Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jon Grant, MD, JD, MPH
Dr. Jon Grant is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Chicago and an expert on Impulse Control and Addictive Disorders. Dr. Grant served as a Work Group Advisor for the DSM-5 and is board certified in Adult Psychiatry, Neurology, and with the Board of Addiction Medicine.
Dr. Grant has published over 300 peer-reviewed scientific articles and has authored or co-authored several books including Clinical Guide to Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders; Stop Me Because I Can’t Stop Myself: Taking Control of Impulsive Behavior; Pathological Gambling: A Clinical Guide to Treatment; and Impulsive Control Disorders: A Clinician’s Guide to Understanding and Treating Behavioral Addictions.
Dr. Grant is a popular presenter at many conferences both nationally and internationally because of his talent at translating ideas from complex research into pragmatic applications for clinicians. He is the Director of a Center of Excellence in Gambling Research supported by the National Center for Responsible Gaming.
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