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Faculty Exchange

I was reading an article today about why a professor was going to miss teaching on Zoom.

By Kim Johnson, June 2021

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Education Standards

There is a lot of talk about addiction treatment quality these days. ICUDDR began a process last fall to develop education standards for programs that train the addiction workforce.

By Kim Johnson, April 2021



Welcome to the ITTC Network

I am very pleased to be able to officially announce the creation of the ITTC Network. The International Technology Transfer Centers or ITTCs is a network of universities that use a technology transfer model of addressing the needs for drug demand reduction services in their country or region.

By Kim Johnson, February 2021


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Supporting University Students During COVID-19

It has been a challenge to switch from walking into a classroom and seeing my students’ faces and teaching them in ways I am used to. I am going to talk about how it is difficult for students and how we can support them.

By Cary Hopkins Eyles, May 2020


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Going Online, Part 2

I don’t know about you, but the past few weeks of teaching have been really hard for me. I have done more webinars than I can count using pretty much every platform that exists. But this past month has been a completely different experience.

By Kim Johnson, April 2020

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Going Online

With COVID 19 now a worldwide pandemic, many of us have had to move our live classes online. We have compiled a few tips and resources for those of you that are new to working in this environment.

By Kim Johnson, March 2020

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Welcome to our new website!

We moved our site onto a different platform so that we could integrate several databases that will make our website more dynamic. Read on to learn more.

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Addiction is a Disease

Over the weekend, I was talking to a physician who didn’t believe that addiction was a disease. It is a frustrating fact of our profession that we need to have this debate over and over again despite the long historical Read more…

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Welcome to the first ICUDDR blog post!

Welcome to the first ICUDDR blog post! We will be posting weekly. Our goal is to provide information about current research that might be of interest to you and your students, to provide tips for new program or curriculum development, Read more…

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