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January 2021

HIV Research for Prevention Conference (virtual)

1/27/2021 - 2/4/2021
Jan 27-28 and Feb 3-4 2021.

HIVR4P fosters interdisciplinary knowledge-exchange on HIV vaccines, microbicides, PrEP, treatment as prevention and biomedical interventions as well as their related social and behavioural implications.
Location: Online event
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February 2021

American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting

2/3/2021 - 2/7/2021
The AAPM Annual Meeting is the must-attend meeting of the year for the entire pain care team. It brings together specialists of varying modalities and disciplines to address evidence-based, innovative best practices that treat the whole patient through multimodal and multidisciplinary approaches. AAPM 2021 will provide attendees with the skills and knowledge necessary to more fully incorporate multimodal pain care efficiently and effectively into their practices.

3-7 February 2021, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
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Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Annual Meeting

2/24/2021 - 2/27/2021
SRNT’s Annual Meeting provides an excellent opportunity for attendees of all experience levels to participate in professional programming devoted to research and practice in the field of nicotine and tobacco research. The Annual Meeting includes an education-packed scientific program that allows more than 1,100 international attendees to stay current with the latest breaking research.

24-27 February 2021, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
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International Medicine in Addiction (IMiA) Virtual Conference

2/26/2021 - 2/28/2021
IMiA21 Virtual, 26 - 28 February 2021.

This year’s theme of Connecting the Disconnected acknowledges that we, as doctors, work with people and communities who use substances and therefore we are very aware of the sometimes complex issues, the disconnection, marginalisation and need to respond to people’s unique situations and issues. By moving to a virtual platform we hope to welcome doctors from around the world, not just Australia and New Zealand, to participate in the three day program over the weekend of 26 - 28 February 2021.
Location: Online event
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March 2021

American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT) Annual Meeting

3/1/2021 - 3/12/2021
10-13 March 2021, Washington, DC, USA.
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April 2021

National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

4/5/2021 - 4/8/2021
5-8 April 2021, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

The Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is an annual gathering for stakeholders to discuss what's working in prevention and treatment.
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American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD) Conference

4/10/2021 - 4/14/2021
10-14 April 2021, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

AATOD are currently planning a hybrid model (live-in-person and virtual meeting) for the AATOD Conference.
Location: Online event
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Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM) Virtual Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions

4/12/2021 - 4/16/2021
April 12-16, 2021. 42nd Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. For the health and safety of attendees, the meeting will be held virtually.
Location: Online event
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American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Annual Conference (Virtual)

4/22/2021 - 4/24/2021
ASAM Virtual.2021 highlights best practices and the latest science, research, and innovations in addiction medicine from leading experts in the field.
Location: Online event
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May 2021

American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting (Virtual)

5/1/2021 - 5/31/2021
The 2021 Annual Meeting and Mental Health Services Conference (formerly IPS) will be held virtually.
Location: Online event
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National Addiction Leadership Conference

5/16/2021 - 5/18/2021
NAATP National 2021, scheduled for May 16-18, 2021 in Denver, Colorado.
Location: Denver, Colorado
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14th European Congress on Heroin Addiction & Related Clinical Problems

5/21/2021 - 5/23/2021
May 21-23, 2021. Grenoble, France.
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World Conference on Research Integrity

5/30/2021 - 6/2/2021
7th World Conference on Research Integrity. 30 May - 2 June 2021, Cape Town, South Africa. This will be the first time this conference will be held in Africa.
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June 2021

Society for Prevention Research (SPR) Annual Meeting

6/1/2021 - 6/4/2021
1-4 June 2021, Washington, DC, USA. The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 29th Annual Meeting will be held June 1-4, 2021. This year’s theme is “Addressing Racism and Disparities when Considering Biology and Context.”
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International Society for the Study of Drug Policy (ISSDP) Conference

6/2/2021 - 6/4/2021
02-04 June 2021, Aguascalientes, Mexico. 14th Annual Conference, hosted by the Drug Policy Program of the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), will be held in Aguascalientes, Mexico. This annual event is of interest to academics in the field of drug policy, as well as policymakers and decision-makers interested in drugs and drug policy.

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Location: Mexico
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International Conference on Addiction Treatment and Therapy (ICATT)

6/10/2021 - 6/11/2021
10-11 June 2021, Copenhagen, Denmark. ICATT 2021: 15. International Conference on Addiction Treatment and Therapy aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Addiction Treatment and Therapy. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Addiction Treatment and Therapy.
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College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) Annual Meeting

6/19/2021 - 6/23/2020
19-23 June 2021, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

CPDD provides a national and international forum for scientists of diverse backgrounds to advance the understanding of molecular-neurobiological aspects of addictive disorders and, by the application of new scientific knowledge, to improve and develop treatments utilizing novel behavioural and pharmacological therapies.
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) International Forum

6/19/2021 - 6/21/2021
19-21 June 2021. The NIDA International Forum fosters international cooperative research and the exchange of scientific information by drug abuse researchers. Held each June in conjunction with the annual scientific meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD), the Forum highlights the range and quality of drug abuse and addiction research conducted around the world.

Expect further details in January 2021
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Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) Annual Meeting

6/19/2021 - 6/23/2021
The primary goal of this joint meeting of RSA and ISBRA is to provide a forum for alcohol researchers – from all disciplines – to present their latest findings and to learn about new research developments in an environment that will provide interaction at both the professional and personal level.

19-23 June 2021, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Location: Online event
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