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Keyword: Drugs

Public health

21 Jan 2021

First call for abstracts: Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly 2021

The Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly (NADRA) will take place at Hanaholmen, Espoo, in Finland 8 – 10 September 2021. First [...]

Public health

4 Jun 2020

”Rökare drabbas med större sannolikhet av allvarliga komplikationer vid en covid-19-infektion”

På Nordens välfärdscenters webbinarium om effekter av coronapandemin stod det klart att det i många frågor är för tidigt att dra någ [...]

Public health

7 May 2020

Debatt: Livslånga konsekvenser för barn som utsätts för alkohol i fosterstadiet

Det här är en debattartikel som publicerades i Dagens Medicin 7 maj 2020. [...]

Public health

30 Jan 2020

Avkriminalisering av drogbruk skapar debatt i Norden

- Att avkriminalisera användningen av droger är en fråga som delar åsikterna. För personer som är beroende av droger är en avkriminal [...]

Public health

29 Jan 2020

First call for abstracts for NADRA 2020

This year the Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly (NADRA) focuses on marginalization and complex problems as challenges for Nord [...]

Public health

20 Dec 2019

Nordens välfärdscenter firar 10 år i välfärdens tjänst

I år fyller Nordens välfärdscenter, Nordiska ministerrådets institution inom social- och hälsosektorn, 10 år. - Vårt arbete går ut p [...]

Public health

18 Dec 2019

Tidskriften Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs och Helsingfors universitet inleder samarbete

Från och med första januari 2020 inleder Nordens välfärdscenters vetenskapliga tidskrift Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs (NAD) ett s [...]

Public health

15 Apr 2019

New report describes cannabis policy and legislation in the Nordic countries

How is cannabis use controlled in the legal systems in the Nordic countries? How do the Nordic legal systems see cannabis as a drug, and how [...]

Public health

23 Oct 2018

Drug-related deaths: A new project allows voices of the bereaved to be heard

The world's largest research project focusing on the support offered to bereaved after drug-related deaths has been launched in Norway. Amon [...]

Public health

26 Sep 2018

NADRA 2018: Challenges faced by researchers

This year the key note presentations at the Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly (NADRA) discussed different challenges researche [...]

Public health

28 May 2018

NADRA 2018: Q&A with key note speaker Linsay Gray

Senior Investigator Scientist Linsay Gray from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit at the University of Glasgow is one of the [...]

Public health

30 Apr 2018

Delade åsikter om cannabis i Norden

Då Nordens välfärdscenter och popNAD ordnade seminarium om aktuella frågor gällande nordiska perspektiv på cannabis, blev det tydligt [...]

Public health

5 Apr 2018

NADRA 2018: Q&A with key note speaker Philip Lalander

Professor Philip Lalander from Malmö University in Sweden is one of the key note speakers at the Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Ass [...]

Public health

23 Jan 2018

Call for abstracts: Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly (NADRA) 2018

The Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers’ Assembly will be held in Voksenåsen, Oslo, Norway 29-31.8.2018. We warmly welcome Nordic researc [...]

Public health

30 Nov 2017

New light on the Nordic paradox

The Nordic welfare model is strongly connected to the concept of equality. The fact that inequalities in health are larger in the Nordic cou [...]

Public health

25 Aug 2014

NADRA 2014: Q&A with Professor Jeff Collin

Jeff Collin is a professor of global health policy and head of social policy at the University of Edinburgh. A political scientist, his rese [...]

Public health

28 Apr 2014

NADRA 2014: Q&A with Professor Alison Ritter

Professor Alison Ritter is an internationally recognized drug policy scholar and the Director of the Drug Policy Modelling Program (DPMP) at [...]

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