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Center for Advancing
Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research

2015 International Conference on Global Health:
Prevention and Treatment of Substance Use Disorders and HIV


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April 22 - 24, 2015 • Hangzhou, China

For additional information, please visit the local conference website at http://huiyi.e-inshow.com/.

Conference Agenda and Presentations

The UCLA Center for Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research (CALDAR), in collaboration with the Asian & Pacific Islander Addiction Science Network, is pleased to announce the second meeting of Conference Series to Promote Global Health, sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Conference Theme: Prevention and treatment of substance abuse and HIV, focusing on Asian countries and Pacific Islands.

Conference Goals: (1) share research findings in the treatment and prevention of substance use disorders and HIV infection, (2) stimulate international collaborations, particularly between the US and the Asia/ Pacific Island Region, and (3) inform cultural aspects of treatment and prevention of substance use disorders and HIV, in order to promote global health.

For additional information, please visit the local conference website at http://huiyi.e-inshow.com/.

Travel Information: Hangzhou, China

For questions on abstract submission or travel awards, please contact Ross Pineda via rosspineda@ucla.edu. For questions on travel and event logistics, please contact: Wenji Yuan at ywj8604@163.com.

Organizers:

University of California, Los Angeles, USA
State Key Laboratory for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Zheijang University, China

Sponsors:

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), USA
NIDA Asian American and Pacific Islander Workgroup, USA
First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China

Planning Committee:

Chairperson: Yih-Ing Hser, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Center for Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Betty Tai, Ph.D.:  Director, Center for Clinical Trials Network, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, USA

Jacques Normand, Ph.D.:  Director, AIDS Research Program, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, USA

Ming D. Li, Ph.D.: Professor, Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia School of Medicine, USA

Linda Chang, Ph.D.:  Professor and Program Director, Neuroscience and MR Research, University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine, USA

Zhiwei Chen, Ph.D.:  Professor and Director, AIDS Institute, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong