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Neurobiological Circuits of Addiction: Significance for Psychiatric Practice

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May 22, 2006 - 12:00am - May 26, 2006 - 12:00am
New Orleans, Louisiana

Summary

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the American Psychiatric Association (APA), are pleased to present a special research-based program track - Neurobiological Circuits of Addiction: Significance for Psychiatric Practice - during the 163rd APA Annual Meeting, May 22-26, 2010.

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This scientific track features compelling lectures on addiction-related topics ranging from the brain mechanisms driving addictive behavior to important clinical issues such as treating smoking in patients with comorbid psychiatric disorders and the unique problems facing military personnel and their families. This continuing collaboration between NIDA and APA will help raise awareness of and address emerging issues in addiction and psychiatry.

For the special scientific track agenda, download the Program Book.

For more information about the Annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), go to http://www.psych.org/ AnnualMeeting

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