Addiction. University of Auckland Winter Lectures

Source:
University of Auckland
Publication date:
2019
Date:
24 July 2019, 12:30pm - 14 August 2019, 1:30pm
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Venue:
University of Auckland, Fale Pasifika
Speakers:
Various

University of Auckland. Lecture 3, Wednesday 24 July | Lock them up and throw away the key? The addicted offender, Dr Katey Thom, Associate Professor Khylee Quince

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Hosted by Centre for Addiction Research, this year's series of six lunchtime lectures is themed 'Addiction: The Changing World of Dangerous Consumptions'.

Wednesdays, 12.30-1.30pm

Lecture 1, Wednesday 3 July | Evidence-based alcohol policy: yeah right! Dr Nicki Jackson

Lecture 2, Wednesday 10 July | Pokies fund my kindy: New Zealand’s reliance on gambling, Professor Peter Adams

Lecture 3, Wednesday 24 July | Lock them up and throw away the key? The addicted offender, Dr Katey Thom, Associate Professor Khylee Quince

Lecture 4, Wednesday 31 July | Leaping into the unknown: the use of new psychoactive substances in New Zealand, Professor Janie Sheridan

Lecture 5, Wednesday 7 August | Could psychedelic drugs be used to treat addictions? Associate Professor Suresh Muthukumaraswamy

Lecture 6, Wednesday 14 August | Less is more. What we know about older adults' drinking, Dr David Newcombe, Dr Andy Towers

Last updated: 2019-07-03