Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute


May 20, 2022

Webinar June 2: Fentanyl and Opioid Overdose Prescribing for School Personnel

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June 2, 2022 | 1:30-3:00pm PT Presenters: ADAI Continuing Education Specialist Alison Newman, MPH, Sean Hemmerle (WA DOH) and Robyn Smith (King County Behavioral Health & Recovery) This training, sponsored by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI), will provide an overview of the prevalence of fentanyl and how it affects the rates…

May 19, 2022

Webinar June 10: Questions and Answers from Patients About Psychedelics for SUDs

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Where Can I Get Psilocybin for My Opioid Use Disorder? A Review of Questions and Answers from Patients About Psychedelics for SUDsJune 10, 2022 | 12:00-1:00pm PT This session is the third in ADAI’s quarterly “What’s the Latest” series addressing medications for opioid use disorder. Presented by Mark Duncan, MD, this installment will focus on…

May 10, 2022

Transforming Our Communities: Sharing Innovations to Reduce Harms for People Who Use Drugs: June 7-8, 2022

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Registration is open for our 3rd annual Transforming Our Communities Gathering, June 7-8, 2022, 8:30am -12:30pm PT. This 2-day virtual event aims to bring a wide range of participants together to understand the perspectives of people who use drugs, understand the importance of equitable access to care and services, build partnerships and connect people within…

May 5, 2022

Virtual Panel: More Than Just Pipes: Lessons from the Field About Safer Smoking Supplies (May 16)

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ADAI’s Center for Community-Engaged Drug Education, Epidemiology and Research (CEDEER) hosted an interactive virtual panel about how organizations can use distribution of safer smoking supplies to reach people who smoke opioids or stimulants. In this session, experts from the People’s Harm Reduction Alliance and Tacoma Needle Exchange/Dave Purchase Project shared their strategies and answer your…

April 21, 2022

Webinar: Harm Reduction in Rural Alaska (April 27, 12-1pm PT)

Harm Reduction in Rural Alaska April 27, 2022, 12-1pm PT

Interested in learning more about harm reduction in rural communities? Join the Northwest ATTC for their next webinar, Harm Reduction in Rural Alaska, April 27, 2022 (12-1pm PT). Register here! Dr. Sarah Spencer, a physician specializing in family and addiction medicine, will talk about her experience providing treatment for opioid use disorder in rural Alaska…

February 28, 2022

Webinar: Implications of Cannabis Legalization for Quitlines (March 2, 11am)

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March 2, 2022 | 11:00am-12:30pm PT In this webinar from the North American Quitline Consortium, ADAI Research Scientists Beatriz Carlini, PhD, MPH and Gillian Schauer, PhD, MPH, along with Michael Tynan from the CDC, will discuss the implications of cannabis legalization for quitlines. A panel of presenters will share an overview of the current cannabis…

February 24, 2022

Webinar: When MOUD Doesn’t Go According to Plan (March 9, 12pm)

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When making plans with patients to start or stay on Medication for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) sometimes the plan comes together perfectly and other times it doesn’t. Join Addy Adwell BSN, RN and Mark Duncan, MD on March 9, 2022 (12-1pm PT) for a webinar focused on the not-according-to-plan times in our work with special…

February 11, 2022

February 16: Meeting People Where They Are in the Emerald City: Approaches for People Experiencing Homelessness

2022 Seminar Series on Homelessness

The UW Center for Health Innovation and Policy Science (CHIPS) is hosting a 4-part online seminar series on homelessness. The second session, on February 16 (12-1pm PT), will feature ADAI Principal Research Scientist Caleb Banta-Green, as well as Seema Clifasefi of the UW Harm Reduction Research and Treatment Center, talking about projects at the UW…

January 28, 2022

CTN/ATTC Webinar: Pathways to Recovery from Addiction in Mutual Help Groups (Feb. 23)

February 23, 2022 | 11:00am – 12:30pm (PT)1.5 CME & CE availableRegister here The goal of the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) Clinical Trials Network/Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) webinar series is to help scholars and clinicians in the addiction field stay abreast of cutting edge science.  In this webinar, Keith Humphreys, PhD (Stanford University) will…

December 6, 2021

When a Pandemic & an Epidemic Collide: COVID-19 & OUD (Dec. 8, 10am PT)

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ADAI invites you to a lightly facilitated Zoom discussion for anyone of any background who is providing services to those with OUD to share their experiences during COVID. The event starts at 10am PT on Wednesday, December 8. Our intention is to both support and learn from each other about how delivering care has changed…

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