Organisers are pleased to announce that Dr. Christopher Proctor (British), Chief Scientific Officer, Group Research & Development at British American Tobacco, Southampton, is joining the Global Research & Policy Insights into Nicotine Addiction Panel on 4th June.
Organisers are pleased to announce that Dr. Marjana Martinic (German), Deputy President, International Center for Alcohol Policies (ICAP), Washington DC, is joining the Global Research & Policy Insights into Alcohol Addiction Panel on 4th June.
Organisers are pleased to announce that Dr. Wayne C. Drevets (American), Scientific Vice President and Disease Area Leader in Mood Disorders at Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson, is joining the Global Research & Policy Insights into Drug Addiction Panel on 4th June.
Organisers are pleased to announce that Dr. David Budtz Pedersen (Danish) will bring his skills and insights to bear as the co-rapporteur of the joint conclusions and recommendations to be announced at the end of the conference.
Organisers are pleased to announce that H.E. Mr. Mxolisi Nkosi, South African Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and to the European Union will give the Consultation Event Opening Address on 4th June.
Organisers are pleased to announce that Professor Klaus Bock, the Danish Champion of Euroscience Open Forum 2014 Copenhagen (www.esof2014.org) will present the latest state of play on how this Olympics of European Research event is progressing.
Professor Michel Kazatchkine (French) and Dr. Wilson M. Compton (American), the respective Co-Chairs for the event, have finalised the invitees for the three thematic panels on drugs, alcohol and nicotine addictions.
The response has been great and the balance struck between scientists, social scientists, policymakers, funders, industry, media and civil society activists promises a truly well-rounded dialogue on 4th June next. (Professor Kazatchkine is the United Nations Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central Asia and the Former Executive Director of The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis & Malaria. Dr. Wilson Compton is Director of the Division of Epidemiology, Services and Prevention Research at the US National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).