Science of Drug abuse

Recent clinical studies have shown that between 30% and 60% of drug abusers have mental health diagnoses Depression, Schizophrenia, and Manic illness disorders. Drug Addiction is a typical of disorder involves the interaction of environmental factors and genetic factors to increase the susceptibility of an individual to addictive behaviour. 

SAMHA scientists are working on the pharmacological and psychosocial models and approaches that involve preclinical studies and clinical findings, to explain the effects of mental health and physical disorders and outcomes in addicted persons. Researchers focus on pregnant women smokes cigarettes. Tobacco usage elevates therapeutic and behavioural therapies in smokers with concurrent psychiatric disorders. Scientists are developing interventions using pharmacological and behavioural treatments in alcohol and opioid dependence.

  • Cannabis - hallucinations and delusions
  • Cocaine - Dementia
  • Marijuana - Schizophrenia
  • Opioids - Insomnia
  • Ketamine - Antisocial personality disorders
  • Benzodiazepine - Sedation & Hypnotism
  • Advances in Neurotoxicology
  • Substance abuse disorders
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Smoking

Related Conference of Science of Drug abuse

Science of Drug abuse Conference Speakers