DRNS Annual Conference

Become a more effective and impactful drugs researcher by attending the first DRNS conference #DRNS2018, supported by the Society for the Study of Addiction.

This one-day conference has been designed to support the development of Scottish drugs researchers including: Masters and PhD students, Academic and Peer Researchers.

Speakers include Professors Alex Stevens, Tracey Finch, Betsy Thom, and Harry Sumnall.

Workshop sessions include: preparing a strong grant application, non-academic methods in knowledge exchange, getting published, and translating findings into Govt. policy and practice developments.

Poster sessions will allow delegates to present updates on work in progress and the results of recently completed research, with a prize for the best poster presentation. To present a poster at the conference, please submit an abstract here.

There is a nominal fee of £20 per delegate place to encourage attendance and offset some of the event costs.  We are making places available free of charge to peer researchers via voluntary sector organisations. If you are a peer researcher and would like a free place at this event, please contact us.

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Find out more information by looking at our Conference Programme.