Name: Otto Lesch

Country: Austria


University of Vienna , Vienna · Medizinische, University Wien.

Phone no: + 01 40400 35 31

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University Clinic of Psychiatry, Waehringer Guertel 18-20 A-1090, Vienna.

Research Interests:

Psychopharmacology, Neuropsychopharmacology, Addiction, Psychiatry, Psychiatric Epidemiology, Dual (Psychiatry), Diagnosis, Mood Disorders.


  • Univ. Prof. of Psych. and Neurol. at the Psychiatric Univ. Clinic, Vienna since 1991 
  • President of the Austrian Soc. for Addiction Med. since 2005
  • Lautenschläger Award 2009 by  ESBRA
  • FeDerSerD  Award 2010 by the Italian Soc.of Addiction Med.
  • Award of the University Prag 2011
  • President of the ESBRA conf. in Vienna 2011

Board Member:

  • Board member of International Society of Addiction Med. since 2007
  • Secretary of ESBRA 1993 – 2005

Editorial board member of the following journals:

  • Alcohol and Alcoholism
  • Journal on Alcoholism and related Addictions
  • Alcologia, European journal of alcohol studies
  • Managing editorial board of the Frontiers in Bioscience
  • Annals of Gastroenterology