Seminars and Conferences

The following seminars and conferences are being held….

Cracked but not broken
Shaping new knowledge into treatment for amphetamine and crack dependent youths

Date: April 18-20th, 2008
Location: UBC Life Sciences Building, Vancouver, Canada.
Sponsors: UBC, CHÉOS, UBC Institute of Mental Health (Department of Psychiatry)

Location: Barcelona
Harm Reduction
This conference theme is “Towards Global Approach”
Date: 11th – 15th May 2008
Location: Barcelona

Info: Conference Consortium

Email: mailto:info@ihraconferences.com

Europad 8 Conference: Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems
Date: 29th – 31st May 2008
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Venue: Kempinski Hotel

Info: Europad

JUNE
10th UK International Hepatitis C Conference:
Pioneering Treatment and Prevention outside the comfort zone
Date: 3rd – 4th June 2008
Location: Derby

Web: UK Hepatitis C Resource Centre

Email: international@hepccentre.org.uk

Club Health 2008: The 5th International Conference on Nightlife, Substance Use and Related Health Issues

This exciting event will bring together experts from around the world to exchange information on the latest research, policy and practice on protecting and promoting health in nightlife settings.

Date: 25th June 2008

Location: Santa Eulalia, Ibiza, Spain

Web: Club Health 2008

European Seminar: Youth and AIDS
ARAS – The Romanian Assosiation Against AIDS, one of the main actors in the field of HIV prevention and social assistance organises the seminar YOUTH and AIDS, whose main objective is to promote best practices exchange and to train young activists in the field of HIV/AIDS prevention among youth.
Date: 27th – 28th June 2008
Location: Bucharest, Romania

Web: For registration

Email: youthandaids@gmail.com

JULY

A Climate for Change: An International Summit
Advancing Theory, Research, Policy & Practice in Addiction

This two day summit, with post-summit professional development workshops, aims to inform, enliven and expand understanding of addiction.

Date: 10-12 July 2008
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Web: Pacific Centre for Motivation & Change

email: summit@pacificcmc.com

Beyond 2008 Forum
A Global NGO Forum contributing to the 10 year Review of Achievement following the 1998 United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on Illicit Drugs.
Date: 7th – 9th July 2008
The Steering and Programme Committees of ?BEYOND 2008? want to ensure that this NGO forum is as representative as possible of civil society from around the world. For this we need your contribution.

Web: Vienna NGO Committee on Narcotic Drugs

Email: k.e.hughes@ljmu.ac.uk

SEPTEMBER
First Global Conference on Methamphetamine
The primary objective of this conference is to bring together scientists and other professionals to discuss the intersection between methamphetamine use, public health, law enforcement and civil society.
Date: 15th – 16th September 2008
Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Web: Global Methamphetamine Conference

Email: prague2008@globalmeth.com