KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Speaker Biography
Professor Colin DrummondProfessor of Addiction Psychiatry,
Head of the Alcohol Research
Group, and Consultant Psychiatrist,
National Addiction Centre, Institute
of Psychiatry, Psychology and
Neuroscience, King’s College
London, UK
Professor Lisa MarschCenter Director, Dartmouth Center
for Technology and Behavioral
Health, New Hampshire, USA

Professor Katie Witkiewitz
Professor of Psychology, Center on
Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and
Addictions, University of
New Mexico, USA
Katie Witkiewitz, PhD, is a Professor of Psychology at the University of New Mexico. Her research focuses on advanced quantitative research methods and developing novel behavioral interventions to understand and improve the delivery of personalised treatment for addiction. She has conducted numerous empirical studies on alcohol and drug relapse, mechanisms of addiction treatment outcomes, as well as the development of interventions to prevent alcohol and substance use relapse using precision medicine approaches. To date, Professor Witkiewitz has authored 5 books, over 200 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, and she has given over 75 presentations and invited talks.