Centre for Addictions Research of BC

CARBC Director Tim Stockwell received a 2017 UVic Social Sciences Research Excellence Award

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CARBC Assistant Director Dan Reist presenting at the "Fentanyl: Fact & Fiction" community forum on Jan 19th

CARBC news piece

CARBC in the News

PhD student Adam Sherk being interviewed by Global News about a recent CARBC-led report on the public health benefits of alcohol regulation

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Generating and mobilizing knowledge

The Centre for Addictions Research of BC (CARBC) is a network of individuals and groups dedicated to the study of substance use and addiction in support of community-wide efforts to promote health and reduce harm. Our research is used to inform a broad range of projects, reports, publications and initiatives aimed at providing all people in BC and beyond with access to happier, healthier lives, whether using substances or not. Read more about CARBC


Managed Alcohol Programs

Managed Alcohol Programs

What is a Managed Alcohol Program (MAP)? Where are they being implemented? Are they effective? CARBC is leading a Canada-wide study on Managed Alcohol Programs

BC Alcohol & Other Drug Monitoring Project

CARBC Alcohol and Other Drug Monitoring Project

CARBC's Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) Monitoring Project is an extensive survey of substance and alcohol use in the province. Use our interactive AOD Analyzer tool to explore the BC substance use and health trends that interest you.

Latest CARBC Bulletin

Most recent CARBC research Bulletin

CARBC Bulletin #16: Legalization of Cannabis in Canada: Implementation strategies and public health. (PDF 625kb)

See a list of all CARBC Bulletins