The 8th Africa and Middle East Congress on Addiction (AMECA)

&

The Third international conference of Psycho-Addictology

 

Organized by:

Association Marocaine de Psycho-Addictologie

International network of Psycho-Addictology

 

28-30 October, 2021

 

Conference theme:

Addiction and Comorbidity: Biopsychosocial Mechanisms

 

Thursday, October 28, 2021  (all times are in local Morocco time)

6:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

7:15 PM

Welcome Remarks and Introduction:

 

Ismail Rammouz (Agadir)

Mustafa al’Absi (Minnesota)

Amine Benyamina (Paris)

Fatima Asri (Marrakech)

 

 

Session I: Opening keynote presentation

 

Chair: Mustafa al’Absi

 

Keynote Speaker: Richard Rawson, University of California, Los Angeles, USA.

Stimulant Use Disorders:  A Global Perspective

 

Break

7: 30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8: 30

Session II (English)

 

Chair: Hassan Rahioui (Paris)

 

§  The concept of Psychoaddictology vs Dual Disorders

Daniele Zullino (Geneva)

 

§  Comorbidities tobacco and psychiatric disorders

Alain Dervaux (Paris)

 

§  Psychosis: First episode and cannabis

Clairélaine Ouellet-Plamondon (Montreal)

 

Q&A

 

 

 

 

 

Friday. October 29. 2021

(all times are in local Morocco time)

5: 00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5:40

 

5:50

Session III: Oral Poster Presentation (French)

 

Chair:  Meryem Elyazaji (Casablanca) & Fatiha Manoudi (Marrakech)  

 

§  Interactions between sexual disorders and substance abuse in psychiatric patients.  Wiam Elbouchalli (Oujda)

§  Tobacco dependence and motivation to quit among schizophrenic patients. Ahmed Achbani (Agadir)

§  Addictions et comorbidités psychiatriques chez la Femme Sophia Bahetta (Rabat)

§  Evaluation de l’usage des réseaux sociaux au cours de la pandémie  Covid 19 chez les jeunes adultes. Saadia Karroumi (Marrakech)

 

Q&A

 

             Break

6:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7:00

 

7:20

Session IV (English)

 

Chair: Mickael Naassila (Amiens)

 

§  Cannabis use and comorbidities: Consideration for young mental health (Daniele Zullino (Geneva)

§  Psychedelics in alcohol use disorders. Mickael Naassila (Amiens)

§  COVID and Addiction Presentation. A global survey on mental health and addiction during the early wave of the pandemic                          Arwa Ben Salah (Tunisia)

 

Q&A

 

Break

 

7:30 PM

 

 Session V (English)

Chair: Fatima Elomari (Rabat)

§  Assessment challenges and policies prevention among patients suffering of gambling disorder. Cheryl Dickson, (Lausanne)

§  Examples of global research. Khat Research Program: Mental Health Comorbidity Motohiro Nakajima (Duluth)

§  Impulsivity mediates the impact of early life adversity on high risk behaviors among Tunisian adolescents Sana El Mhamdi (Tunisia)

 

 

Saturday. October 30. 2021

(all times are in local Morocco time)

4:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4:40 PM

 

4:50 PM

 Session VI : Oral Poster Presentation (French)

 

Chairs:   Bouchra Oneib (Oujda) &  Imane Adali (Marrakech)

 

§  Prévalence et facteurs associés à l’usage des substances psycho actives chez les patients bipolaires de la région de l’oriental. Saadi Ikram (Oujda)

§  Tabagisme et suicidalité chez les patients schizophrènes. Ibtissam Koubaa (Oujda)

§  Comportement des patients addicts suivis à l’Hôpital Ar-razi durant la pandémie COVID-19. Z. Bencharfa (Rabat)

§  Addiction to Smartphone Among the Student of Higher Institute of Nursing and Technical Health Professions Guelmim; Morocco. FZ Ramdani (Guelmim)

 

Q&A

 

Break

5: 00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6:10 PM

Session VII (French)

 

Chair: Mehdi Paes (Rabat)

 

§  Le Cannabidiol dans les troubles psychiatriques Hassan Rahioui, (Paris)

§  Cadre des traitements de substitution aux opiacés et médecins généralistes. Olivier Simon (Lausanne)

 

§  ADHD et addictions. Jacques Bouchez (Paris)

 

Q&A

 

6:30 PM Closing

Ismail Rammouz (Agadir)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chairs :

Prof Amine Benyamina (Paris) & Prof Mustafa al’Absi (USA)

    Scientific Committee

  1. Dr Clairélaine Ouellet-Plamondon (Montreal)
  2. Prof Amine Benyamina (Paris)
  3. Prof Mickael Naassila (Amiens)
  4. Dr Hassan Rahioui (Paris)
  5. Prof Ismail Rammouz (Agadir)
  6. Dr Olivier Simon (Lausanne)
  7. Prof Daniele Zullino (Genève)

Organizing Committee

  1. Prof. Ismail Rammouz, (Agadir)
  2. Prof Mustafa al’Absi (USA)
  3. Prof Fatima Asri (Marrakech)
  4. Prof Mohamed Agoub (Casablanca)
  5. Dr Hassan Rahioui (Paris)
  6. Prof. Said Boujraf, (Fès)
  7. Prof Khalid Mouhadi, (Agadir)

 

 

2021 AMECA Seminar Series