2015年5月7日
Pre-conference Workshop V :Integrating Pharmacotherapy into the Addiction Treatment Paradigm
 
日期 : 2015-05-07
舉行日期 : 7 May, 2015 (Thursday)
舉行時間 : 9:30am to 1:00pm
地點 : Jockey Club Innovation Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
活動簡介 : Contents:
This workshop examines what is known about the biology of addiction and how pharmacology may assist people by reducing urges in addiction and improving overall cognitive functioning. Specifically the workshop will focus on neurocognitive aspects of substance and behavioral addictions and how pharmacotherapy and nutritional supplements may be used.

CE Accreditation:
CE (3.5 points) approved by Division of Clinical Psychology, The Hong Kong Psychological Society
CME / CPD (5 points) approved by Hong Kong Academy of Medicine and Hong Kong College of Family Physicians (Max. 10 points for whole function)
CME / CPD (6 points) approved by Hong Kong College of Pediatricians (Max. 10 points for whole function)
CME / CPD (3 points) approved by Hong Kong College of Physician
CME / CPD (4 points) approved by Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists (Max. 16 points for whole function)

Speaker:
Prof. Jon E. Grant, J.D., M.D., M.P.H.
is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Chicago. His research interests include neurology and psychopharmacology in addictive, impulsive and compulsive disorders such as substance abuse disorder, gambling disorder, kleptomania and grooming disorders, etc. Dr. Grant was honored by the NCRG in 2004 as one of the outstanding young investigators in the field of gambling studies. He is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Gambling Studies.