Events SSA PhD Conference and Annual Conference 2019 The 11th SSA PhD Conference will be held on Wednesday 6 November at the Crowne Plaza hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne. Registration will be open soon via the SSA website, for a limited number of funded places, available to students in the field, at any stage of their PhD studies. The Society for the Study of Addiction Annual Conference, 2019, will be held at the Crowne Plaza hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, on Thursday 7 and Friday 8 November, following our PhD Conference on Wednesday 6 November. Registration will be open soon via the SSA website. The Society lecture will be given by Professor Colin Drummond, Professor of Addiction Psychiatry at King’s College London. Call for Symposia: Members are invited to submit details of programmed symposia looking at new developments and current topics in addiction. Click here to send us your proposal. Up to four sessions will be chosen and will be funded by the SSA. Deadline; Sunday 3 February. Applications will open soon for a limited number of funded places available for:- selected students presenting their work;- PhD students volunteering as helpers; and- third-sector workers/service-users presenting their work.