SERAFs grant from the Research Council of Norway enables SERAF to perform clinical addiction research at an international level and contributes to a more sufficient, evidence-based treatment of addiction disorders.
To meet the request from the research council we have significantly increased our alcohol research. We conduct extensive dissemination of addiction research through publications, lectures, courses, supervision and teaching of master and PhD students.
SERAF has a broad national and international network in the field of clinical addiction research.
Somatic disease burdens among ageing, long-term opioid maintenance treatment patients
Nov. 19, 2020 10:14 AM
In a recently published article, researchers at SERAF and NIPH together with the user organization proLAR-Nett, have investigated the somatic disease burden for aging long-term patients in OMT.
COVID-19 among drug users in Norway
Oct. 13, 2020 10:13 AM
Researchers at SERAF and partners have recently published an article on COVID-19 among drug users in the downtown environments of Oslo, Bergen and Kristiansand.
SERAF will lead the evaluation of the heroin assisted treatment trial project
July 27, 2020 10:03 AM
The Norwegian government has decided to introduce heroin assisted treatment (HAT) as part of opioid maintenance treatment (OMT), as a trial project in Oslo and Bergen, with a 5 year duration.
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