The key theme of NADRA 2014 was "Use and abuse of alcohol research" and the keynote speakers at the assembly were:
- Dr. Alison Ritter, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre at the University of New South Wales
- Dr. Staffan Furusten, Stockholm Centre for Organizational Research, SCORE
- Professor Jeff Collin , Global Public Health Unit, School of Social & Political Science, University of Edinburgh
The aim of the assembly is to gather primarily Nordic researchers working with alcohol and drug related issues to discuss research on trends and developments in consumption, prevention and treatment.
In connection to the Assembly the popular scientific web site PopNAD and Nordic Region in Focus (Norden i Fokus) hosted an open event discussing how the legalization of cannabis has been debated in the Nordic countries. The programme (in Swedish).
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Communications adviser Jessica Gustafsson,
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