The ISAM Neuroscience Interest Group (ISAM NIG) has recently published a roadmap paper to actualize potentials in these international collaborations and bring neuroscience to addiction medicine.
As part of the Interest Grup’s Activities the ISAM NIG Co-Chairs Antonio Verdejo-Garcia, PhD, Monash University and Hamed Ekhtiari, MD, PhD, Laureate Institute for Brain Research are holding the first ISAM NIG webinar on Feb 26 (topics below).
If you are interested in participating in this or future webinars on relevant topics – Please respond to these two questions by email: ISAM NIG isam.NIG@gmail.com and you will receive more details for participation.
First ISAM NIG Webinar Agenda
Wednesday, February 26th, 2020, 3-5p ET (9-11p CET and Thursday, February 27th, 5:30a ACST, and 7-9a Melbourne time)
15:00-15:10 Brief Overview on Webinar Agenda and Introduction of the Webinar Participants
15:10-15:20, Why Do We Need the International Network on Neuroscience for Addiction Medicine (INONAM), Kathleen Brady (Medical University of South Carolina)
15:20-15:35, Introducing German Addiction Research Consortium (ReCoDe), Andreas Heinz (Charité‐Universitätsmedizin Berlin), Heike Tost (Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim), Rainer Spanagel (Heidelberg University)
15:35-15:45, NIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Biomarkers and Biotypes of Drug Addiction, Tanya Ramey (Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences, National Institute on Drug Abuse)
15:45-16:00, ISAM NIG Roadmap Paper, Antonio Verdejo-Garcia (Monash University)
16:00-16:15, Potentials for Collaborations within ISAM NIG, Hamed Ekhtiari (Laureate Institute for Brain Research)
16:15-16:45, Group Discussion
16:45-16:55, Meeting Conclusion: Challenges and Hope for INONAM, Alexander Baldachino (University of St Andrews)
16:55-17:00, Meeting Wrap Up and Next Steps with INONAM
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