Thứ hai, 02/12/2013 | 08:00

Satellite workshop on Amphetamine Type Stimulants in Hanoi

Hỗ trợ kỹ thuật
02/12/2013 - 03/12/2013
Hanoi Medical University

Vietnam Administration of HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC) and Hanoi Medical University will co – organize a workshop on Amphetamine Type Stimulants in Hanoi from December 2nd to December 3rd, 2013

Objectives:

  1. To share information about the usage, social consequences and health of patients using Amphetamine Type Stimulants (ATS) in the world and Vietnam
  2. To provide information on interventions (prevention, harm reduction, diagnosis, treatment) in the world
  3. To share information on the current response of Vietnam on the use and addiction of ATS

Contents:

  1. Overview of the use of ATS in the world and Vietnam
  2. Classification of ATS, ways to use, addiction and addiction mechanisms
  3. Social and health consequences regarding dependence on Amphetamine Type Stimulants (including the relationship between the use of Amphetamine and HIV infection)
  4. Intervention solutions (prevention, harm reduction, diagnosis, treatment) in the world: the successes and challenges at the science level, programs and policies
  5. Experiences of intervention solutions and treatment for abuse and dependence on ATS in Vietnam.