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.
Professor Elinore McCance-Katz
Professor of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco
Professor Michael Soyka
Medical Director, Psychiatric Hospital Meiringen
Dr Daniel Fuster
Internist, Addiction Unit, Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Head of the Department of Addictions, University Hospital of Grenoble
Professor Seddon Savage
Director, Dartmouth Center on Addiction Recovery and Education
New Hampshire, USA
Dr Jenny Bearn
Consultant Psychiatrist/Honorary Senior Lecturer, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London
Dr Laurent Gourarier
Psychiatrist and Additcion Specialist, La Terrasse, Hôpital Maison Blanche