Name: Daniele Zullino

Country: Switzerland

Affiliation:

Hospitals University of Geneva

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Address:

Grand-Pré 70C,
1202 Geneva.

Research Interests:

  • Addictions
  • Cyberaddictions
  • Impulsivity
  • Psychopharmacology

Biography:

  • Daniele Zullino is presently Head of the Division of Addiction Psychiatry at the University Hospitals of Geneva and Professor of Addiction Psychiatry at the University of Geneva.
  • He studied medicine in Basel, and received postgrade training mainly in Zurich, Basel and Lausanne.
  • From 1996 to 2005 he was attending physician at the University Hospitals of Lausanne with research activities in clinical psychopharmacology and addiction medicine.
  • In 2005, he was appointed director of the Division of Addiction Psychiatry in Geneva, where he integrated heroin-assisted treatments into the general opiate-based programs and opened the first internet-addiction program in Switzerland.

Presently his research group has 3 main research tracks:

(1) Impulsivity, automatism and motivation,

(2) Behavioral addictions and related disorders,

(3) Global Mental Health in addiction medicine.

The last two topics are developed in collaboration with the WHO. H