President

Michal Miovský

Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Professor of Clinical psychology on Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic). He graduated from the Philosophical Faculty of Masaryk University in Brno in 1998. In 2002, he received a Ph.D. degree in Clinical Psychology at Palacky University in Olomouc. In the same year, he was employed as a researcher at the Institute of Psychology of the Academy of Science of the Czech Republic. He has started his professional carrier as a volunteer and therapist in Drop-in centre and in school prevention. Later he established therapeutic centre for drug users and leaded group of treatment facilities (Therapeutic community, Aftercare, Day centre and Substitution centre) in NGO “Podane ruce”  in Brno.

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Vice President for Treatment and UTC

Roger H. Peters

University of South Florida, USA

Dr. Peters is a Professor in the Department of Mental Health Law and Policy at the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute (FMHI), University of South Florida (USF), where he has served as a faculty member since 1986, and as Department Chair from 2004-2011.  Dr. Peters holds a joint appointment in USF’s College of Public Health.  Dr. Peters received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the Florida State University, following completion of a pre-doctoral internship at the University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, and is a licensed Psychologist in Florida.

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Vice President for International Collaboration

Igor Koutsenok

University of California San Diego, USA

Dr. Igor Koutsenok is а Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego, Director of the Center for Addiction Research, Training and Application, Director of the SAMHSA PEPFAR International Addiction Technology Transfer Center-Ukraine, and a co-director of the SAMHSA PEPFAR South East Asia Addiction Technology Transfer Center.

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Melody Heaps

Melody M Heaps founded TASC (Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities), in 1976 and led the NGO to become a nationally recognized agency before she retired as president in 2009. Under Ms. Heaps’ leadership,TASC grew from a small pilot program in Cook County, Illinois, to a $20 million, statewide organization providing treatment alternatives to incarceration services in the criminal justice system to 20,000 individuals annually. 

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Hamad Al Ghafri

H.E. Hamad Al Ghafri holds a MBBS, MPH, and PhD.  He is the Director General of the National Rehabilitation Centre, Director of WHO Collaborating Centre for Substance Use Prevention and treatment of Substance Use Disorders Issues, Professor (Emeritus)Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Hashimate Kingdom of Jordan.  Dr. Hamad Al Ghafri serves on many national and international bodies. 

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Apinun Aramrattana

Dr. Aramrattana is a family doctor with a wide epidemiologic experience including the Thai National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, National estimation of injecting drug users using network scale-up method, RDS study on HIV prevalence among injecting drug users in Thailand. 

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Iryna Pinchuk

Iryna Pinchuk is а Director of the Ukrainian Research Institute of Social and Forensic Psychiatry and Drug Abuse Ministry of Health of Ukraine and In-country Director of SAMHSA PEPFAR International Addiction Technology Transfer Center-Ukraine. She graduated as a medical doctor in 1991 at the Donetsk Medical University, Ukraine. 

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Diana Lesme Romero

Diana Lesme Romero is the Director of the Department of Psychology and faculty of Philosophy and Human Sciences at Universidad Católica Nstra. Sra. de la Asunción.  Dr. Lesme Romero does research in Educational Psychology, Clinical Psychology, and Developmental Psychology.   

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Isidore Obot

Isidore S. Obot is Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Uyo, and Director, Centre for Research and Information on Substance Abuse (CRISA). 

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Fernando Salazar

Dr. Fernando Salazar is Principal Professor at the Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University in Lima - Peru. Dr. Salazar received his doctorate in 1994 from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill School of Public Health.

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Rehana Kader

Dr. Rehana Kader is a Clinical Psychologist at the Mindwize Clinic, Rondebosch Medical Centre.  She provides psychotherapy for a wide range of clinical disorders, including mood disorders, anxiety related disorders, adjustment disorders, relationship issues and generally helping people to cope with life stressors.

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Prapapun Chucharoen

Dr. Prapapun Chucharoen is a program director of Master of Art in Addiction Studies, ASEAN Institute for Health Developent, Mahidol University, Thailand.

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Xavier Ferrer

Psych. D, specialist on clinical psychology and expert on health promotion. Working in addictions since 1978, has been linked both to practice in therapy, prevention and research and, simultaneously, to training of professionals. In the field of higher education, he started organizing Seminars on Addictions at the University of Barcelona (UB) (1978-85), and published a proposal (1983) to create a multidisciplinary specialist course on addictions at the University level.

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Executive Director

Kimberly Johnson

Kimberly A. Johnson, is the executive director of the International Consortium of Universities for Drug Demand Reduction and an associate research professor at the University of South Florida. Prior to her move to Florida, she served for two years as the  Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, a U.S. federal government agency.

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Treasurer

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Education and Training Committee

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