Seminars

  • Founded
    1975
  • Seminar Number
    553

This seminar provides a forum for the scholarly exchange of information among key representatives of the chemical dependency research, treatment, prevention, and policy development communities. It seeks to address the important and complex questions relating to the root causes of chemical dependency and abuse, to examine and evaluate epidemiological studies, to determine the effectiveness of various treatment and prevention strategies, and to discuss the wisdom and value of current international, national, and local policies. Membership is comprised of prominent researchers, established leaders in the treatment and prevention fields, and government policymakers. Speakers in the seminar are drawn from the membership itself and by invitation from other institutions.


Chair
Dr. Frank McCorry
famcc127@gmail.com

Rapporteur
Carolina Leiva Ureta
cdl2148@columbia.edu


All seminars will meet over Zoom for the 2020 fall semester. Meeting links provided upon RSVP. Meeting dates and times are subject to change. 

Meeting Schedule

09/15/2020 Online Meeting
7:00 PM
Retaining Access While Protecting Public Health – Changes to the NYS Addiction Treatment System During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Marc Manseau, New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports




10/20/2020 Online Meeting
7:00 PM
Measuring Addiction Treatment in New York State and Beyond: Shatterproof ATLAS Update October 2020
Leah Kaufman, Shatterproof
Abstract

Abstract

The national non-profit organization, Shatterproof, launched treatmentATLAS.org, an addiction treatment locator, analysis and standards platform on July 21st, 2020. Join us for a demo of the platform, which will include highlights of key features, as well as a discussion of website traffic in New York and other pilot states. This session will also cover next steps for the ATLAS project, the launch of the Addiction Treatment Clinical Quality Improvement webinar series, and expansion of ATLAS to a second cohort of states in 2021.





11/17/2020 Online Meeting
7:00 PM

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12/15/2020 Online Meeting
7:00 PM

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01/19/2021 Location TBD
7:00 PM

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02/16/2021 Location TBD
7:00 PM

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03/16/2021 Location TBD
7:00 PM

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04/20/2021 Location TBD
7:00 PM

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