IOTOD 2013

IOTOD 2013’s programme focused on optimising the quality of care, safety issues in opioid dependence and managing complex patients.

The programme covered emerging issues such as minimising the risks associated with medication transfers, recognising drug–drug interactions, treating co-existing HCV, as well as practical approaches to drug addiction and pregnancy.

Chairs

Professor Sharon Walsh

Professor of Behavioral Science and Psychiatry Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY, USA

Scientific Committee

Professor Nicholas Lintzeris

Director, Community Based Treatment Interventions, Drug & Alcohol Services South Australia

Sydney, Australia

Professor Marc Auriacombe

Professor of Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine, University of Bordeaux

Bordeaux, France

Professor John Marsden

Professor of Addiction Psychology, Addictions Department, King’s College London

London, UK

Speakers

Professor David Fiellin

Professor of Medicine, Investigative Medicine and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine

USA

Professor Gabriele Fischer

Addiction Clinic Director, Centre of Public Health and Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Department of Psychiatry

Vienna, Austria

Professor Elinore McCance-Katz

Professor of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco

USA

Professor Nicholas Lintzeris

Director, Community Based Treatment Interventions, Drug & Alcohol Services South Australia

Sydney, Australia

Professor John Strang

Director, National Addiction Centre, King's College London

London, UK

Professor Marc Auriacombe

Professor of Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine, University of Bordeaux

Bordeaux, France

Professor Michael Soyka

Medical Director, Psychiatric Hospital Meiringen

Meiringen, Switzerland

Dr Daniel Fuster

Internist, Addiction Unit, Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol

Badalona, Spain

Professor Maurice Dematteis

Head of the Department of Addictions, University Hospital of Grenoble

Grenoble, France

Professor Seddon Savage

Director, Dartmouth Center on Addiction Recovery and Education

New Hampshire, USA

Webcasts

Manoeuvres in the fog: drug-drug interactions in OST
Practicalities of transitioning between opioid agonist treatments
New horizons for treatment: translating the latest research into clinical practice
Tailoring behavioural interventions: emerging evidence and practical implications
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