Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: Classic Hallucinogens in the Treatment of Addiction

January 14, 2013

Michael Bogenschutz, M.D., Professor and Vice Chair for Addictions and Clinical Research in Psychiatry, presents, “Classic Hallucinogens in the Treatment of Addiction: New Beginnings for an Old Idea.” Dr. Bogenschutz is also an Attending Addictions Psychiatrist.

Friday, January 18, 2013
Domenici Center East Building, Auditorium Room 1220
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

At the end of this presentation the audience will be able to:
1. Become familiar with direct and circumstantial evidence concerning the possible anti-addictive effects of classic hallucinogen
2. Summarize recent research on the effects of psilocybin in normal and clinical populations
3. Understand the rationale and design of an ongoing phase 2a trial of psilocybin-assisted treatment for alcohol dependence.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and
behavioral health providers are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

For a list of Grand Rounds through January 2013, click here