Events

Addiction Medicine 2016 was a tremendous success! Thanks to our expert faculty for sharing their exciting work. To learn more about the Division’s Continuing Education activities offered through Harvard Medical School, click here. Share this:

Research Update

The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility has extended its contract with the Division on Addiction to collaborate and pilot the Computerized Assessment and Referral System (CARS) on a national scale. To learn about the CARS-DUI Assessment Project, click here. Share this:

Gambling and gaming are converging: “Won’t someone think of the children!”?

In an op-ed, Dr. Sally Gainsbury, Deputy Director of the Gambling Treatment Clinic & Research Group and Senior Lecturer of the School of Psychology at The University of Sydney, discusses how the convergence of digital gaming and gambling is affecting young people. Read Gambling and gaming are converging: “Won’t someone think of the children!”? Share…

New Publication

Ladouceur, R., Shaffer, P., Blaszczynski, A., & Shaffer, H. J. (2016). Responsible gambling: A synthesis of empirical evidence. Addiction Research & Theory. doi.org/10.1080/16066359.2016.1245294 For more information, visit the Division’s online Library. Share this:

Education Spotlight

Research Methods 101 for the Provider: Guide to Critical Research Consumption is the Division’s newest addition to our portfolio of interactive online CME courses offered through Harvard Medical School. Learn more here. Share this:

Division News

The BASIS recently launched a new enduring series called First Person: Personal Narratives of Addiction. We will invite individuals to share their stories as a supplement to our weekly science reviews. See the full series here.     Share this: