaths

  • Cannabis: new research

  • Recent findings from research funded by Alcohol Research UK

  • Science and politics – synergy or conflict?