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Let's Talk Overdose conference

Let's Talk Overdose conference

Free, virtual, 2-day event for everyone

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Join on April 6 & 7, 2022 for a virtual conference focusing on co-creating solutions to the overdose crisis. Topics will include youth-specific care, managing fentanyl use, decriminalization, international perspectives and more.

Registration includes admission to both days of the Let's Talk Overdose conference:
Two unique days, many important topics
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Are you eager to create solutions to pressing public health crises? Do you want to improve your research and communication skills?
*Open to anyone 25 and younger
Register for the youth case competition!
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Abstract submissions for Lightning Talks, e-Posters and Videos are accepted until March 14, 2022. We encourage people from any field and with any experience to apply.
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Addictions and Concurrent Disorders Research Group
This conference is hosted by the ACD Research Group, an interdisciplinary group that runs out of the UBC Department of Psychiatry under the leadership of Dr. Michael Krausz.  We are developing the Risk Assessment and Management Platform (RAMP), involved in the SALOME clinical trial, developed the WalkAlong platform for youth and numerous publications.
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Meet the keynote speakers
Dr. Nick Mathew
Clinical Associate Professor, UBC
Dr. Martha Ignaszewski
Psychiatrist & Education Lead, Complex Pain & Addiction Service
Dr. Pouya Azar
Addiction Psychiatry Lead, Foundry
Dr. Michael Krausz
LEEF Chair in Addiction Research
Dr. Pat McGorry
Executive Director, Orygen

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