The Addiction Research
The services of the addiction clinic at the Vienna General Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the Medical University focus on research, therapy and clinical treatment of patients from Vienna and the neighbouring regions.
Research and teaching
As a part of the Medical University of Vienna, the medical and psychological team is dedicated to research and teaching in addition to treating hundreds of patients with substance and non-substance addictions. The addiction clinic is in co-operation with the wards and special departments of the hospital.
Past EventsBrain Awareness Week
10. - 14.03.2008, Center for Brain-Studies at the Medical University in Vienna
Topic: Sucht: von Essen, Trinken, … bis hin zum Spielen (Addiction: to Eating, Drinking... up to Gambling)
Lecturer: Prof. G. Fischer
Project "University meets Public"
3 Lectures on the Topic "Doping - Die Sucht nach Erfolg" ("Doping - The Addiction to Success")
Lecturers: Prof. G.Fischer, B.Winklbaur, E.Jung
Children's University 2008
Workshops for Children (age 10-12) on the topic:
„Kann ein Kind schon süchtig sein?“ ("Can a child already become addicted?")
Lecturers: Prof. G. Fischer, B.Winklbaur, M.Zanki
Place: Hösaalzentrum AKH, Wien
Viennese Science-Days 2008
We will organize an "Addiction-Parcour".
University Meets Public WS 2008
Lecture at 3 Adult education centers
"Hamburger, Gras und Grüner Veltliner- Wie süchtig sind wir?" (Hamburger, Grass, Wine - how addicted are we?)
- G. Fischer & B. Winklbaur
Top scientists in Vienna
The 3rd Conference of the European Association of Addiction Therapy (EAAT) took place from September 10th to September 12th, 2007, in the Palais Ferstl, Vienna.
The conference will offered presentations, workshops and poster presentations by top researchers from all over the world as part of the program. Furthermore, it was a great opportunity to get in contact and network with national and international scientists.
The CPDD International Committee
The CPDD International Committee (Chair: Gabriele Fischer) organized a workshop on the topic of "Pregnancy & Addiction" that took place at the Hilton Hotel in Quebec on June 18, 2007.
WHO/NIDA/CPDD International Traveling Fellowship Award
|The European Association of Addiction Therapy Conference WHO/NIDA/CPDD International Traveling Fellowship Award|