Trainings & Webinars for CTN Members:
Recordings & Presentations

Webinars for CTN Members

CTN Webinar Catalog

The NIDA Clinical Coordinating Center provides online trainings throughout the year for CTN members.

You can also get updates on past and future webinars convened by the NIDA Clinical Coordinating Center as well as others coordinated by the CCTN, by following the What's New blog or our Facebook page.

For webinars before 2014, see Webinar Archives.


Where is MAT Available in the U.S. and Is It Available Where Needed? A Geogrphic Review. July 30, 2018

Appropriate Opioid Prescribing for Acute Pain after Surgery. February 13, 2018


State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis (STR). September 26, 2017

A Practical Guide to Using Brief Addiction Monitor Data in the VA. August 14, 2017

Measurement-Based Care: Isn't It About Time We Used It? July 28, 2017

Deep Cohort Studies: From Google Baseline to the Precision Medicine Initiative to VA's Million Veterans. April 14, 2017


Preparation for Drug Management and Accountability in a CTN Clinical Trial. October 19, 2016.

Demonstrating Practical Use of Data Share and Secondary Analyses. September 14, 2016.

Pharmacotherapy Trials for Adolescent Substance Use Disorders: From Concept to Execution. August 10, 2016.

In the Weeds: Assessing Neurocognitive Brain Imaging and Substance Abuse Measures in Emerging Adults. July 13, 2016.

CTN-0044 WEB-TX: A Review of Primary and Secondary Outcomes. May 25, 2016.

CTN Investigator Toolbox. April 20, 2016.

The Challenge of Evidence-Based Group Therapy for Substance Use Disorders. March 23, 2016.

Privacy and Confidentiality Protections for Research Participants with Substance Use Disorders: 42 CFR Part 2 Revisions. March 9, 2016.



Electronic Medical/Health Records - Common Data Elements for Substance Use Disorders. November 11, 2015.

Concepts of CBT and Strengths-Based Approaches to Addiction and Mental Health Research and Treatment and a Mindfulness Approach to Substance Abuse Disorders. October 14, 2015.

Motivational Interviewing in Clinical Trials. September 16, 2015.

Emotional Brain Training and Substance Use Disorders. June 10, 2015.

Family Involvement in Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Treatment and Research. May 27, 2015.

Preparing for Close-Out of Studies and Sites. Apr. 29, 2015.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher and GCP/GCDMP Trends in the CTN. Mar. 18, 2015.

Publications Planning and Preparation. Jan. 28, 2015.


CSAT/CTN Webinar Series

This 2016-2017 webinar series will focus on a range of topics related to CTN collaborations with CSAT.


CTN Dissemination Workshops

These workshops, organized by members of the CTN Research Utilization Committee (RUC) highlight different methods CTPs have used to dissemination evidence-based treatment into their practice settings.

Additional Trainings

Accelerating Knowledge Exchange in Substance Abuse Treatment (NIDA Blending Conference workshop, April 19, 2012)
February 7, 2013.
This one-day Blending Initiative meeting reviewed important and timely topics in the treatment of substance use disorders.
Addressing Sexual Issues in Addictions Treatment Workshop.
January 1, 2012.
This 2.5 hour workshop focuses on outcomes and clinical utility of CTN protocols CTN-0018 and -0019, designed to test gender-specific interventions to reduce HIV sexual risk behavior among clients in drug treatment programs.
Methods for Disseminating Evidence-Based Treatments from the Frontlines of Community Treatment Programs (2nd edition).
March 24, 2009.
This 2-hour workshop highlighted different methods community treatment providers have used to disseminate evidence-based treatment into their practice. Includes a presentation about using the CTN Dissemination Library.



Calendar of Upcoming Conferences & Trainings

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Supported by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the University of Washington Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute.
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