Addiction Congress Organizing Committee

Judith Ann Miller

Founder
Soaring Hope Recovery USA
USA

Biography: Judith Miller, PhD, CAC III, Registered Psychotherapist, LENS Adv. Cer ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychotherapist,Family Therapy,Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Rocco de Filippis

Assistant Professor
Istituto di Psicopatologia
Italy

Biography: Rocco de Filippis completed his MD and PhD from Catholic University of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychotropic Drugs, Bipolar Disorders, Addictive Behaviours

Chris McDuffie

CEO and Founder
Turning Point Addiction and Recovery Services, LLC
USA

Biography: Chris Mc Duffie began Turning Point Addiction Recovery Services severa ReadMore...

Research Interest: addiction & behavioral health treatment

Julian Nesbitt

CEO
Dr Julian Medical Group Ltd
UK

Biography: Dr Julian Nesbitt: An ex A&E, now GP trainee and NHS clinical entrepre ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mental Health

Melissa Harte

Director
Australian Institute for Emotion Focused Therapy
Australia

Biography: Dr Melissa Harte is an experienced Psychologist and presenter, passion ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychological issues, Emotions

Olga Bogdashina

Associate Professor
International Autism Institute
United Kingdom

Biography: Dr. Olga Bogdashina, Ph.D. (linguistics), MSc (Psychology), MA (Teachi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Specific interest in autism research sensory perception, cog ReadMore...

Kully Bath

Director
Acupuncture Haven
United Kingdom

Biography: Kully Bath Clinical Director and certified Practitioner of Acupuncture ReadMore...

Research Interest: Schizophrenia, Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology

Edward Mantler

Vice President
Mental Health Commission of Canada,
Canada

Biography: A highly motivated visionary and an expert at building partnerships, e ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology

Berthide Dufrene

Chief Nursing Officer
Fairleigh Dickinson University
USA

Biography: Dufrene is the Chief Nursing Officer for the NYS OMH Corrections Based ReadMore...

Research Interest: pediatric psychiatry, addiction, nursing

Jill Becker Feigeles

Professor
Yeshiva University
USA

Biography: Jill Becker Feigeles completed her PhD in 2006 at Wurzweiler School of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology

Ken C. Winters

Senior Scientist
Oregon Research Institute
USA

Biography: Ken C. Winters, Ph.D. is a Senior Scientist at the Oregon Research Ins ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychiatry, Psychology, Mental Health and wellness

Cara Dasher

Chief Nursing Officer
Mental Health Institute at Pueblo
USA

Biography: Cara Dasher is the Chief Nursing Officer (RN VI) at Mental Health Inst ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nursing, Healthcare management, Psychiatry

David Baron

Director
Global Center for exercise and psychiatry
USA

Biography: David Baron is currently a Professor of Psychiatry at the Keck School ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychiatry, Mental Health, Psychology

Theodoore Petti

Professor
Robert Wood Johnson Medical
USA

Biography: Theodoore Petti completed his MD at Case-Western Reserve University, g ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric psychiatric disorders,ADHD and language/communicat ReadMore...

Rukhsana Khan

Senior Counsellor
Manchester Institute for Psychotherapy
United Kingdom

Biography: Versatile and highly committed Psychology Lecturer offering over 15 ye ReadMore...

Research Interest: Applications of Transactional Analysis in treating addiction ReadMore...

Tony Tran

Founder/CEO
International Ethnic/Immigrant Mental Health Project
USA

Biography: Tony Tran is the member of American Psychological, Psychotherapist and ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cultural element in the psychological treatment and evaluati ReadMore...

Sergio Perez

Founder
WPA Suicidiology Section
USA

Biography: Sergio Perez is a psychiatrist from Cuba involved in suicide preventio ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychology

Stephen Hinshaw

Vice Chair
University of California
USA

Biography: Dr Stephen Hinshaw interests lie in the fields of clinical child and a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Developmental psychopathology, externalizing behavior dimens ReadMore...

Susan T. Dinnocenti

Founder/CEO
Positivity-Coaching, LLC
USA

Biography: Susan T. Dinnocenti, Ph.D. is a passionate professional who extends le ReadMore...

Research Interest: Positive Psychology

Dr. Guo Song

Head of Research in the Addiction Medicine and Consultant Psychiatrist
Department of the Institute of Mental Health / The National Addictions Management Service
Singapore

Biography: Dr Guo Song is a Head of Research in the Addiction Medicine Department ReadMore...

Research Interest: Translational Clinical Research on Addictions

Dr. Prapapun Chucharoen

Professor
Mahidol University
Thailand

Biography: Prapapun Chucharoen has completed Ph.D. in Neuroscience at the age of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Addiction Therapy

Rukhsana Khan

Senior Counsellor
Manchester Institute for Psychotherapy
United Kingdom

Biography: Versatile and highly committed Psychology Lecturer offering over 15 ye ReadMore...

Research Interest: Applications of Transactional Analysis in treating addictio ReadMore...

Wai Kwong Tang

Professor
Chinese University of Hong Kong
China

Biography: Professor WK Tang was appointed to professor in the Department of Psyc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Substance abuse, Postnatal depression,Stroke

Dr. Gabriel Ivbijaro

President of the World Federation for Mental Health(WFMH) & Chair of The World Dignity Project
Waltham Forest Community and Family Health Services Ltd.
United Kingdom

Biography: Dr. Gabriel Ivbijaro is President of the World Federation for Mental H ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mental Health, Population Health

Dr Guo Song

Head of Research in the Addiction Medicine and Consultant Psychiatrist
Department of the Institute of Mental Health / The National Addictions Management Service
Singapore

Biography: Dr Guo Song is a Head of Research in the Addiction Medicine Department ReadMore...

Research Interest: Translational Clinical Research on Addictions

Wai Kwong Tang

Professor
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Biography: Professor WK Tang was appointed to professor in the Department of Psyc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Substance abuse,Neuropsychiatry, Stroke

Abdulrazak Abyad

CEO
Abyad Medical Center
Saudi Arabia

Biography: Abdulrazak Abyad is working for number of organizations. He is CEO of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychiatry and Alzheimer’s , Internal Medicine,Family Medi ReadMore...

Dr. Yehuda Baruch

Director of Research and Regulatory Affairs
One World Cannabis Ltd.
Israel

Biography: Dr. Yehuda Baruch is Director of Research and Regulatory Affairs of On ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cannabis and its effect, Marijuana and its regulation of pa ReadMore...