Addiction, a brain disease?

To mark the special event of the honorary doctorate, awarded to Prof. Nora Volkow during the UvA Dies Natalis celebrations on the 8th of January, a public lecture and debate will take place at the OBA.

09Jan2018 20:15 - 22:00


OBA, Public Library of Amsterdam - OBA Theatre, 7th floor (Oosterdokskade 143, 1011 DL Amsterdam)


Prof. Wim van den Brink
Em. Professor Addiction Psychiatry, AMC-UvA, Amsterdam, NL 


Prof. Nora Volkow
Director National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA), Rockville, USA
Prof. Marc Lewis
Em. Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Nijmegen, NL/Toronto, CA

Panel moderator

Prof. Damiaan Denys
Professor of Psychiatry, AMC-UvA, Amsterdam, NL


Prof. Nora Volkow, Em. Prof. Marc Lewis
Dr. Michiel van der Wolff, Associate Professor of Law, Rotterdam, NL
Mrs. Jolande Bastiaans, Chief-Editor LEF
Prof. Reinout Wiers, Professor of Developmental Psychology at the University of Amsterdam, NL

Published by  Amsterdam Brain and Cognition (ABC)