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Save the date: 11th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, October 7th – 9th 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

We are pleased to announce that the 11th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting will take place on October 7-9, 2020, in Lisbon, Portugal. The main conference takes place on the 8th and 9th, and pre-conference activities will take place on the 7th. Early-bird registration will open on Friday 6th March, and registration will close on […]

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Tenth EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, September 16th – 18th 2019, Ghent, Belgium

Looking over the wall – promoting multidisciplinary work in prevention Please visit our new conference website for all information on EUSPR 2019 Abstract submissionConference registrationTravel & Accommodation 2019 EUSPR Presentation FormatsEUSPR 2019 ProgrammeEUSPR 2019 Post-conference workshops2019 Keynote speakers We are pleased to announce that the call for abstracts for EUSPR 2019 has opened and will […]

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Position paper of the European Society for Prevention Research on the Icelandic model

European prevention researchers critical about hype on the Icelandic model for youth alcohol use reduction Posição da Sociedade Europeia de Pesquisa em Prevenção sobre o modelo islandês Los investigadores europeos en prevención critican la publicidad sobre el modelo islandés para reducir el consumo de alcohol entre los jóvenes   European prevention researchers critical about hype […]

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Initiative for Science in Europe call to mobilise the research community

The Initiative for Science in Europe calls for support of their Europe-wide petition to ask for a sensible investment in Research, Education, and Innovation.  There is a meeting ahead of the EU Council on February 20 with the Multiannual Financial Framework on the agenda. News from many Member States hint that the contribution will shrink […]

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EUSPR Early Careers Forum
  • Researchers, policy-makers and practitioners who entered the prevention field within the last 8 years
  • Current students of a prevention-related discipline at Masters or doctoral level
  • Senior colleagues interested to support early-career activities

Cornerstones of this advancement are:

  • cross-disciplinary networks of scientists,
  • policy makers and practitioners,
  • methodology development,
  • promotion of higher education and
  • career development in prevention and implementation research.

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From the blog

How do we become scientists? A tale on abduction

19 January 2020 | Maria Rosaria Galanti is Professor in Public Health Epidemiology at the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden. In this article, she provides an interesting opinion on the intellectual qualities of scientists. Are there good and bad scientists? Read on to find out Professor’s … Continue reading

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Impressions of the EUSPR 2019 Conference by the Early Career Forum

21 November 2019 | This year, the 10th conference and Members’ Meeting of the European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) was held in Ghent, Belgium from September 16th to 18th. Overall, it was a wonderful conference in a timeless venue, with lovely weather, good … Continue reading

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Responding to complex needs of young people who access substance use services in the criminal justice system

23 September 2019 | In this blog, Dr Helen Gleeson offers interesting insights on the needs of young people with a have a history of substance use who come into contact with the criminal justice system in the UK. Curious? Read on. In the … Continue reading

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Policy reform towards implementing harm reduction in Nigeria

20 August 2019 | In this blog, Adebisi Yusuff Adebayo takes a critical look at the implementation of harm reduction measures to address the health risks related to injection drug use in Nigeria. Despite the fact that there are numerous strong global proofs that … Continue reading

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The first ever EUSPR-ECF webinar

29 July 2019 | In this blog post, Laura Castillo-Eito, PhD candidate at the University of Sheffield (UK)  shares with us the experience of the first webinar of the EUSPR Early Career Forum. Technology! We are surrounded by it: computers, smartphones, tablets… We use … Continue reading

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Embracing a cultural perspective into Prevention Science

23 April 2019 | In this blog, Dr Giovanni Aresi will discuss some reasons why adopting a cultural perspective is important for prevention scientists. The 2018 conference was the first time I came in contact with the European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR). As … Continue reading

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