Latest News: Professor David Nutt to speak at VAADA 2019 Conference.

VAADA is excited to announce that Professor David Nutt from Imperial College UK will be speaking at the upcoming VAADA Conference.

Professor Nutt is the founder Chair of (formerly the Independent Scientific Committee on Drugs – ISCD) and has held many leadership positions in both the UK and European academic scientific and clinical organisations including the European Brain Council, the British Neuroscience Association, the British Association of Psychopharmacology, the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology and the UK Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. He is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, of Psychiatrists and the Academy of Medical Sciences. He is also the UK Director of the European Certificate and Masters in Affective Disorders courses and a member of the International Centre for Science in Drug Policy.

A more in depth account of some of Professor Nutt’s work can be found on the conference website. Further announcements of VAADA 2019 speakers will be announced over coming weeks.

The VAADA 2019 Conference: Jack of all trades, master of one, will be taking place February 14 -15 2019 at the Pullman on the Park, East Melbourne. Please REGISTER NOW!!  to make the most of Early Bird Registration, which offers considerable savings, and save the dates in your diaries.

Abstract submissions are open and we strongly encourage you to submit proposals for oral presentations and workshops.

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