Affiliated Societies


AAAP – American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry
Kathryn L. Cates-Wessel
Executive Director
400 Massasoit Avenue, Suite 307
East Providence, RI 02914
Phone: (401) 524-3076 Fax: (401) 272-0922

American Society of Addiction Medicine [ASAM] Penny Mills, ASAM Office
4601 North Park Avenue,
Upper Arcade, Suite 101
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-4520  USA
Phone: (301) 656-3920/ Fax: (301) 656-3815

Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine [CSAM-SMCA] c/o Dr. Paul Sobey
1444 40th Street SW
Calgary AB T3C 1W7 Canada

Dutch Society
Juliette Frohn
Secretariaat VVGN
Hoofdweg 271
Paterswolde 9765 CH  Nederlands
Tel: 06 29356712

Egyptian Society
The Addiction Section of the Egyptian Psychiatric Association (AEPA)
Dr. Ahmed Okasha
President, Egyptian Psychiatric Association
Dar El Hekma, 42 Kasr El Aini Street
Cairo, Egypt
Tel: 202 9200901/ Fax: 202 9200907

Iranian Society – ISATA
Dr. Ali Farhoudian
Iranian Institute for Science and Technology of Addiction

Israeli Society of Addiction Medicine – ILSAM
Prof. Shaul Lev-Ran, President
2 Tween Towers, 35 Jabotinsky St.
P.O. Box 3604
Ramat-Gan 52136 Israel


Japanese Society of Alcohol-Related Problems
Dr. Susumu Higuchi
Japanese Society of Alcohol-Related Problems
5-3-1 Nobi, Yokosuka, Kanagawa 239-0841 Japan

 Swiss Society of Addiction Medicine [SSAM] Contact persons for our society:
Dr. Robert Haemmig, president
Zieglerstrasse 30
3007 Bern, Switzerland

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